You’ll be surprised to know the celebrity status of many siblings who have a family member among Hollywood’s A to D list. Some family members have also launched their own careers in film and music.
Sisters Khloe, Kourtney and Kim are the stars of the Kardashian family, but represent only part of the clan. They have a brother, three stepbrothers, one stepsister and two half-sisters. They are all seen on their reality TV shows.
Miley Cyrus has a younger half-sister of Brandi Cyrus, who has appeared in Zoey 101 and Hannah Montana. Noah Cyrus, the youngest of the Cyrus broad, is trying to follow in big sister Miley’s footsteps. She has appeared in a recurring role on her big sister’s hit Disney show Hannah Montana and singing a few songs with Frankie Jonas, the youngest of The Jonas Brothers.
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have grown up before our eyes, and although they may look virtually identical, they are actually genetically different fraternal twins.
There’s a third Wilson! Here’s Luke and Owen with their lesser-known brother Andrew, who is an actor and director.
Acting siblings Tim and Tyne Daly are 10 years apart in age. They appeared on CBS’s Judging Amy together. Tyne also writes, and Tim directs and produces.
Fred Savage made his name as Kevin Arnold in The Wonder Years. His younger brother Ben made his as Corey Matthews in Boy Meets World. Today, Fred acts, directs and produces, and his married with two children. Ben is acting again after taking a three-year break.
Christopher Ciccone is Madonna’s younger brother. He once was her assistant, backup dancer, artistic director and even stylist. He wrote a book about her in 2008 and said she was a “control freak” and “narcissist.” Ouch.
Jake Paltrow is the younger brother of Gwyneth Paltrow. He has taken his skills to the entertainment world, directing episodes of NYPD Blue and the film The Good Night.