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15 Celebrities That You Never Knew Are Related

1. Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz

The NBC weather personality and rock star are first cousins once removed.

2. Reba McEntire and Kelly Clarkson

Reba is the step-mother-in-law of the first American Idol winner.

3. Thomas Brodie-Sangster and Hugh Grant

The actors are second cousins once removed.

4. Nic Cage and Jason Schwartzman

The two actors are cousins.

5. Jenny McCarthy and Melissa McCarthy

The former Playboy model and Bridesmaids star are first cousins.

6. Emilio Estevez and Charlie Sheen

These two actors are brothers (their dad is Martin Sheen).

7. Peyton and Eli Manning and Taryn Manning

The football stars and Orange is the New Black star are cousins.

8. Jessica Capshaw and Steven Spielberg

The famous director is the step-father of the Grey's Anatomy actress.

9. Tom Cruise and William Mapother

The A-lister and former Lost cast member are first cousins.

10. Brooke Shields and Glenn Close

The model and movie star are second cousins once removed.

11. Brandy and Snoop Dogg

Brandy and Snoop Dogg


The R&B star and rapper are cousins.

12. Lily Allen and Sam Smith

Lily Allen and Sam Smith


The singers are cousins, though they've only met once in their lives.

13. Shirley MacLaine and Warren Beatty

These two famed actors are siblings.

14. Mariska Hargitay and Jayne Mansfield

Mariska Hargitay and Jayne Mansfield


The Law and Order: SVU star is actually Jayne Mansfield's daughter.

15. Jason Sudeikis and George Wendt

The former Cheers star is the SNL alum's uncle.