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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 07/16/2014 02:55PM
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Originally posted 07/15/2014 10:00AM
They're undercover mothers.
Originally posted 07/11/2014 08:00AM
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Originally posted 07/10/2014 12:50PM
Step aside, Suri Cruise. Take a bow, Blue Ivy. The Internet has a new Hollywood bambino to obsess over – and in true celebrity baby tradition, this one is not even born yet.
Originally posted 07/09/2014 05:15PM
The actress is pregnant and due in October, PEOPLE confirms
Originally posted 07/03/2014 03:20PM
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Originally posted 06/25/2014 12:35PM
Ten years ago The Notebook romanced its way into theaters, leaving audiences drained of tears and fully convinced of Ryan Gosling's leading-man qualities.
Originally posted 05/21/2014 07:50PM
While Ryan Gosling promotes his directorial debut, Lost River, at the Cannes Film Festival this week, one person has been conspicuously absent: his girlfriend of three years, Eva Mendes – who happens to costar in the film.
Originally posted 05/13/2014 05:00PM
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