Catherine Zeta-Jones has shared how her daughter Carys Zeta Douglas wants to follow in her footsteps.
On Tuesday, the Oscar-winning actress, 51, told Drew Barrymore then her mini me is determined to get into acting, and while she excels in history and politics, being in front of the camera is her passion.
She has even been warned by father Michael Douglas, whose father is the recently deceased Kirk Douglas, that if she pursues Hollywood, she will always be called ‘the daughter of’.
Will lightning strike twice? Catherine Zeta-Jones, exactly in 1992, talked about how her left daughter Carys wants to follow in her footsteps. On Tuesday, the actress told Drew Barrymore that her mini-me is committed to acting, and while she’s excelled at history and politics, she’s passionate about being in front of the camera.
Michael wasn’t so quick to say, “Michael has told them what it’s like to be” the daughter of “in the same industry, which I think is similar when you’re doing business. If you’re successful in business, your kids will, it’s not easy access, ”she said; seen in 2019
Catherine – who is currently starring in Prodigal Son – also said son Dylan Michael Douglas, 20, is also interested in becoming an actor, and she was honest with Drew about what her kids will face as she spoke to the star through Zoom.
“Their love for the craft of acting is so strong that even like Michael, they do their brains, politics and history in school, but their passion is acting,” said the Zorro star.
And they’ve never done anything professional, but they do want to act.
Not yet, but soon: “And they’ve never done anything professional, but they want to act,” says the designer of Casa Zeta-Jones.
Drew listens: ‘And you know you come from a family where your name is synonymous, very much like Michael, very similar stories where you both had to be:’ The kids of. ” Kirk was a huge star thanks to Spartacus when Michael got his star. Drew is the granddaughter of a great theater star
And you know you come from a family where your name is synonymous, much like Michael, very similar stories where you both had to be: ‘The kids of.’ ‘Kirk was a huge star thanks to Spartacus when Michael started.
But Catherine emerged alone in London. “I’ve never had myself thinking,” Audition? I’m in. They don’t want me, I’ll just line up around the corner and line up again, “she joked.
But my kids, Michael has told them what it’s like to be ‘the daughter of’ in the same industry, which I think is similar when you’re doing business. If you are successful in the business your kids will, it’s not an easy way to get in, in fact you have to prove yourself more so even with that deterrent my kids say “No sorry we still want to do.” ‘
Yes, him too: Catherine also said son Dylan is also interested in becoming an actor, and she was honest with Drew about what her kids will face as she spoke to the star through Zoom
The gang: Michael and Catherine with their children Carys and Dylan in London in 2015
And I’ve had a great life as an actor and if they get half the joy I’ve had. All I want is for my kids to be happy and healthy, everything else is a bonus, ‘said the Chicago star.
But first her daughter goes to college first and then she goes to Hollywood.
“Yeah, it’s just so bizarre because Michael and I are about to become empty nesters and that term is so cold to me,” What do you mean empty nesters? They don’t go anywhere, they just go to school, “‘ she said.
But she said it gives her joy to be an empty nester.
‘Because I see what Michael and I have done and I don’t brag, as a parent you never know what you’re going to get. The best plans, whatever, it’s just two people coming together and there’s a creation and then you guide them. I had a mother who… who was wonderful, ”she recalled.
On to school: but first her daughter goes to university. “Yeah, it’s just so bizarre because Michael and I are about to become empty nesters and that term to me is like so cold,” What do you mean by empty nesters? They don’t go anywhere, they just go to school , “‘ she said
The 12 star of The Ocean then said: ‘With my kids I have tried to instill those qualities as best I can and both Michael and I the best, the greatest joy is when we get compliments on our child’s behavior and their manners and how they are just good two. children on the ground. ‘
And Catherine also talked about her special relationship with Michael.
‘There is something that really connects us, even our handwriting. It’s like we go to restaurants long before Covid we went to restaurants and if we were in a big family or friends dinner it could be 20 or 24 people we always love to mix we never like the next with each other when we go to dinner because we want to talk to other people and so when Michael is on one side of the table and I on the other, you can guarantee that we will order the same starter, main course and dessert ‘
Drew added, “Sounds like you two were made for each other.”
She fought her way to fame: Philip Franks as Charley, Zeta-Jones as Mariette Larkins, Pam Ferris as Ma, David Jason as Pop Larkins in The Darling Buds of May in 1992
Her new show: Catherine plays Dr Vivian Capshaw with Michael Sheen on Prodigal Son