Celebrity Kids Who Make Their Parents Look Bad

Growing up as the child of a celebrity isn’t easy. You’re constantly in the limelight, you have unlimited access to money, and it’s easy to get caught up in the wrong crowd. It’s rare to find a celebrity with a kid who hasn’t ended up in some sort of trouble.

These kids couldn’t avoid the temptation and allowed Hollywood to get the best (and the worst) of them. Even someone as wholesome as Tom Hanks couldn’t keep his son from getting caught up with drug addiction. Read on to find out which kids have ended up arrested, in rehab, and making their famous parents want to pull out their hair.

Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Is Just As Troubled As He Is

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RDJ’s eldest son, Indio Downey, was busted in 2014 for possession of cocaine. His father immediately sent him to rehab for substance abuse because if anyone knows what it’s like to rise and fall thanks to drugs, it’s Robert Downey Jr.

RDJ was Hollywood’s resident bad boy for years and was actually in and out of rehab while Indio was a young boy. Downey Jr.’s substance abuse is part of the reason why he and Indio’s mother divorced.