Supposedly, we all have a lost twin somewhere in the world, a person who has physical features similar to us and who could easily pretend to be our sibling or relative. There are also more peculiar cases where pets tend to resemble their owners, whether by hair color, behavior or facial characteristics. And in some cases people are surprised to discover that they are distant relatives. But the reality is that genetics are amazing, and can surprise us in a way that we have never imagined.
Besides, has anyone ever thought of dating another person who actually resembles them? Yes, no, maybe? It does not matter how crazy it sounds, this is a situation that can be quite common, even in the halls of Hollywood. For this reason today we will talk about 15 celebrities whose partners look like them and who definitely did not seem to care about the similarities. Or maybe they just never noticed.
Will time make us look more like the person we love? I do not know, but one thing I'm sure about is that these celebrities are more alike than we thought. So, let's get started!
15 Seth Meyers & Alexi Ashe
Seth Meyers is a well-known American TV host, thanks to his show Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC. The comedian and actor was known to have headed the team of writers of NBC's Saturday Night Live between the years 2001 and 2014, according to his biography on IMDb.com
Seth has been married to Alexi Ashe since 2013, and according to the website Elite Daily they met when Meyers was already on Saturday Night Live. But Ashe is a woman who stays out of the spotlight because she is a human rights lawyer and the Assistant District Attorney. The couple currently has two children and were in the news recently, after it became known that Alexi gave birth to their second child in the lobby of their building because they did not have time to get to the hospital. Meyers explained the following day on his program that something similar had happened in their first pregnancy and that for a moment they thought they would have their first kid in the Uber, but luckily they managed to get to the hospital. Putting all this aside, we must admit that Seth and Alexi are quite alike, and we could almost say that they look like relatives.
14 Benedict Cumberbatch & Sophie Hunter
Benedict Cumberbatch is an actor of English origin known for his roles in films such as "Atonement", "12 Years to Slave", "Star Trek Into Darkness", and "Doctor Strange", among others.
According to The Sun UK, Benedict met his future wife, Sophie Hunter, in the thriller Burlesque Fairytales in 2009, by that time Cumberbatch was dating actress Olivia Poulet till they split in 2011. It was not until 2013 that Cumberbatch reconnected with Sophie and they started dating. Sophie is a theater director, playwright and former performer. The couple married in 2015 and currently have two children, Christopher Carlton, who was born in June 2015, and Hal Auden, who was born in March 2017. Although this English couple has always tried to keep their personal lives out of the public eye, we must emphasize that if we observe them in details they are quite similar in their physical characteristics.
13 Chloë Grace Moretz & Brooklyn Beckham
Chloë Grace Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham are probably one of the most beloved young couples of the moment. For a long time the American actress was considered the most fortunate girl to be dating the eldest son of Victoria Beckham (former Spice Girl) and David Beckham an icon of soccer, Brooklyn Beckham, who is dedicated to photography.
According to Sugarscape, Chloë and Brooklyn met at Paris Fashion Week in 2014 and since then they have been in an on and off relationship for the past several years. And although a month ago, the American actress expressed her love for Brooklyn in an Instagram post because of his birthday, recently Brooklyn was caught by the paparazzi kissing model Lexi Wood. And although it seems that this relationship is over, we can still remember their happy moments, and how much the stars resembled each other.
12 Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson
There was a time when all the teenagers were obsessed with Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, the couple in the Twilight vampire movie saga who managed to take their love off camera. Both actors met in the sets for the films of the Twilight franchise based on the books of the same name by the writer Stephenie Meyer. But after it became known in 2009 that Kristen had ended her relationship with Michael Angarano, rumors immediately began that the couple was dating.
Sadly, what began as the perfect teenage love, ended in scandal when it was learned that Kristen had cheated on Robert with director Rupert Sanders while filming the movie "Snow White & the Huntsman". Currently, Stewart is dating the British model Stella Maxwell, while Pattinson was engaged to the singer FKA Twigs. And although Kristen and Robert are no longer together we cannot avoid mentioning that they really have a certain physical resemblance.
11 Tom Brady & Gisele Bündchen
According to Us Magazine, the couple met through mutual friends and immediately began to dating although in February 2007 Bridget announced that she was pregnant and Brady was the father, that did not prevent the New England Patriots player of the National Football League from seeing the model of Victoria's Secret Angels, Gisele.The couple tied the knot in 2009 and they have 2 children. In addition, Tom has shown himself to be a good father to his other are John Edward Thomas Moynahan.
10 Courtney Cox & Johnny McDaid
Courtney Cox and Johnny McDaid, are another couple that we love and we have noticed that they are more alike than we thought. Courtney is one of Hollywood's favorite celebrities thanks to her role on the acclaimed television series Friends. Besides, from 1999 to 2013 she was married to the well-known actor David Arquette, both had a daughter in 2004 who they named Coco Arquette, but in 2013 they announced their divorce.
9 LeAnn Rimes & Eddie Cibrian
LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian, are another couple who curiously look alike and sometimes give the impression that they are relatives. But there is nothing further from reality. LeAnn is an American singer known for her hits "How Do I Live", "Can't Fight The Moonlight", and "I Need You". Her husband Eddie Cibrian is an American actor known for his work in series and films like "But I'm a Cheerleader", "The Cave", "The Best Man Holiday", "CSI: Miami" and "Chase".
But the truth is that reaching that point of happiness was not easy, both stars met and fell in love when they were married to other people. In their reality show, VH1's "LeAnn and Eddie", the singer expresses what happened "Our relationship did not start off as we were planned, it was the best way to start off? Of course not, but it happened. " By that time LeAnn was married to chef Dean Sheremet while Eddie was married to the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Brandi Glanville. The couple got married in 2011 despite the scandal that had been their relationship in 2009, and currently have two children, Jake Austin Cibrian and Mason Edward Cibrian, who Eddit had with Brandi Glanville.
8 Jacqui Ainsley & Guy Ritchie
Guy Ritchie and Jacqui Ainsley, Ritchie is best known for his work as a filmmaker and his film films, in his biography in Wikipedia highlight some movies like "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels", "RocknRolla", "Sherlock Holmes" and its sequel. But the truth is that many remember him for his scandalous divorce in 2008, after 8 years married to the queen of Pop, Madonna. It seems that Ritchie found love again when he met Jacqui Ainsley, after meeting through mutual friends.
And according to the English model, she knew from the first moment that he was the one indicated and that he would be the father of her children. Currently, the couple has 3 children: Rafael Ritchie, who was born in 2011, Rivka Ritchie who was born in 2012, and Levi Ritchie who was born in 2014. However, we can not deny that both celebrities have certain similarities or physical characteristics.
7 Jeremiah Brent & Nate Berkus
Jeremiah Brent and Nate Berkus: they are just two cutie pies that curiously look alike. Jeremiah Brent is an interior designer for residences, shops or hospitality. And according to his biography on Wikipedia, he is mostly known for being associated with Rachel Zoe and her show The Rachel Zoe Project. In 2011 Jeremiah founded his own line Jeremiah Brent Design (JBD) in 2011.
Moreover, the couple was dating for a while but after a year Jeremiah became engaged to Nate Berkus, another American interior designer, in 2013. In 2014 they decided to get married in Manhattan. However, the couple did not wait too much time to have children through a surrogate. In 2015 their daughter Poppy Brent-Berkus was born, while in 2018 their son Oskar Michael Brent-Berkus was born.
6 Ellie Goulding & Dougie Poynter
Ellie Goulding and Dougie Poynter, another adorable couple who have very similar physical characteristics and could easily pretend to be relatives. Kind of creepy, I know. The English singer, Ellie Goulding, known for her hits " Love Me Like You Do", "Burn" and "On My Mind", is another of those stars that steal sighs from men. Ellie is one of those women whose personality and beauty captivate men and break hearts; in fact, according to the rumors Ellie was guilty of breaking the heart of the singer and songwriter Ed Sheeran, as she was the inspiration for the redhead's hit "Don't", in which he talks about an alleged infidelity. Apparently, it refers to Ellie cheating on him with the former One Direction member, Niall Horan. However, it is not assured that the rumor was 100% true.
But after all that drama, Ellie started dating McFly bassist, Dougie Poynter, although over time the couple has maintained an on and off, relationship . Nevertheless with this couple you never know, according to Mirror UK the couple is appreciated and respected, in fact, Poynter clarified during an interview with The Sun that "We love each other very much. We are the best of friends.”
5 John Stamos & Caitlin Mchugh
John Stamos and Caitlin Mchugh, definitely two cutie pies and one of the favorite couples of the moment, which however are a bit alike. John is best known for his role in the acclaimed '90s series Full House playing "Uncle Jesse" and for touring with the Beach Boys band since 1985. But before Caitlin, was Rebecca Romijn, the actress and former American model known for her role as Mystique in the first trilogy of the "X-Men" film series. The couple was married from 1998 to 2005.
According to People, Stamos gave indications of being dating Caitlin Mchugh in 2016, and it seems that things were going very well. After two years out they got engaged and it was known that they were expecting their first child together, the couple decided to get married in February of this year. Recently the actor posted a picture with his newborn son in his chest and declared "From now on, the best part of me will always be my wife and my son. Welcome Billy Stamos (named after my father), #NotJustanUncleAnymore #Overjoyed ".
4 Kevin Bacon & Kyra Sedgwick
Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick, one of the established couples in Hollywood, who curiously have a great physical resemblance. Bacon is known for his roles in films such as "Footloose" (1984), "JFK" (1991), "Apollo 13" (1995), and "Mystic River" (2003), among others. While Kyra is also a well-known actress in the world of film and television, she is best known for her role as Brenda Leigh Johnson on the TNT crime drama The "Closer".
According to Country Living, the couple met on the film set of the 1988 movie " Lemon Sky". And although the actress told Redbook that when she met him she did not think he was her type, "I vividly remember looking at his butt when I've walked away after we first met and thought, Well, I guess some girls like that", Bacon found a way to fall in love with Kyra, so they married in 1988 and currently have two children, Travis Bacon who was born in 1989 and Sosie Bacon who was born in 1992. Interestingly the couple later discovered that they are distant cousins, which is why they are pretty alike.
3 Scarlett Johansson & Colin Jost
Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost are famous lovebirds in the halls of Hollywood. And it seems that the well-known actress has found love again, after having been married twice, the first with the Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds (2008-2011) and the French journalist Romain Dauriac with whom she was married between 2014 and 2017, and with whom she has a daughter named Rose.
But love seems to smile again on Scarlett after she met Colin Jost during the Saturday Night Live show just 9 months after signing the divorce with Dauriac. However, according to People, the comedian and writer of SNL explained that the first time they met was in 2006 "The first time I was hosted was the first year I was a writer on the show," Jost revealed. "So, we've kind of known each other since then ... she's the best." This couple is without a doubt adorable, but we can not deny that they are pretty alike.
2 Dwyane Wade & Gabrielle Union
Basketball fans probably know very well this couple: Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union. And if they are on the list is because this couple is more alike than what we thought. Dwyane comes from a successful career in the sport playing for teams like Miami Heat (2003-2016), Chicago Bulls (2016-2017), Cleveland Cavaliers (2017-2018), and recently returning to the Miami Heat team where he began his professional career.
According to Us Magazine, the couple decided to start as friends, because they both came from a divorce. Gabrielle is an actress known for her roles in '90s movies such as "10 Things I Hate About You" and "Bring It On", and was married between 2001 and 2006 to American football player Chris Howard, while Dwyane was married to Siohvaughn Funches, between 2002 and 2010. After 4 years dating, Gabrielle and Dwyane decided to get married in 2014.
1 Maggie Gyllenhaal & Peter Sarsgaard
Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, another Hollywood couple who have certain physical similarities in their traits. Maggie is a well-known actress in the entertainment industry with her brother Jake Gyllenhaal. According to IMDb.com among her best-known films include "Secretary" (2002)," Mona Lisa Smile "(2003), "The Dark Knight" (2008), "Nanny McPhee Returns" (2010) and "White House Down" (2013). While Peter is known for his performances in independent films, among others, some of his most prominent roles have been in films such as " Another Day in Paradise and Desert Blue" (1998), "The Man in the Iron Mask" (1998), "Boys Don't Cry" (1999), "The Center of the World "(2001).
According to People, the couple met in 2003 when they starred in a low-budget movie called "In God's Hands". After that, they began to leave and after four years together the couple announced that they were expecting their first child together and that they were engaged.