These people were surprised how popular their parents actually are
Growing up, you have a pretty strong idea of who your parents are.
More often than not, growing up means discovering there was so much you didn’t know.
Now imagine discovering that one of those things is that your parent is famous.
That was the reality for these famous kids who didn’t grow up knowing their parents were famous.
Alexa Ray Joel just thought her parents, Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley, were “popular.”
Jack Quaid couldn’t understand why his parents’ work was cooler than anyone else’s.
Dax Shepard’s daughter started asking questions about his podcast.
Hilary Duff’s son, Luca, heard about it from friends at school.
Prince Jackson began to understand his late father’s fame by seeing how concert-goers reacted to Michael Jackson.
Kaia Gerber’s awakening came on a trip to Disneyland.
Brooklyn Beckham watched a stadium full of people react to his father.
Moses Martin caught it when he attended a Justin Bieber concert with mom Gwyneth Paltrow.
Rumer Willis was almost a teenager before she realized how big Bruce Willis and Demi Moore were.
Pam Anderson’s sons were too young to know about her Baywatch fame, so Dylan and Brandon Lee didn’t find out their mother was famous until they were teenagers themselves.
Georgia May Jagger didn’t think Jerry Hall or Mick Jagger had unusual jobs.
Ricky Martin’s twins were amazed when they first saw him perform for real.
Emily Blunt and John Krasinski’s oldest daughter, Hazel, declined to say how she found out.
Julianne Moore’s children, Caleb and Liv, didn’t know until they attended an awards ceremony where she was honored.
What would you do if you found out that someone you know is famous? Which ignorant child surprised you the most? Open in the comments!