03:30 PM EDT 08/24/2014
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 07/31/2014 09:30AM
Andy Cohen used Kate Hudson's appearance on Watch What Happens Live Wednesday to play his trademark "Plead the Fifth" game, and he really swung for the fences.
"Have you ever taken a dip in the lady-pond?" Cohen asked Hudson, a charming euphemism if there ever was one.
But Hudson was still taken aback: After a conspicuous pause, she asked, "How deep is a dip?" before settling on, "No."
Originally posted 07/25/2014 08:00AM
Kate Hudson and Lea Michele top our style editors' list of the buzziest celeb looks this week
Originally posted 07/22/2014 10:00AM
By now, the story of Wish I Was Here, Zach Braff's partially crowdfunded sophomore film, is well-known, which is why we're happy Braff is digging into some of the details of the campaign.
Details that include the odd requests made by donors.
Originally posted 07/15/2014 11:40AM
Everyone knows Zach Braff's Twitter feed is awesome (who else would Tweet, "I think Lebron's gonna go to the Mets. #sports"), so PEOPLE was more than happy to put our account in his hilarious hands for a day.
Originally posted 07/14/2014 08:45AM
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Originally posted 07/11/2014 08:00AM
Kendall's haute look, Jessica's bridal beauty and more style moments that had our editors buzzing
Originally posted 07/12/2014 02:15PM
See what's sizzling – and fizzling – on the red carpet this week
Originally posted 07/01/2014 10:00AM
The actress's is currently cruising the Mediterranean on a yacht in some crazy-cute bikinis
Originally posted 06/11/2014 02:00PM
Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr In Wish I Was Here, Mandy Patinkin plays Zach Braff's father – a fitting role for the dad of two.
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