15 surprising celebrity parents vs. lookalikes
TIL Jonah Hill and Beanie Feldstein are actually siblings.
There are a lot of family trees in Hollywood, but there are also a ton of celebrities who look alike without sharing any family ties. These types of connections can actually be quite surprising.
Here are 15 celebrity pairs that I was surprised to find are related and 15 pairs that I was surprised to find are not actually related:
Emma Roberts is Julia Roberts’ niece.
Diane Keaton and Michael Keaton both use stage names – no relationship.
Jonah Hill and Beanie Feldstein are siblings.
Brandy and Snoop Dogg are cousins.
Katy Perry and Zooey Deschanel do not share any blood.
Melissa McCarthy and Jenny McCarthy are cousins.
Yet Mila Kunis and her mini-me, Odeya Rush, are not related at a distance.
Glenn Close and Brooke Shields are first cousins.
Susan Sarandon and Sigourney Weaver may seem related, but they are not.
Nicolas Cage and Sofia Coppola are actually cousins.
And somehow Lucy Hale and Selena Gomez aren’t.
Wyatt Russell and Kate Hudson are half-siblings.
Penélope Cruz and Salma Hayek are friends, but not family.
Lily Collins is the daughter of Phil Collins.
Tatyana Ali and Gabrielle Union have been terrific as co-stars in Brothers, but they are not related in any way, form or form.
Denzel Washington is the father of John David Washington.
Emma Mackey and Margot Robbie may look the same, but they’re not related.
Jamie Lee Curtis is Janet Leigh’s daughter.
Jennifer Garner and Christa B. Allen are not related, but they look alike enough to play the same character in 13 In progress 30.
Karen Gillan and Caitlin Blackwood are cousins, and they first met when they both played Amy Pond on Doctor Who.
Helen Mirren and Alexandra Grant do not share any family ties.
Bryce Dallas Howard is Ron Howard’s daughter.
Paul Reubens and Alan Cumming are neither cousins nor clones.
Diana Ross is the mother of Tracee Ellis Ross.
Zach Galifianakis and Nick Offerman are not related; they look a lot alike with their beards.
Melanie Griffith is Dakota Johnson’s mom.
Kristen Stewart and Jena Malone might seem like cousins, but they’re not.
However, Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz are first cousins.
And finally, I really find it hard to believe that Keira Knightley and Winona Ryder are not related in any way, form or form.
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