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Celebrities Real Names

12 Celebrities' Real Names, For Your Baby-Naming Inspiration

Nameberry | Caroline Bologna | Posted 09.16.2015 | Parents

You may know these famous faces from magazine covers and movie credits. But do you know their real names? These 12 celebrities all started out life wi...

55 Stars Whose Real Names Will Surprise You | Posted 08.14.2014 | Entertainment

One thing that's never gone out of style in Hollywood: cultivating a unique persona with the help of a stage name. Even today, as social media influen...

'Game Of Thrones' Star Didn't Know His Real Name Until He Was 11

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 06.16.2014 | Entertainment

You know nothing Jon Snow, and neither did Kit Harington. Seriously, he didn't even know his real name until he was 11. Sounds weird, right? Glamo...

Believe It Or Not, Reese Witherspoon's Real Name Is Not Reese Witherspoon

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 04.29.2014 | Celebrity

If you're one of those people who thinks they know everything about every celebrity, think again. (Unless you happen to know who Ella Maria Lani Yelic...

Lea Michele's Last Name Isn't Michele

Posted 03.05.2014 | Celebrity

Lea Michele's new solo album, "Louder," was released this week and it is awesome. Between her immense talent and her strength in dealing with the loss...

66 Celebrities Whose Real Names Might Surprise You

Posted 11.29.2013 | Celebrity

You follow celebrity news closely, you know who's feuding with whom, who's been arrested, who just gave birth and which two big stars are secret hooku...

Her Real Name Is WHAT?!

Posted 03.27.2013 | Celebrity

The biggest names in the biz are oftentimes not the names the stars were given at birth. Be it for better publicity, more dough, or because they just ...

LOOK: Their Real Names Will Surprise You!

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.19.2013 | Latino Voices

Hispanic celebrities' real names are only seconds away from finally being revealed... Of course we knew it was (almost) impossible that Pitbull, Da...

Actors' Real Names: Which Hollywood Celeb Started Out As 'Volodymyr Palahniukv'?

Pat Gallagher | Posted 12.11.2012 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Here are 27 Hollywood stars who changed their names for all the right reasons. And as the saying goes in Hollywood: Good career move.

PHOTOS: Guess Celebrities' Real Names! | Posted 10.11.2011 | Celebrity

Some of the biggest names in Hollywood weren't born with them. Take Tom Cruise. His name just sounds cool, unlike Thomas Mapathor IV. Actresses ...

What If Musicians Kept Their Real Names? (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Last week, we imagined a world where actors opted to professionally use their birth names instead of their chosen stage name. But actors aren't the on...