They are some of the most famous names in Hollywood. However, before they became known worldwide, the people that knew them most were their own families. These are some celebrity siblings you may have never heard of.
Josh Hutcherson – Connor Hutcherson
He is a face known worldwide, mainly thanks to his role as Peeta in the popular Hunger Games series, but Josh Hutcherson is not the only Hutcherson boy born into his family. Connor Hutcherson is the lesser-known younger brother of the good-looking actor. Speaking of his famous sibling, Connor expresses, “I am more handsome than Josh is, well jokes apart; it is ironic how people get confused with me and him, we don’t look alike at all.”
Miley Cyrus – Noah Cyrus
You may remember little Noah Cyrus from her guest appearances on her older sister’s Disney show, Hannah Montana. Noah was always in Miley’s shadow, dreaming of reaching the same fame and success at such a young age. Well, she’s not so little anymore. Noah has grown to be edgy, appearing at red carpet events and even releasing her own music & music videos. The Cyrus duo is always supportive of one another, and the sisters are always at each other’s side!
Penélope Cruz – Monica Cruz
It is no surprise that the beautiful Penélope Cruz was picked up by a modeling agency at just 15 years old, and at 16 had already made her acting debut. The successful actress has always been known for her good looks alongside her acting skills, and it seems that these good genes run in the family. Monica Cruz is Penélope’s sister and seems to have followed in her footsteps. Monica is a Spanish actress but is just not on the same level as Penélope.
Gisele Bündchen- Patricia Bunchen
Gisele Bundchen is one of the world’s most famous underwear models and known for gracing the lucrative Victoria’s Secret runway. What may not be known about one of the highest-paid models in the industry is that she has a twin sister. The fraternal twins are best friends and, while Patricia Bundchen may not be a famous face like her sister, Gisele makes sure their relationship is documented to her followers on social media to highlight their close bond.
Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen – Elizabeth Olsen
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen spent their whole lives in front of the camera, and the Full House alumni have created their own billion-dollar empire in their adult age. With the twins having accumulated so much fame, the rest of the Olsen clan was hidden behind the scenes. That is, until their sister Elizabeth Olsen decided to follow a similar path and become an actress. She made her film debut in 2011 in the critically acclaimed Martha Marcy May Marlene, which won her several breakthrough awards. They also have a brother, Jake Olsen.
Kelly And Jack Osbourne – Aimee Osbourne
They became household names after appearing on their own reality television series, The Osbournes. However, while the world got to know more about the lives of Sharon, Ozzy, and their children Kelly and Jack, their eldest daughter, Aimee, refused to appear on the show. Aspiring singer Aimee believed the show would harm her music career and chose not to star alongside her famous family. Remaining completely private to this day, Aimee has revealed she rarely even speaks to her siblings who are firmly in the limelight.
Paris And Nicky Hilton – Baron and Conrad Hilton
You may be familiar with socialite sisters, Paris and Nicky Hilton, who have both been famous for years. However, the Hilton hotel heiress’ actually have two younger brothers who many may not be aware of – Baron Hilton II and Conrad Hilton II. The two brothers have both made news for ending up behind bars, after driving under the influence and violating parole. Otherwise, the Hilton brothers remain relatively private compared to their sisters and are not as well-known as their elder siblings.
Lady Gaga and Natali
Lady Gaga became famous after she offered a unique taste in music with her unconventional lyrics and unique sense of style. However, behind all the props, hair wigs, and high heels, Lady Gaga was once just another aspiring singer from Manhattan. Born Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, she was yet to be known by the world as Lady Gaga, and she was close to her sister, Natali. Even when she became famous and was touring the world, she remained extremely close to Natali, who also featured in her video for “Telephone.”
Chris, Luke, and Liam Hemsworth
There is no denying that the Hemsworth brothers are known for more than just their acting skills, but also for their strikingly good looks. However, many people may not know that Chris and Liam Hemsworth have an older brother named Luke who is also an actor and also inherited their family’s good looks. Luke is not as well-known as his brothers, but the three occasionally make public appearances together. Luke spends most of his time with his wife and their three children in their native Australia.
Nicole and Antonia Kidman
Nicole Kidman has made a name for herself after starring in some major box-office hits, but her younger sister, Antonia, is famous in her own right. Born three years after Nicole, the mother-of-six works as an award-winning Australian journalist and TV presenter. Moreover, she has also starred in two instructional yoga videos and has written two parenting books. The sisters were born in Australia, with Nicole moving to the U.S. to work in Hollywood, whereas Antonia stayed put and only later moved with her husband and brood to Singapore.
Angelina Jolie & James Haven
Angelina Jolie is undoubtedly one of the most famous actresses in the world and, with her work in Hollywood, as well as her philanthropic work, Jolie has put in considerable efforts to make a change in the world. There was one guy in her life before the world got to know of such a star and that is her brother James Haven. James has often joined his sister at red carpet events, and the pair even caused a stir when they were photographed kissing on the lips.
Zac Efron – Dylan Efron
Most teenage girls are aware of who Zac Efron is. After playing the high school basketball player on the hit High School Musical series, he became a teenage heartthrob. Fortunately, this good-looking actor has a brother, so there are two Efrons girls can now swoon over. Zac has a brother named Dylan. He has said ,“We live together, and we’re different in a lot of ways, but he’s really grounded. He lived a more normal life than I did growing up, so he’s a great barometer for me.”
Scarlett Johansson – Hunter Johansson
Scarlett Johansson has been no stranger to the camera, but this Hollywood beauty is, in fact, a twin. Johansson does not have an identical twin, but a fraternal twin who is a boy named Hunter. Hunter has also tried his luck with acting, but it is perhaps a hard task to follow in the footsteps of your highly successful sibling, let alone twin. However, the twins did join forces when they shared the screen for the film Manny & Lo.
Steph Curry – Seth Curry
It would be hard to believe anyone if they said they did not know who Steph Curry was, since his basketball skills have certainly made him an NBA champion. His aim and finish on the court have made him second to none, so it is no surprise the Golden State Warriors have never let him go. However, off the court, Steph is Seth Curry’s brother. Seth is his younger brother who plays for the Dallas Mavericks and has a similar shooting touch like his famous sibling.
Jude Law – Natasha Law
British actor Jude Law has always been one to bring the charm to the big screen. His good looks, British accent, and film roles have won him a significant following of fans. Meanwhile, Jude has a sister named Natasha who is an artist. Her career is a combination of graphic illustration, photography, and styling. While she may not be a famous name, she does have a big following. Her clients include Vogue, Max Mara, and Samsung, to name a few.
Eddie Redmayne – Tom Redmayne
Fantastic Beasts and The Theory of Everything actor Eddie Redmayne has certainly found success in the world of Hollywood, but the success in the family does not end there. Tom Redmayne is the younger brother of the critically acclaimed actor and has proven to have his own impressive resume. Tom is the former Assistant Surveyor at Cushman & Wakefield, a commercial real estate services firm which has locations worldwide. As of more recently, he has become the Director of Business Development for Wired.
Sofia Vergara – Sandra Vergara
Sofia Vergara is one of the world’s highest-paid actresses, so you would think that with such a famous sibling, you could also get your foot in the door. However, this does not seem to be the case for Sandra Vergara, who has worked hard to make a name for herself but hasn’t reached the same level of success. Speaking of her sister, Sandra said, “She is beloved by the public, and so being related to someone who is so dear is a good thing.”
Seth Meyers – Josh Meyers
These famous American brothers are widely known for their appearances on television. Seth Meyers is the host on the NBC talk show Late Night and a head writer of Saturday Night Live, while his younger brother, Josh Meyers, doesn’t fall far behind. The younger actor starred in very prestigious roles in comedy TV series like That ‘70s Show and Mad TV. The famous New Hampshire natives continue making it up the ranks on popular national television today. Talk about a double threat!
Emma Watson – Alex Watson
Emma Watson came into our lives as a young Hermoine, and she has proven her worth in Hollywood ever since. The young wizard from Harry Potter may be one of the most famous actresses in Hollywood, and not everybody could say they have such a cool relative. Alex Watson can, however, and the actress’ younger brother is not shy to be in front of the camera. Good looks run in the family, and Alex has been a model for Burberry campaigns.
Luke And Owen Wilson – Andrew Wilson
Funny men Luke and Owen Wilson are not only similar with their humor, they also share the same DNA. While this brother duo is well-known, what is less known is that they actually have another brother named Andrew. Just like his two brothers, Andrew is also an actor, as well as a director. Although he hasn’t had the same success as both Owen and Luke, he has had minor roles in films such as Charlie’s Angels, Zoolander, and The Royal Tenenbaums.
The Jonas Brothers – Frankie Jonas
The Jonas Brothers made a name for themselves when they formed a band and toured the world with one another. Little did people know that Joe, Kevin, and Nick have another brother, 17-year-old Frankie Jonas. He was given the name “Bonus Jonas” because he was too young to be part of his brothers’ band. He did appear alongside his brothers on the reality show, Married to Jonas, and on the Disney Channel movie, Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam.
Britney Spears – Bryan Spears
Britney Spears proved herself to be pop royalty and has been in the limelight since her teenage days. Similarly, her younger sister Jamie-Lynn Spears started her career from a young age and made headlines when she fell pregnant at 16-years-old while filming her show Zoey 101. Meanwhile, the Spears family does have another sibling, and that is their older brother, Bryan. Bryan is a film and television producer who managed his famous sisters and produced their shows such as Zoey 101 and Britney and Kevin: Chaotic.
Sandra Bullock – Gesine Bullock-Prado
Sandra Bullock is an Academy Award-winning actress and has made appearances in her fair share of films during her career. Yet, while she set her sights on the world of acting, her younger sister Gesine focused more on food. Gesine is a well-known pastry chef who published a food memoir called My Life From Scratch (aka Confections of a Closet Master Baker) and two cookbooks, Sugar Baby and Pie It Forward. Each talented in her own right, both Bullock sisters have proven they’re very good at what they do.
Ashton Kutcher – Michael Kutcher
He is best known for starring in comedies such as That 70’s Show and for being married to his former co-star, Mila Kunis. While you may have watched his romantic life unfold in front of the cameras, you may not know about his life before he was famous and his family. Did you know that Ashton Kutcher is actually a twin? Michael Kutcher is Ashton’s twin brother, and he has cerebral palsy. Michael is a spokesperson for the advocacy organization, Reaching for the Stars.
Ryan Gosling – Mandi Gosling
Ryan Gosling proved that good looks ran in his family when he brought his younger sister, Mandi, as his date to the 89th Academy Awards. The gorgeous sister of the talented actor leads a private life, but has proven she is talented working behind the scenes. She has impressively assisted and produced episodes of Dateline and Miss Advised. She also cast the people in Pharrell’s viral music video for “Happy.” That was one video you would definitely want to say you worked on for your resume!
Colin Firth – Jonathan Firth
Colin Firth has played the King of England, won the heart of Bridgit Jones, and appeared in one of the most popular Christmas movies, Love Actually. Apart from his film roles, people may not know that Colin has a brother named Jonathan who also likes to dress up in character and give a dramatic performance. He is an experienced and trained actor and was awarded the STF Excellence Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture in 2003 for his role in Luther.
Meghan Markle’s sister mostly hit the spotlight with the upcoming royal wedding, specifically she’s been quite outspoken about Meghan Markle marrying Prince Harry and joining the royal family. Samantha, 53, allegedly has not received an invitation to the wedding, and potentially even fabricated images of her father looking at photos of the young couple in an Internet cafe. Samantha Markle has spoken out about potentially writing a book about their family’s secrets, trying to jeopardize Meghan’s reputation.
Kris Jenner – Karen Houghton
Kris Jenner and her famous family make headlines on a weekly basis, but while the Kardashian/Jenner family are well-known amongst many, little is known about Kris’ sister. Karen Houghton is not one to feature on the family’s reality television show, and that is because the younger sister of momager, Kris, is known by the family as the “crazy aunt.” In fact, Karen went through a five-hour surgery procedure in 2016 to look like “beautiful Kris.”
Jennifer Lopez – Lynda Lopez
Jennifer Lopez has had quite a lengthy career in the spotlight, having been a singer, an actress, and even a judge on American Idol. She continues to be a stunning entertainer, while also raising her young kids. She also has a younger sister who is also a single mom. Lynda Lopez is a former New York television journalist who is two years younger than Jennifer. The star has praised her sister, telling US Magazine how much she loves and respects her sister.
Princess Margaret, the Countess of Snowdon, happens to be Queen Elizabeth II’s only sibling, and daughter of King George VI. Considering how much the Queen of England is in the spotlight, it is surprising that we haven’t heard much about her sister, especially considering they look very much alike! Princess Margaret passed in February 2002 at the age of 71.
Jennifer Lawrence – Blaine And Ben Lawrence
Jennifer has won the hearts of many for her sense of humor, but little do people know, she has two brothers – Blaine and Ben. But if you ask what her brothers do, her response is, “God, I don’t know, it’s something with computers… It’s something called Louisville Geek I think. I think he goes to an office?”
Tom Cruise – Lee Ann,Marian, & Cass
Cruise is known as one of the biggest actors in Hollywood, as well as a follower of the Scientologist beliefs. What people may not know about Tom Cruise is that he is one of four siblings, and he actually has three sisters. A former girlfriend of Cruise once expressed to the Daily Mail, “I think he grew up too fast, but he was very close with his three sisters. One time he said he’s so close with them they taught him how to kiss.”
Brad Pitt – Doug Pitt
You must be living under a rock if you’ve never heard of Brad Pitt and, as one of the most famous actors in Hollywood, it must be hard to live under his shadow. Doug Pitt is known for being Brad’s brother, but he has chosen to live in his home state of Missouri and to live his life out of the attention of the media. When approached about his brother, Doug has previously explained how he is proud of him but has no interest in speaking about him.
Jayden And Willow Smith – Trey Smith
You may have seen Willow Smith whip her hair back and forth, and Jayden Smith star alongside his ever so famous father, Will, in The Pursuit of Happyness, but did you know there is an older Smith sibling? Will Smith fathered Trey Smith in 1992 with his first wife, Sheree. He starred in the music video for “Just The Two Of Us” and was offered a scholarship to pursue a career in music, but he has been unable to match the success of his younger siblings.
Rihanna – Rorrey and Rajad
She is famous for her top Billboard hits such as “Umbrella,” “What’s My Name?,” and “Work,” but away from all her musical success, Rihanna spends time with her family including her mom, dad, and brothers. That’s right, one of the biggest singing sensations has two brothers named Rajad and Rorrey. Rihanna is said to be very close with her brothers and they spend as much time as they can together, although this can be hard when you are one of the most famous singers in the world!
Jared Leto – Shannon Leto
Jared Leto is a famous actor and singer, but little do people know that he has an older brother, Shannon, who shares a similar talent. Shannon is also a founding member of the band “30 Seconds to Mars” where he plays the drums while his brother sings. The musician and songwriter has sold over 15 million records worldwide with the group, but his brother remains the face behind the music. Shannon has also taken on minor acting roles in film and television over the years.
Eminem – Nathan Mathers
He is the real Slim Shady who can rap circles around anyone. Yet the singer/actor, who has sung about cleaning out his closet and losing yourself on 8 Mile, actually has a brother. Nathan Kane Mathers is Eminem’s younger brother and is also a rapper, but has not yet reached the same level of his sibling, Marshall Mathers. Enimen has often sung about his childhood in many of his songs. He came from a troubled home, which resulted in Nathan being taken into foster care when he was ten years old.
Prince Harry and Prince William are constantly in the spotlight, be it for a charitable event, the birth of a royal baby or even a royal wedding. However, the one thing we’ve never really heard about is their alleged stepsister – Laura Lopes. Since their father, Prince Charles, married divorcée Camilla Parker-Bowles, he by default became the stepfather of Laura and her sibling. Laura Lopes’ parents are Camilla Parker-Bowles and Andrew Parker-Bowles, a former soldier.
Sylvester Stallone – Frank Stallone
If you hear the name “Stallone,” other than Rocky, Sylvester is bound to come into your mind. Playing a boxing champion made Sylvester famous worldwide, but what little people know is that Stallone has a younger brother named Frank. He has followed in his brother’s footsteps and has become an actor himself, but has not had the same success as Sylvester. He has a small role in the Rocky franchise, and also appeared in films such as Return of the Roller Blade Seven and Zero Dark Thirty.