Children Of Celebs Who Couldn’t Stay Out Of Trouble


Sometimes the children of big time celebrities get swept up in the temptations of Hollywood, including the parties, drugs, and money. Their celeb parents have tried their best to teach their kids right from wrong. However, these celebrities’ children couldn’t stay out of trouble.

Bon Jovi’s Daughter

Bon Jovi is an American rocker, who has released multiple hit albums. However, his daughter, Stephanie Rose, has not seen such success. However, she has run into some trouble with the law. In 2012, she overdosed on opioids, as a freshman attending the Central New York school. She was originally charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of marijuana. However, the charges were dropped. Bon Jovi told People magazine that “It was a terrible speed bump that we got over.”


Bruce Willis & Demi Moore’s Daughter

In 2014, Bruce Willis and Demi Moore’s daughter, Tallulah, entered rehab. She checked herself in, after her celeb parents gave her an ultimatum. They said they would take everything from her, and cut her off financially, if she did not get help for her drug and alcohol abuse. She also ran into some trouble when she was 17. Known as a partier in Hollywood, she was arrested for underage drinking. Taullulah has being doing well since her time in rehab.


Farrah Fawcett’s Son

The only child of the late Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O’Neal is Redmond O’Neal. Throughout most of his adult life, Redmond had dealt with drug abuse and problems. In 2008, he was convicted of a drug felony. Since 2008, he has been charged 4 times with parole violations. His latest violation was in 2014. During a normal traffic stop, police found heroin and a weapon in his car. He was later sentenced to 3 years in prison for the violations. However, he was released early.

Hugh Hefner’s Son

When you are the son of Hugh Hefner, you would think you would have no troubles in the world. However, this was not the case with Marston Hefner. In 2012, he was charged with domestic violence, against his at the time girlfriend and model, Claire Sinclair (pictured). He plead ‘no contest’ to the charge. He was sentenced to a 52-week domestic violence program. He was also ordered to stay away from Claire. Claire had previously told press that they had tumultuous relationship.


Hulk Hogan’s Son

Hulk Hogan’s son, Nick, always had a need for speed. He would boast about how fast he could drive, not just on the racetrack, but also on the highways. However, in 2007, that backfired. He had been drinking, when he lost control of his car and slammed into a tree. His best friend, John Graziano, was in the car, and wasn’t wearing a seatbelt. He suffered brain damage and now needs to have 24-hour nursing care. He accepted a plea deal and was sentenced to serve 8 months in jail.


Ice-T’s Grandson

Ice-T’s grandson, Elyjah Marrow, was charged with involuntary manslaughter in 2015. Also an admitted small time drug dealer, Marrow was holding a stolen gun when it accidentally went off. He shot his roommate, Daryus Johnson, in the chest. Johnson was declared dead at the hospital. On top of the involuntary manslaughter, he was also charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, possession of marijuana more than an ounce, theft by receiving stolen property and possession of firearm during commission of a felony reckless conduct.


Jackie Chan’s Son

With the strict teachings of Kung Fu, Jackie Chan probably brought up his son with strong morals. However, his son, Jaycee, still ran into some legal issues. In 2014, in Beijing, Jaycee was arrested for drug possession. With China’s harsh legal punishment laws, Jaycee was facing up to life in prison for allegedly hosting others to consume marijuana. He was eventually sentenced to 6 months in prison and fined 2,000 yuan. He now keeps a low profile and stays out of trouble.

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James Brown’s Daughter

Sadly, James Brown’s daughter, Vanisha has struggled throughout her life. In 2012, she was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, leaving the scene of an accident and first-degree assault and battery. It has been reported that she has been arrested dozens of times before. She also suffers from drug abuse. Unfortunately, she no longer has her father around to help show her the way.

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Joe Montana’s Son

Famed football player, Joe Montana, has a son Nate, who seemed like he could have followed in his father’s legendary footsteps. However, in 2011, Nate Montana hit a road block when he was arrested for a DUI. He was originally pulled over for driving 39 miles per hour in a 25 mph zone. The charge was reduced to reckless driving, and Nate only had to pay a total of $435 in fines and court costs. He also lost his license for 6 months, which happened automatically after refusing to take the breathalyzer test.


Johnny Cash’s Son

Living with Johnny Cash must not have been the easiest upbringing for his son, John Carter Cash. John Carter was arrested in 2014, for allegedly stripping to his underwear in a Canadian airport. After the arrest, it was confirmed that he was under the influence. Security was able to convince him to put his clothes back on and only a few people saw. Therefore, the no charges were actually filed.

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Keith Richards’ Daughter

Fashion model, and daughter of legendary rocker Keith Richards, Theodora, was arrested in 2011. Police caught her writing graffiti on a SoHo convent. When she was arrested, police also found drugs in her purse. She was charged with making graffiti, possession of a graffiti instrument and possession of a controlled substance. During the arrest, Theodora allegedly said to police “I hope I don’t get into trouble for this.”


Laurence Fishburne’s Daughter

Although she was never arrested, Laurence Fishburne was very disappointed in his daughter, Montana, for other reasons. In 2010, Montana decided to star in a XXX-rated adult film. Laurence offered lots of money to keep the film off the market. However, he failed. After the tape was released, Montana than faked a suicide attempt. According to Inquisitr, Montana is no longer “welcome in his life.”


Lionel Richie’s Daughter

Lionel Richie’s daughter, Nicole, may be best known for starring on the reality show The Simple Life, alongside Paris Hilton. However, she has also had some run-ins with the law. In 2002, she was arrested, after a fight in a New York City club, but the charges were dropped. In 2003, she was arrested in Malibu, California, for driving with a revoked license and possession of heroin. In 2006, she was arrested for a DUI. However, she has since cleaned up her act.


Malcolm X’s Daughter & Granddaughter

Malcolm X was one of the most courageous human rights activists ever. Therefore, you would think strong morals would run in his children’s blood. However, this is not the case for his daughter, Malikah Shabazz, and his granddaughter, Bettih Shabazz. After being found with a stolen U-Haul filled with injured dogs, in January 2017, the two were charged with seven counts of animal cruelty and vehicle theft.

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Marlon Brando’s Son

Christian Brando was the only child of Marlon Brando and his first wife, Anna Kashfi. In 1990, after his half-sister, Cheyenne, told him that her boyfriend was beating her, Christian took punishment into his own hands. He shot and killed her boyfriend, Dag Drollet, in his father’s residence, in Hollywood. He was sentenced to prison in 1991 and was released in 1996. But in 2005, he was back into trouble after pleading ‘no contest’ to a spousal abuse charge. Unfortunately, Christian died of pneumonia in 2008.


Martin Sheen’s Son

It’s no surprise that Martin Sheen’s son, Charlie, has had some issues in the past. The media has had a field day with all of his legal problems. In 1998, he had a stroke after overdosing on heroin. In 2009, he was arrested for assaulting his, at the time wife, Brooke Mueller. He was sentenced to 30 days in a drug rehab center, 30 days of probation, and 36 hours of anger management. Last report was in 2016, when he decided to lessen his child support payments to 2 of his wives, Brooke Mueller and Denise Richards.


Michael Douglas’ Son

Michael Douglas’ son, Cameron, has been arrested multiple times. His first charge, in 1999, a misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance, is among the lowest offense he would face. He would later be charged with intent to distribute. In 2010, he was sentence to 5 years in prison after being caught selling large amounts of methamphetamine and cocaine out of a hotel room in New York. After being caught with drugs in prison in 2011, four and half years were added to his sentence. In August 2016, he was released early and transferred to a halfway house.


NeNe Leakes’ Son

NeNe Leakes is best known for her eight-year stint on the reality television series The Real Housewives of Atlanta. However, her son, Bryant, is known for other things. Since 2010, he has been arrested multiple times. The charges include drug possession, DUI,  and shoplifting. Finally, in 2015, he was arrested at a McDonalds on charges related to the forgery of Taco Bell checks. Bryant’s brother, Damian, has since told media he is working to getting back on the right track.


Nick Nolte’s Son

Nick Nolte is a decorated veteran actor, who has appeared in film such as The Prince of Tides, The Deep, Lorenzo’s Oil, Hulk, Hotel Rwanda, and The Ridiculous 6. However, he has also had some legal troubles such as using counterfeit documents and a possible DUI. Therefore, it may be no surprise, that his son, Brawley, has also gotten into some trouble. In 2009, he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of a controlled substance.


Rudy Giuliani’s Daughter

Rudy Giuliani is a former mayor of New York City. As a politician, one would think his family would be very well behaved. However, his daughter, Caroline, had other ideas. In 2010, she was attending Harvard University, and she was 20 years old. While in New York City, she was caught trying to shoplift a total of $100 worth of cosmetics from a Sephora. The store owner’s decided not to press charges once they realized who she was.


Tommy Hilfiger’s Son

Tommy Hilfiger’s son is a rapper, who goes by the stage name Rich Hil. However, his birth name is Richard Hilfiger. In 2015, Rich got into some trouble after an altercation at a Miami nightclub. Police were called after Rich punched a bouncer in the face, after not being allowed in. Rich was arrested and charged with battery, disorderly conduct, and possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana.


Rod Stewart’s Son

Rod Stewart’s son, Sean, has had multiple lapse of judgements, in the past. In 2007, he was not allowed into a Hollywood party, therefore, he decided to attack a couple with a brick. In 2010, he was pulled over for a traffic violation, but then was discovered that he was driving with an outstanding warrant for a suspended license. His most recent arrest was in 2015. He was arrested at Miami International Airport for riding the luggage conveyor belt, into a restricted area. He was on his way to Haiti for a charity event.


Cybill Shepherd’s Son

Cybill Shepherd’s son, Cyrus Zachariah Shepherd-Oppenheim, was arrested for a crime you don’t normally hear about. In 2010, he was arrested at Philadelphia International Airport. He was accused of stealing from the carry-on luggage of two passengers. He had stolen various items such as a camera, make up case, and money. He was charged with two counts of theft. After the charges were made, it was decided he would enroll in a pretrial diversion program.


George W. Bush’s Daughters

When your father is the head of the most powerful country in the world, its hard for anything you do to go unnoticed. Therefore, when George W. Bush’s twin daughters, Barbara and Jenna, were out doing some drinking, while underage, it was no surprise that they got caught. They were out at a tex-mex restaurant drinking. Jenna was charged with attempting to buy alcohol with false identification and Barbara of being a minor in possession of alcohol. Jenna had previously been charged with possession of alcohol.


Nicolas Cage’s Son

Nicolas Cage’s son, Weston, has certainly had his issues. Most recently, in February 2017, he was arrested for a DUI. While behind the wheel, under the influence, he hit multiple cars without stopping. He also hit several signs and mailboxes, before hitting a tree. After hitting the tree, when police arrived on site, they noticed Weston was still trying to start the car and drive away. Weston previously had dealt with substance abuse and went to rehab for his problems.


Michael Jordan’s Son

While still playing college basketball Michael Jordan’s son, Marcus, got into some trouble. When he was senior, he was arrested and charged with resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and obstruction. He was in Nebraska to see the U.S. Olympics swimming trials, when he got into an argument with to females outside a hotel. Police were called and it took several officers to subdue him. However, he has moved on from his legal issues and now owns a sneaker store.


Robert Downey Jr.’s Son

In 2014, Robert Downey Jr.’s son, Indio, was charged with a felony drug possession. Sadly, Robert told the New York Daily News, ‘Unfortunately there’s a genetic component to addiction and Indio has likely inherited it.” After he was charged, he entered a rehab program. The cocaine possession conviction was dismissed after he completed the 20-month program. However, Robert shows his support for his son via social media, expressing how proud he is that has son has stayed sober ever since.

Tom Hanks’ Son

Chet Hanks has caused some problems for actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson. In 2015, he rear-ended someone, with his parents’ car. The victim claimed Chet was under the influence and driving recklessly. The victim decided to sue the Hanks, as he claimed he suffered brain injury and whiplash. The previous year Chet had checked into rehab. However, since the incidents he is very open about his sobriety and his will to stay clean.

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O.J. Simpson’s Son

O.J. Simpson is best known for the legendary murder case of his wife, Nicole Brown. No one is still fully convinced of who actually committed the murder. However, the case also swept up his children into a media frenzy. One of those kids was Jason. Jason, however, also had his trouble. In 1990, he was convicted of a DUI. In 1992, he pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace after he assaulted the owner of the restaurant where he was working.


Mel Gibson’s Son

Christian Gibson, the son of Mel Gibson, is now 34 years old. However, in his younger days, he definitely had some issues. When in college, he was arrested for drunk driving and went to rehab to control substance abuse issues. He was also once associated with the Malibu gang MLO. However, the gang was relatively harmless as they worst known offense was graffitiing. He now is a landscape photographer.

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