04:31 PM EDT 10/31/2014
Originally posted 08/03/2014 07:00AM
If you're a Hollywood star, your childhood friends usually have a limited number of roles available to play. They can be a loyal sidekick, your crew's comical mascot, or maybe the personal assistant who will eventually take you down in a bloodless celebrity coup.
But for a lucky few stars, the people they grew up with became celebrities themselves, with their own fans, their own love interests and their own trending topics.
It must be a welcome surprise. After all, it's lonely at the top, but it's a little less lonely when your childhood friends are there, too.
In honor of International Friendship Day – commonly celebrated on the first Sunday in August – we're rounding up the celeb pairs who have known each other since before they were famous.
Originally posted 07/29/2014 12:30PM
Chris Martin wasn't kidding when he said that he and Gwyneth Paltrow are very close – even though they are getting divorced.
Originally posted 07/27/2014 08:00PM
Happy Comic-Con weekend! It's been a busy few days of revelations from the convention and relationship updates from your favorite celebrity couples. Here's the news you might have missed:
Originally posted 07/27/2014 11:45AM
They may have "consciously uncoupled," but Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow still remain close, despite their impending divorce.
Originally posted 07/25/2014 01:05PM
The star takes her dude-ranch time very seriously
Originally posted 07/24/2014 03:15PM
The worst part of being a celebrity, undoubtedly, must be family reunions. All those cousins coming out of the woodwork, asking you to pass along their script or snag an autograph or even help Aunt Agatha buy that new hot tub that she desperately needs.
Then there are those happy few stars who don't have to face this problem. Because their cousins are famous, too.
In honor of Cousins Day – July 24, to be exact – here are several celebrity cousins who don't have to worry about being the only famous person at their family reunion.
Originally posted 07/06/2014 02:20PM
Americans generally like to celebrate Independence Day by doing the most American things they can think of, namely: waving flags, eating hot dogs and enjoying large, colorful explosions.
But, if you really think about it, all of these activities pale in comparison to the most American activity of all: Trying to live like celebrities, no matter the cost.
Fortunately, a number of properties previously inhabited by the stars are available to rent this summer. Below, find four places you can experience the lifestyle of the rich and famous – if only for a night or two.
Originally posted 06/19/2014 03:15PM
Gwyneth Paltrow had a good cry this week – and her mother, Blythe Danner, was the reason.
Originally posted 06/18/2014 12:45PM
Since announcing their separation in March, Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have been spotted together more than ever.
Originally posted 06/06/2014 10:00AM
Hedwig and the Angry Inch's Neil Patrick Harris isn't the only big TV star up for a Tony Award Sunday night, but give him credit – he is the only TV star nominated for playing the role of a transgender East German glam-rocker.
In honor of Harris's transformation, we've decided to see what the How I Met Your Mother star looks like posing with his gender-flipped self, along with an octet of actors who – whether they played trans characters, or just cis folk forced to cross-dress by the demands of plot – also became their own personal Orlandos.
That's right: Our Photoshop time machine is now a Photoshop gender machine.
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