If your name is Karen, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Karen, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Karen can you think of? The famous Karens below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Karen, athletes named Karen, and even political figures named Karen. The music industry is no stranger to the name Karen, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.Which famous people named Karen are worth mentioning? This list includes Karen Gillan, Karen Carpenter, Karen McDougal and Karen O. To read more about these notable people named Karen, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.