Who knew being rich didn’t require an age limit? While most youngsters spend their days stressing over exams and scraping up all their loose change for a Starbucks frappuccino, life is quite the opposite for the youths of today’s rich and famous.
Whether they’ve been born into money or achieved it over some crazy talent – these are the people who’ve kick-started their lives in the most extravagant ways possible. Popular Everything is delving into the success stories of some of the youngest players in the business.
Alternative music lovers, listen up! The hottest new artist who’s been generating headlines for her dark, twisted take on pop music is only seventeen-years-old…and boy has she achieved a lot in those years. We present to you, Billie Eilish.
Things began to blow up for the Californian bombshell back in 2016. How? Through the magical wonderland of social media. A SoundCloud recording of her song “Ocean Eyes” instantly became viral, and now this girl is storming the charts. The future is bright for this young talent!
Who remembers the Spice Girls? Romeo Beckham is the second youngest child of Victoria (Posh Spice) and David Beckham’s uber-glam fam; feel old yet? Coming from such a high-status family can only mean one thing for their sixteen-year-old son: ultra wealth.
Over the years, the young star has become somewhat of a British heartthrob in the teen world. His Instagram is jam-packed full of snaps detailing his donning of designer garments, and expensive days out. This may be a big deal to us, but when your dad is a soccer legend, it’s just part and parcel of daily life.
Willow Smith is one of those child stars who was simply destined for fame. Not only is she the daughter of our favorite A-list couple, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, but she’s a pretty talented music artist, too.
Smith kicked off her musical career back in 2010, after getting us all dancing along to her debut single “Whip My Hair.” Since then, the young star has been wowing the crowds with her alternative looks on social media. People are so enamored by the singer that according to recent stats, she’s already earned over $4 million.
Judging by her surname, we immediately know good things are in store for this one. That’s right, Phoebe Gates, daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates, has been put in good stead for a successful future. Her high school tuition alone at Seattle’s Lakeside High School costs a whopping $33,000 a year.
Having a father who was once titled the wealthiest man in the world, we’re sure the odd school fee here and there is not an issue for this family. The future is certainly not bleak for daughter, Phoebe. Who knows, she might even follow in her father’s footsteps and become another technology legend!
Prince Moulay Hassan
Life can be pretty easy for a Prince, and Moulay Hassan is no exception to that. As the next heir to the Moroccan throne, Hassan has been preparing for a life of privilege and luxury. Already, the prince’s net worth is set at a groundbreaking $1 billion – this will only rise once he becomes King.
Recently, the heir has been getting a feel for how much the public adore him, by accompanying his father, King Mohammad VI on his various royal duties. Any sixteen-year-old would love to be met by doting fans, and this boy gets precisely that!
Those of you spooky Netflix show bingers will know this guy well. Originally from New Jersey, actor Gaten Matarazzo made his Hollywood debut alongside three other youngsters through sci-fi horror series, “Stranger Things.” At just sixteen-years-old, Matarazzo has already proved he is a force to be reckoned with.
People have been so captivated by this young star’s acting talents, that it landed him a total of $250,000 per episode, after the third season of “Stranger Things.” We suspect this isn’t the last time we’ll see this superstar gracing our screens!
Now, this is a rising star if we ever saw one! Maddie Ziegler began her route to fame at just eight-years-old, after twirling her way through Lifetime’s “Dance Moms.” Since then, Ziegler took her dancing skills all the way to the world of pop music, featuring in several of Sia’s music videos.
I bet you’re now thinking, that’s where I recognize that face! Maddie was, indeed, the pirouetting blondie who danced her way through popular music video “Chandelier.” There’s more: recently, the star announced she would be taking her work to the big screen, starring alongside Kate Hudson in the upcoming movie, “Sister.”
Oh, look. It’s another Royal! A British one this time. As the second child of Prince William and Kate Middleton, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge better start getting her wave perfected for those royal engagements – things are going to get a lot more extravagant from here on out!
She may be just four-years-old, but would you believe Princess Charlotte is already estimated to be worth around $5 billion?! That’s crazy considering she probably won’t even understand the value of money for a few years. If only that was the case for us all!
Some people discover creativity in their life, while others are destined for it. Being born with actress mother, Kate Hudson and musician father, Chris Robinson; the latter certainly applies to fifteen-year-old Ryder Robinson.
Having such wealthy parents means fortune is bound to unfold in this youngster’s life. Proving the apple never falls far from the tree, Robinson has even taken part in a few humanitarian causes, like his mother. Ryder has been recently spotted lending a hand with the MindUP foundation, which helps children in school.
Let’s pop over the world of Disney. One of the biggest rising stars to enter the fame game is Skai Jackson. Skai first hit our screens in 2011, appearing on the children’s comedy series, “Jessie.” After the show ended, Jackson took center stage as the main character for the new spinoff, “Bunk’d” where we got to see her acting abilities in full form.
Over the years, Skai generated quite the following of young, and inspired fans – she’s already estimated to be worth over $1 billion! Utilizing her millions of Instagram followers in the best way possible, Jackson has used her platform to enforce certain anti-bullying campaigns. Breaking news: this is not the last you will see of Skai Jackson.
As the biological daughter of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, it comes as no surprise that this blue-eyed-beauty entered the world of fame and fortune, from the minute she stepped into this world.
At twelve-years-old, Shiloh Jolie-Pitt’s A-lister parents have done an excellent job of keeping her out of the public eye. With that being said, her parents have an estimated net worth of $385 million. So, even when she isn’t generating headlines, this young girl is still reveling in success.
New York-born Noah Schnapp knew from a young age he wanted to get into acting, so worked hard to make his dream a reality. In 2015, things were starting to look up as Schnapp was cast as Charlie Brown’s voice in “Peanuts Movie.” Nowadays, people recognize the star as Will Byers in Netflix’s “Stranger Things.”
We recently learned that the cast is getting paid $250,000 per episode, so we’re sure things are going well in the life of Noah Schnapp. Keen to keep his winning streak, the star is set to feature in the upcoming WWII drama: “Waiting for Anya.”
Given that this guy has one of the most well known surnames in the States right now, a tremendous amount of wealth should only be expected to come his way. That’s right, son of US president Donald Trump, Barron is not one to shy away from enjoying the finer things in life.
Barron Trump stands as one of the wealthiest kids on this list, and for a justifiable reason! Before becoming president, Barron’s father made sure to create a successful business empire. Today, the young Trump is estimated to be worth over $4 billion – that’s quite something.
We’re hopping from one President’s family to another, this time in the Philippines! As the grandchild of Philippine President, Rodrigo Duterte, Isabelle Duterte enjoys a far more lavish lifestyle than most seventeen-year-olds.
If you’re not convinced this young girl lives such an extravagant life, just check out the places she’s spotted and designer clothes she’s trending via her Instagram. We’re sure this expensive lifestyle of hers isn’t going to die down any time soon!
Acting is simply in Ty Simpkins blood. Did you know, this famous actor first made his debut on the screens when he was just three-weeks-old? That’s got to be a record for Hollywood. Since then, the star has partaken in a variety of bigtime roles such as Dalton Lambert in “Insidious” and Harley in “Avengers: Endgame.”
People are clearly a fan of the seventeen-year-old’s work, he’s already earned himself an impressive $2 million, and isn’t looking to stop any time soon! This is undoubtedly a rising star who’s willing to put in the work to get to the top.
We just had to put another member of the Beckham family on this list. In 2005, David and Victoria gave birth to their second youngest child, Cruz Beckham. Since then, the son was destined for a life of luxury.
Proving to be more than just a product of his two famous parents, Cruz stepped out in 2016, and showcased his vocal abilities with his festive single, “If Every Day was Christmas.” Who knows, we might be looking at the next up-and-coming popstar over here!
Lila Grace Moss
Move over, Kate, there’s a new beauty in town…your daughter! Known universally as one of the biggest supermodels of all time, British icon Kate Moss has not only wowed us with her beauty but her wallet! Moss stands as one of the richest supermodels in the entire world, earning over $58 million. Life would therefore never be too tricky for her daughter, Lila Grace Moss.
She may be just sixteen-years-old, but it’s already evident this girl has supermodel genes. Kate Moss started her modeling career at a young age, so at this point, it’s just a waiting game to see if this beauty follows in her mother’s successful footsteps.
Here’s a child star that made his acting debut from a very young age, and continues to soar even today. Pierce first got his big break in the thriller movie “Looper” playing the telekinetic Cid Harrington. Since then, the thirteen-year-old has partaken in some high-profile projects.
At such a young age, we’re almost certain this isn’t the last we’ll see of the Atlanta-born star – talent like that doesn’t just disappear, after all!
At eighteen-years-old, the talented Veronika Bonell has already gone on quite the journey, with regards to her career. The actress first entered the industry through a theater production in 2012. Fast forward to the present day, and we question whether there’s anything this Californian beauty hasn’t achieved.
Since her acting debut, Bonell saw herself featuring in some more prominent roles, such as “Jimmy’s Jungle” and “Agent Carter.” How many eighteen-year-olds can say they’ve achieved as much as her? We bet not many.
Well…where do we start with Max Charles! This young boy exemplifies how hard work and determination can work wonders on your life. He may be just fifteen-years-old, but the actor has been in countless box office hits, such as: “American Sniper” and “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.”
As if all this wasn’t enough, Charles was recently awarded a Saturn Award for “Best Young Actor on a Television Series” for his role on “The Strain.” Recent statistics estimate that his net worth is around $1 million; if this is achieved at fifteen, just imagine what the future has in store for this rising star! We can’t wait to see more of this one.
Maximilian and Emme Lopez
Did you know that J-Lo has twins?! That’s right, the multi-talented star from the block gave birth to Maximilian and Emme Lopez in 2008. Since then, the pair have thrived in a world of wealth and luxury. When your mom is this level of a diva, what else would you expect?
When we say wealth, we really mean it. The first ever photo taken of the twins was sold to “People Magazine” for an astounding $6 million. If this is what they’re earning after birth, just imagine the kind of paychecks they could expect once they grow older!
When you have a passion for something, you should pursue it; that’s exactly what sixteen-year-old Johnny Sequoyah did, and we bet she’s glad she did! The Idaho-born star used her acting talents to turn her humble beginnings into an exciting future in television.
She may be young, but Sequoyah has already starred in some big projects such as sci-fi series “Believe” and comedy show “American Housewife.” Have a look out for Sequoyah in the big screen; we’re sure this won’t be the last we see of her.
After moving to the States from Ghana, success seemed to come naturally for the rising star that is Abraham Attah. He achieved his first onscreen debut in 2015’s “Beasts of No Nation” and has since taken the entertainment world by storm.
Since his debut, Attah has featured in more and more box office hits. What’s so great about this young star is how he uses his fame, to raise awareness for important causes. The seventeen-year-old recently became Ambassador for the Free Education Policy in Ghana. Keep up the good work, Abraham!
If any of you have kids or have little ones in your family, then we bet you’re familiar with Ryan Kaji, better known by his YouTube name as Ryan ToysReview. The seven-year-old started making videos with his parents about his latest toy purchases, and the successes soon came in hot pursuit.
As the years have passed, more and more of the younger generation have been dreaming about becoming YouTubers, and Kaji is one of the many examples why. In 2017 alone, the famous gameplayer made over $11 million. We can’t imagine earning that much money today, let alone at six-years-old!
This list wouldn’t be complete without another mention of the British royal family. At just five-years-old, Prince George of Cambridge, the first child of Prince William and Kate Middleton is not only next in line to the throne after his father but worth a rather hefty amount of money.
Want to know how much this young child is worth? $3 billion. So, before George has even learned what it means to be King, he’s rolling around in the money for it! If only we were all so lucky.
As the first child of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, we can only expect North West would be brought up around a life of glitz and glamour. Ever since the day she was born, the five-year-old mini diva has been generating headlines.
Growing up in the public eye can have both its upsides and downsides. When your parents have a combined net worth of over $240 million though, we’re pretty sure the upsides outweigh all negatives. North West truly is set for life with parents as successful as hers. Continue having fun playing dress-up in your Givenchy gowns, North!
If you want to become a hit sensation, follow Jade Pettyjohn’s footsteps. This teen star started earning the big bucks while on set for shows including “School of Rock” and “The Mentalist,” as well as the motion picture “Trial by Fire.”
Want to know exactly how successful Pettyjohn has become? It was recently discovered that the actress holds an impressive net worth of over $1 million. A figure that we’re certain is going to get higher and higher!
Proving that there’s no age limit to start living your dreams is Raffey Cassidy. The British beauty started showing off her acting talents to the world at just seven-years-old and has since taken the entertainment world by storm.
Cassidy was performing in a range of successful motion pictures before she got her big break in 2015, starring alongside George Clooney as Athena in “Tomorrowland.” People were so impressed by this role that it even won her worldwide critical acclaim. Keeping doing what you do best, Raffey!
Blue Ivy Carter
She may be one of the younger stars to feature on this list, but by no means does that make her any less successful. As the daughter of the hip-hop power couple, Beyonce and Jay-Z; Blue Ivy Carter was raised to be a queen; just like her momma!
Blue Ivy’s parents have a combined net worth of $1 billion, so what does that mean for their daughter? She gets to live her best life, all day, everyday. While the true value of money may not set in until many years later, for now Blue Ivy should enjoy all her privileges!