Life as a celebrity must be pretty sweet, but what is life like if you happen to have the same name as a major star? When you think about it, names like Robin Williams and Janet Jackson are relatively common, prompting us to go on a search for everyday people who live life with well-known monikers.
We mined the interwebs to find various people willing to share their daily frustrations, flubs, and funny stories that stem from the fact that they’re frequently mistaken for someone else. And with all their charisma and wit, we started to think they might actually be more interesting than the stars who bear their names!
Watch our video featuring four of the people who talked with us, and then hop into our gallery to read the hilarious stories from more folks with famous names.
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