When it comes to family, our favorite celebrities are nothing different from the rest of us. They have loving parents and siblings too. It may not be National Sibling Day, but isn’t it always so much fun to meet their talented siblings? Many under-the-radar siblings may not be as well-known and may not have as many fans, but that doesn’t make them any less awesome. Some of these are hard to tell apart from their more famous relative, while others seem to share nothing in common with them.
Regardless, get to know the brothers and sisters, you never knew these stars had:
Doug Pitt and Brad Pitt
Well-known for his charity projects, businessman and philanthropist Doug Pitt is three years younger than his brother Brad. Doug has also been a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Republic of Tanzania.
Alex Watson and Emma Watson
Emma Watson’s younger brother Alex has been an extra in Harry Potter. However, he chose to continue his career as a model. He has modelled in a Burberry campaign.
Lynda Lopez and Jennifer Lopez
JLo’s sister Lynda is an Emmy Award-winning journalist. She is recognized for her stint on local radio and TV broadcasts for Good Day New York and Fox 5 line.
Monica Cruz and Penelope Cruz
Penelope and Monica grew up dancing. Penelope did ballet, while Monica did ballet and Flamenco. Monica has served as her sister’s stand-in during Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides because her sister was pregnant.
Hunter Johansson and Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett has a twin brother Hunter who is also an actor. However, he has not worked in many films. Thereafter, he chose politics and even worked on President Obama‘s 2008 campaign.
Antonia Kidman and Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman has a younger sister, Antonia who is a TV presenter and journalist in Australia.
James Haven and Angelina Jolie
James Haven also aspired to be an actor but later gave up on the idea. He has been the recipient of the George Lucas Award for a student movie he directed starring his sister Angelina while he was at the University of Southern Carolina.
Lee Anne DeVette and Tom Cruise
Cruise’s older sister Lee Anne has been his publicist for most of his career. However, their work relationship did not last long.
Mandi and Ryan Gosling
Ryan and his sister Mandi performed together at weddings and shows before he joined The Mickey Mouse Club. He credits her with defining his personality.
Lizzy, Victoria and Robert Pattinson
Robert is the younger brother of Lizzy and Victoria. Lizzy appeared on UK’s X Factor, while Victoria is a businesswoman.