The Redgrave Family

Another acting dynasty...

Renowned actor Michael Redgrave and his wife/actress Rachel Kempson had 3 children (Vanessa, Corin and Lynn) who have acted in 270 films among them! They also have 4 grandchildren who have acted as well. (Natasha Richardson, Joely Richardson, Jemma Redgrave, and Carlo Gabriel Nero)



Siblings (left to right)

Vanessa, Corin and Lynn Redgrave




Vanessa with her daughter Joely Richardson (on right) and her granddaughter (Joely's daughter) Daisy Bevan (on left)

Daisy has appeared in The Affair of the Necklace (as the Princess Royal) and her mom Joely was in the same film as Marie Antoinette

Daisy has also appeared in Elizabeth (1998)







Joely in The Patriot
where she played opposite Mel Gibson





Natasha Richardson
with husband Liam Neeson






Natasha
played Vanessa's daughter in Evening

Natasha said, "It felt like a very special, unique opportunity to play mother and daughter on screen, as well as both of us playing these characters
- being able to bring all our relationship, all our love, history, pain and difficulties in order to serve this film."




Vanessa played the older version of Briony in Atonement. Her ex-son-in-law Tim Bevan was one of the producers for the film.







Corin Redgrave
shown on the right as
Sir William Elliot in Persuasion

He has also made his mark
as Old Jolyon in
The Foryste Saga












Corin's daughter Jemma Redgrave
has been seen as Dr. Eleanor Bramwell
in Bramwell
See original photo here
and as Lady Bertram
in Mansfield Park (2007)

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