10 Celebrities You Probably Didn't Know Were Related

#1 Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz

Few people know that Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz are related. Kravitz's mother, Roxie Roker, who played Hellen Willis on the hit television series The Jeffersons (1975–1985), is the first cousin of Al Roker. 

#2 Maya Rudolph and Minnie Riperton

Bridesmaids actress and comedian Maya Rudolph is the daughter of legendary singer Minnie Riperton. 

#3 Steve Harris and Wood Harris

We have seen Steve Harris and Wood Harris in many of our favorite films, but few people realize the popular actors are brothers. 

#4 Nas and Yara Shahidi

19-year-old Black-Ish actress Yara Shahidi is the cousin of New York rap legend Nas. Shahidi was the flower girl in Nas' wedding to singer Kelis. 

#5 Nia Long and Sommore

Actresses Nia Long and Sommore have the same father, Doughtry Long. Though the two have often stated they don't consider themselves true siblings, Nia Long recently posted about Sommore on her Instagram account saying, she is "the funny one in the family."

#6 Vanessa Williams and Chris Williams

Actor Chris Williams is the younger brother of popular singer, actress, and model Vanessa Williams 

#7 Omar Gooding and Cuba Gooding Jr.

Baby Boy actor Omar Gooding is the brother of Academy Award winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr..

#8 Berry Gordy and RedFoo

RedFoo, of the pop group LMFAO, most known for their massive hit Party Rock Anthem, is the son of legendary record executive Berry Gordy. 

#9 Quincy Jones and Rashida Jones

The Office actress, Rashida Jones, is the daughter of legendary record producer Quincy Jones. 

#10 Lisa Raye and Da Brat

Actress Lisa Raye and rapper Da Brat are siblings. Their father, David Ray McCoy, was a self-made millionaire, who was murdered in 1988.


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