11 Celebs Who Are Godparents to Celebs

Seems like everyone in Hollywood knows one another

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Oct 26, 2013 4:06 PM CDT

(Newser) – In honor of Prince George, who has seven new godparents, PopSugar rounds up 23 celebrities who are godparents of other celebrities' children. A sampling:

  • Michael Jackson was godfather to Nicole Richie.
  • Simon Pegg is godfather to Apple Martin, daughter of Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin.
  • Drew Barrymore is godmother to Frances Bean Cobain.
  • Steven Spielberg is godfather to Gwyneth and Drew.
  • Lady Gaga is godmother (Gagamother?) to Elton John's sons with David Furnish, Zachary and Elijah.

  • Hugh Grant is godfather to the son of his ex-girlfriend, Elizabeth Hurley.
  • Jamie Lee Curtis is godmother to Jake Gyllenhaal ...
  • ... and he and Busy Phillips are godparents to Michelle Williams' daughter with Heath Ledger, Matilda.
  • Leah Remini is godmother to Jennifer Lopez's twins with Marc Anthony.
  • Bono is godfather to Brangelina's twins.
Click for the complete list, including one star who's been named godparent by 10 famous friends.

Michael Jackson was godfather to Nicole Richie.
Michael Jackson was godfather to Nicole Richie.   (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye, File)
Simon Pegg is godfather to Apple Martin, daughter of Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin.
Simon Pegg is godfather to Apple Martin, daughter of Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin.   (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)
Drew Barrymore is godmother to Frances Bean Cobain.
Drew Barrymore is godmother to Frances Bean Cobain.   (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Steven Spielberg is godfather to Gwyneth and Drew.
Steven Spielberg is godfather to Gwyneth and Drew.   (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Lady Gaga is godmother (Gagamother?) to Elton John's sons with David Furnish, Zachary and Elijah.
Lady Gaga is godmother (Gagamother?) to Elton John's sons with David Furnish, Zachary and Elijah.   (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Hugh Grant is godfather to the son of his ex-girlfriend, Elizabeth Hurley.
Hugh Grant is godfather to the son of his ex-girlfriend, Elizabeth Hurley.   (AP Photo/Mike Stephens, file)
Jamie Lee Curtis is godmother to Jake Gyllenhaal...
Jamie Lee Curtis is godmother to Jake Gyllenhaal...   (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
And he and Busy Phillips are godparents to Michelle Williams' daughter with Heath Ledger, Matilda.
And he and Busy Phillips are godparents to Michelle Williams' daughter with Heath Ledger, Matilda.   (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)
Leah Remini is godmother to Jennifer Lopez's twins with Marc Anthony.
Leah Remini is godmother to Jennifer Lopez's twins with Marc Anthony.   (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)
Bono is godfather to Brangelina's twins.
Bono is godfather to Brangelina's twins.   (AP Photo/Starpix, Marion Curtis)
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