"I went over the other day, he'd spent the night at my parents' house, and it was like eight and he was watching cartoons and stuffing his face with Oreos (cookies)! And then he was talking the whole day about how he went skateboarding with granddad. And I didn't even know that my dad skateboards. He took him to Venice Beach and went skateboarding with him - he's four!" Actress Bryce Dallas Howard is surprised at how liberal her director father Ron is parenting his grandson Theo.