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Celebrities With The Same Real Name!

/ June 8, 2014

Celebrities bring happiness to our lives through their talent and performance. Fans eagerly wait for an opportunity to interact with their favorite celebrity. Some celebrities have same name. This can get really confusing. Some celebrities distinguish themselves by adding a middle initial; some others go for a stage name.

Here is a list of celebrities with same name.

Michael Douglas and Michael Douglas

We all know the Wall Street star Michael Douglas. But did you know that the real name of Batman (1989) actor Michael Keaton is Michael John Douglas?


Davy Jones and David Jones

The Monkees singer Davy Jones shares his name with superstar David Bowie. Bowie was born as David Robert Jones.

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Kate Hudson and Katheryn Hudson

Kate Hudson is a famous American actress. She shares her name with pop singer Katy Perry. Katy Perry is the stage name of Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson.

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Steve McQueen and Steve McQueen

“The Great Escape” actor and the director of the Academy Award winner “12 Years a Slave” have the same name Steve McQueen.


Mark Wahlberg and Mark L. Walberg

“The Departed” star Mark Wahlberg shares his name with the “Antiques Roadshow” host Mark L. Walberg.


Michelle Williams and Michelle Williams

Michelle Ingrid Williams, the famous actress who starred in “Blue Valentine”, shares her name with one of the members of “Destiny’s Child.”


James Stewart and James Stewart

American war hero and artist Jimmy Stewart and contemporary English film actor Stewart Granger had the same name. Granger was born James Lablache Stewart.

Howard Stern and Howard K. Stern

Famous Radio personality Howard Stern shares his name with an attorney, Howard K. Stern. Howard K. Stern appeared with his girlfriend Anna Nicole Smith on “The Anna Nicole Show”.


Jackie Gleason and Jack Gleeson

Upcoming actor Jack Gleeson, who played the unscrupulous King Joffrey on “Game of Thrones”, shares his name with Jackie Gleason of the “Honeymooners.”


Albert Einstein and Albert Einstein

The genius Albert Einstein and “Broadcast News” actor Albert Brooks share the same name. Brooks was born Albert Lawrence Einstein.


Gene Simmons and Jean Simmons

The Kiss bass player and reality star Gene Simmons shares his name with British actress Jean Simmons.

Vanessa Williams and Vanessa Williams

“Melrose Place” actress Vanessa A. Williams and Miss America 1984 Vanessa L. Williams share the same name. Coincidentally these African-American women were born in the same year (1963).


Brian Wilson and Brian Wilson

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brian Wilson and the famous Beach Boys singer Brian Wilson have the same name.


Mick Jones and Mick Jones

The founder of “Foreigner” and Rock and Roll Hall of The Famer share the same name Mick Jones.


Richard Hatch and Richard Hatch

The “Survivor” contestant who won the first season and “Battlestar Galactica” actor have the same name Richard Hatch.


Adam Scott and Adam Scott

Adam Scott is a professional golfer who won the Masters Tournament in 2013. He shares his name with “Parks and Recreation” actor Adam Scott.


Mandy Moore and Mandy Moore

Famous choreographer Mandy Moore, whose work was featured on the dance show “So You Think You Can Dance” and actress Mandy Moore have the same name.


Have you ever wondered how these celebrities would address each other when they come face-to-face?