45 Celebrities You Never Knew Were Related

Perrie Samotin

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Even though it’s a little undercover, nepotism in Hollywood is definitely alive and well. There are a ton of celebrities who are related — and most we aren’t even aware of.

There are certain stars we know share a blood bond: Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dakota and Elle Fanning, Chris and Liam HemsworthJohn and Joan Cusack to name a few. However, there are other members of the Hollywood elite that are family, too — though their relationships aren’t quite as public.

Here, 45 celebrities you never knew were related.

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Jenny McCarthy and Melissa McCarthy
Relation: First cousins

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Halle Berry and Sarah Palin
Relation: Unclear
“You wanna know who I’m related to?,” Berry told Extra in 2012. “Sarah Palin… in some twisted way… somebody sent me this information that she was my distant [something]…”

shirley maclaine warren beatty

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Shirley Maclaine and Warren Beatty
Relation: Sister and brother

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Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz
Relation: Cousins. On the “Today” show, Al confirmed their grandfathers were cousins.

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Gavin Rossdale and Daisy Lowe
Relation: Father and daughter

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Zoey Deutch and Lea Thompson
Daughter and mother

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Redfoo and Berry Gordy
Relation: Son and father

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Jason Sudeikis and George Wendt
Relation: Nephew and uncle

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Snoop Dogg and Brandy
Relation: First cousins

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Liev Schreiber and Pablo Schreiber
Relation: Half-brothers

kyra Edie Sedgwick

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Edie Sedgwick and Kyra Sedgwick
Relation: First cousins, once removed

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Lily Allen and Alfie Allen
Relation: Sister and brother

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Quincy and Rashida Jones
Relation: Father and daughter

Mariel Hemingway dree

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Mariel and Dree Hemingway
Relation: Mother and daughter

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Julia Roberts and Emma Roberts
Relationship: Aunt and neice

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Sofia Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, and Nicolas Cage 
Relation: Cousins

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Tom Cruise and William Mapother
Relation: First cousins

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Kate Middleton, Dakota Fanning, Elle Fanning
Relation: 21st cousins! Here’s how. 

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Melanie Griffith and Dakota Johnson
Relation: Mother and daughter

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Ron Howard and Bryce Dallas Howard
Relation: Father and daughter

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Jessica Capshaw and Steven Spielberg
Relation: Step-daughter and step-father






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