10 Famous Celebrities That Are Related
10 Famous Celebrities That Are Related
10 Famous Celebrities That Are Related
They often say that talent runs in the family. A person who is athletic or musically gifted often has a sibling or a parent who is equally gifted. Celebrity and fame also seems to run in family circles. There are the Owen Brothers, Luke and Owen, the Manning family, Archie, Eli, and Peyton, and the Kardashians, Kim, Kourtney, Khloe, and Kendall. Actually, forget the Kardashians. Here are set of celebrities who you may not know are related.


Dave Franco and James Franco
Dave Franco and James Franco
Actors Dave Franco and James Franco are both successful movie stars. The older Franco, James, is not only a successful actor, starring in the Spider Man superhero movie franchise. He's also a photographer and a teacher. He's taught two classes on film making at USC and UCLA. His younger brother, Dave, is up and coming actor starring in the Jump Street film franchise. Dave's greatest accomplishment is his upcoming marriage to actress Alison Brie.


Luke Wilson and Owen Wilson
Luke Wilson and Owen Wilson
Luke and Owen Wilson are brothers from Austin Texas. And they both got their big break at the same time, when they starred in Wes Anderson's movie, Bottle Rocket. Since then they've each been successful as movie actors starring in many hit movies such as, Old School and Zoolander. But they still find time to often work together on many films such as The Royal Tennebaums and Around the World in 80 days where they starred as another pair of brothers, the Wright brothers.


Jason Scwartzman, Nicolas Cage, and Sofia Coppola
Jason Scwartzman, Nicolas Cage, and Sofia Coppola
Jason Scwartzman, Nicolas Cage, and Sofia Coppola all have different last names, yet they're all related. They're cousins. They even have a famous uncle, Academy Award winning director, Francis Ford Coppola. Actually, he is Sofia's dad, but they're still cousins. Jason is a star of many independent movies like Rushmore and Shopgirl. Nicolas is the superstar actor in the National Treasure franchise fame. And while Sofia had a disastrous acting debut in The Godfather III, she has gone on to direct many acclaimed movies in her own right such as Lost in Translation and The Virgin Suicides.


Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson
Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson
One look and it's easy to see that actresses Kate Hudson and Goldie Hawn are related. They're both petite, bubbly, irrepressible, and blonde. Kate is the daughter of Goldie Hawn and actor Bill Hudson. Though, Bill and Goldie divorced when Kate was only 18 months old. In 1983, Goldie met actor Kurt Russell and they've been together ever since. Kate has always considered Kurt to be her 'real' father.


Melissa McCarthy and Jenny McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy and Jenny McCarthy
Comedic actress Melissa McCarthy and Playboy playmate Jenny McCarthy are first cousins.


Julia Roberts and Emma Roberts
Julia Roberts and Emma Roberts
Emma Roberts is the niece of Pretty Woman Julia Roberts.


Bryce Dallas Howard and Ron Howard
Bryce Dallas Howard and Ron Howard
Actress Bryce Dallas Howard is the daughter of Oscar winning director Ron Howard.


Quincy Jones and Rashida Jones
Quincy Jones and Rashida Jones
Music legend Quincy Jones is the father of 'Parks and Recreation' actress Rashida Jones.


Jake Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard
Jake Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard
Movie stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard became brothers-in-law after Peter married Jake's sister Maggie Gyllenhaal.


Ray J and Brandy Norwood
Ray J and Brandy Norwood
Music must be in their genes, as Ray J and Brandy Norwood are brother and sister. They are also first cousin of famous rapper Snoop Dogg.