Golden Globe Ambassadors Through the Years

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 10 Jan 2018

Every year, a child of a performer is chosen to be Mr. or Miss Golden Globes. This year, the HFPA has renamed this position as the Golden Globe Ambassadors. Here's a look back at the photogenic progeny that includes both A-listers and unknowns.

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Dwayne Johnson at an event for The 43rd Annual People's Choice Awards (2017)

Simone Garcia Johnson, 2018

Famous parent: Dwayne Johnson

Career Highlights:

—The 2018 Golden Globes will be Johnson's entertainment industry debut.

Sylvester Stallone, Sophia Rose Stallone, Sistine Rose Stallone, and Scarlet Rose Stallone

Sophia, Sistine, and Scarlet Stallone, 2017

Famous parent: Sylvester Stallone

Career Highlights:

—All three daughters have made appearances associated with their father's work on titles like Inferno: The Making of 'The Expendables' and "Access Hollywood."

Jamie Foxx and Corinne Foxx

Corrinne Foxx, 2016

Famous parent: Jamie Foxx

Career Highlights:

—The 2016 Golden Globes will be Foxx's entertainment industry debut.

Kevin Bacon, Kyra Sedgwick, and Sosie Bacon at an event for 71st Golden Globe Awards (2014)

Sosie Bacon, 2014

Famous parents: Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick

Career Highlights:

— Guest starred on multiple episodes of her mother's show, "The Closer"

— Appeared in two episodes of "Scream: The TV Series"

Michael J. Fox, Tracy Pollan, and Sam Michael Fox at an event for 70th Golden Globe Awards (2013)

Sam Michael Fox, 2013

Famous parents: Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan

Career Highlights:

— Fox's stint as Mr. Golden Globes is his only entertainment industry credit

Francesca Eastwood

Francesca Eastwood, 2013

Famous parent: Clint Eastwood

Career Highlights:

— Played the recurring role Molly Parker on "Heroes Reborn"

— Starred in the 2012 reality series about her family, "Mrs. Eastwood & Company"

Andie MacDowell and Rainey Qualley

Rainey Qualley, 2012

Famous parent: Andie McDowell

Career Highlights:

— Played a small role on an episode of "Mad Men"

— Sang a song on the soundtrack of her mother's series "Cedar Cove"

Gia Mantegna at an event for The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2011)

Gia Mantegna, 2011

Famous parent: Joe Mantegna

Career Highlights:

— In 2015 she played recurring roles on "The Middle" and "Under the Dome"

— Starred in the teen series "Gigantic" from 2010-11

Alfre Woodard and Mavis Spencer

Mavis Spencer, 2010

Famous parent: Alfre Woodard

Career Highlights:

— Spencer is a nationally ranked equestrian who professes to have no interest in the entertainment industry

Rumer Willis

Rumer Willis, 2009

Famous parents: Demi Moore and Bruce Willis

Career Highlights:

— Won season 20 of "Dancing With the Stars"

— Played the recurring character Gia on "90210"

— Supporting roles in numerous independent movies

Jack Nicholson and Lorraine Nicholson at an event for The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2007)

Lorraine Nicholson, 2007

Famous parent: Jack Nicholson

Career Highlights:

— Played Adam Sandler's daughter in the comedy Click

— Supporting roles in the films Soul Surfer and World's Greatest Dad

Melanie Griffith and Dakota Johnson at an event for The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2006)

Dakota Johnson, 2006

Famous Parents: Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson

Career Highlights:

— Starred as Anastasia Steele in the hit movie Fifty Shades of Grey and will reprise the role in two sequels, Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed

— Ranked number four on IMDb's Top 10 stars of 2015

— In February 2016, her comedy How to be Single will be released

Kevin Costner and Lily Costner at an event for The 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards (2004)

Lily Costner, 2004

Famous Parent: Kevin Costner

Career Highlights:

— Her father cast her in a small role in his infamous box office flop The Postman

A.J. Lamas

A.J. Lamas, 2003

Famous Parent: Lorenzo Lamas

Career Highlights:

— Appeared in a short-lived reality show about his family "Leave it to Lamas" in 2009

— Recurred on the teen dramedy "Gigantic"

Andy Garcia and Dominik García-Lorido

Dominik Garcia-Lorido, 2003

Famous Parent: Andy Garcia

Career Highlights:

— Played major roles in four projects with the word "city" in the title: The Lost City, City Island, Magic City Memoirs, and "Magic City"

— Starred opposite Jason Statham in the 2015 film Wild Card

Liza Huber and Susan Lucci

Liza Huber, 2000

Famous Parent: Susan Lucci

Career Highlights: — Starred as heiress Gwen Hotchkiss on the daytime soap opera "Passions" from 1999-2000 and 2002-08.

— In a real-life version of the film "Baby Boom," Huber left the entertainment industry to launch a natural baby food company.

Cybill Shepherd and Clementine Ford at an event for The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1998)

Clementine Ford, 1998

Famous Parent: Cybill Sheppard.

Career Highlights:

— Played Molly Kroll, the daughter of Sheppard's character, Phyllis, on "The L Word"

— Was the third actress to play the character of Mackenzie Browning on daytime soap opera "The Young & the Restless" from 2008-10.

Freddie Prinze Jr.

Freddie Prinze Junior, 1996

Famous Parent: Freddie Prinze

Career Highlights:

— Star of beloved 1990s teen movies I Know What You Did Last Summer and She's All That

— Prinze Jr. is the voice of Kanan Jarrus on "Star Wars Rebels"

Joely Fisher

Joely Fisher, 1992

Famous Parents: Eddie Fisher and Connie Stevens

Career Highlights:

— In 1998, Fisher was a Golden Globe nominee in the TV Supporting Actress category for her role on the sit-com "Ellen"

— Series regular on six TV series: "Ellen," "Grosse Point", "Normal, Ohio", "Danny", "Baby Bob", "Wild Card", and "'Til Death"

Miss Golden Globe Gigi Garner

Gigi Garner, 1988

Famous Parent: James Garner

Career Highlights:

— Garner's covers of pop songs were top-40 hits in Europe during the 1980s

Laura Dern at an event for ABC7 Eyewitness News (1969)

Laura Dern, 1982

Famous Parents: Oscar-nominees Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd

Career Highlights: — Followed in her parents footsteps by earning Oscar nominations in 1992 for Rambling Rose and 2015 for Wild

— Won three Golden Globes in three different categories: Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV for "Afterburn" in 1993, Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television for "Recount" in 2009, and Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series — Comedy or Musical in 2012 for "Enlightened"


Linda Evans, 1964

Famous Parents: Evans' parents were not celebrities. Originally, Miss Golden Globes was a title bestowed on an up-and-coming actress. A few years later, the Globes came up with the Children-of-the-Stars concept.

Career Highlights:

— Played Audra, the youngest member of a wealthy ranching family on the TV western "The Big Valley" from 1965-69

— Became a television icon when she starred as Krystle Carrington, a matriarch who could hold her own in a cat fight, on the hit primetime soap "Dynasty" from 1981-89

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