40 Celebrities Who Have Been Mistaken for Other Celebrities

Some of these stories are *awkward*.

Celebrities Who Have Been Mistaken for Other Celebrities
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Lots of celebrities have doppelgängers—both blondes, both redheads, both petite. But, sometimes, two stars look so similar that fans, paparazzi, and even other Hollywood royalty can't even tell them apart. Here are 40 celebrities who have been mistaken for other celebs. Some of the stories are sweet, but some of them are...awkward. Read on.

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Kayleigh Roberts is a freelance writer and editor with over 10 years of professional experience covering entertainment of all genres, from new movie and TV releases to nostalgia, and celebrity news. Her byline has appeared in Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, The Atlantic, Allure, Entertainment Weekly, MTV, Bustle, Refinery29, Girls’ Life Magazine, Just Jared, and Tiger Beat, among other publications. She's a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.