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Celebrities Who Are Related to Real Royalty

Updated October 13, 2018 4.8k views19 items

Here, you'll find a list of celebrities related to royals. While we may deem certain celebrities the kings or queens of a particular musical genre, it may surprise you to know a sizable number of celebrities have some genuine royal blood. Some celebrities are related to kings or queens while others have distant cousins in the royal family. What celebrities are related to Queen Elizabeth, Henry IV, and other famed royals? Read this list to find out.

Which celebrities are related to royals? Angelina Jolie's lineage links her to the Duchess of Cornwall. Beyoncé is a distant cousin of Queen Elizabeth II. Madonna, Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp, and Tom Hanks are also descendants of royalty.

p>Are you surprised that so many celebrities have royal lineages? Read up on the unexpected connections between Hollywood's elite and the royal family below!

  • Angelina Jolie's lineage links her to the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla Parker-Bowles.


    • Age: 45
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Are Related to Real Royalty
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    Queen Bey has royal blood. She is Queen Elizabeth II's 12th cousin once removed.


    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America
  • Madonna is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Are Related to Real Royalty
    Photo: Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images

    Madonna is the Queen of Pop and she has family ties to Camilla Parker-Bowles.


    • Age: 62
    • Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Johnny Depp is reportedly Queen Elizabeth II's cousin - 20 times removed.


    • Age: 57
    • Birthplace: Owensboro, Kentucky, United States of America

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