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Fall TV: Stars With Famous Family Members Invade The Small Screen

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Fall TV stars who come from famous families.
Fall TV stars who come from famous families.

You may not know them at first glance, but you'll probably recognize some of their last names. Some of the actors and actresses heading to your TV screens this fall have quite the Hollywood pedigrees.

From accomplished stage actress and "Emily Owens, M.D." star Mamie Gummer (Meryl Streep's spawn and doppleganger) to "Ben & Kate" newbie Dakota Johnson (daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, granddaughter of Tippi Hedren), click through the gallery below to see which 10 stars of the 2012-2013 TV season have some famous folks on their family tree.

Fall TV Stars With Famous Parents
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