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.
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?
The Monkees singer Davy Jones shares his name with superstar David Bowie. Bowie was born as David Robert Jones.
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.
“The Great Escape” actor and the director of the Academy Award winner “12 Years a Slave” have the same name Steve McQueen.
“The Departed” star Mark Wahlberg shares his name with the “Antiques Roadshow” host Mark L. Walberg.
Michelle Ingrid Williams, the famous actress who starred in “Blue Valentine”, shares her name with one of the members of “Destiny’s Child.”
American war hero and artist Jimmy Stewart and contemporary English film actor Stewart Granger had the same name. Granger was born James Lablache Stewart.
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”.
Upcoming actor Jack Gleeson, who played the unscrupulous King Joffrey on “Game of Thrones”, shares his name with Jackie Gleason of the “Honeymooners.”
The genius Albert Einstein and “Broadcast News” actor Albert Brooks share the same name. Brooks was born Albert Lawrence Einstein.
The Kiss bass player and reality star Gene Simmons shares his name with British actress Jean Simmons.
“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).
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brian Wilson and the famous Beach Boys singer Brian Wilson have the same name.
The founder of “Foreigner” and Rock and Roll Hall of The Famer share the same name Mick Jones.
The “Survivor” contestant who won the first season and “Battlestar Galactica” actor have the same name Richard Hatch.
Adam Scott is a professional golfer who won the Masters Tournament in 2013. He shares his name with “Parks and Recreation” actor Adam Scott.
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?