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    Here's How 21 TV Families Compare To The Actors' Real Families

    Is it too late to join the Rose family?

    I'm sure most of us can name a sitcom family or two we'd love to live with. However, unless you're Dan and Eugene Levy, most sitcom actors don't call their TV relatives family in real life.

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    Here are 21 actors with their TV families vs. their IRL families:

    1. Here's Tracee Ellis Ross with her Black-ish family, the Johnsons.

    the Johnson family
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    And here she is with her mother Diana Ross, brother Evan Ross, and sister-in-law Ashlee Simpson.

    Diana Ross, Evan Ross, and Ashlee Simpson
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    2. Here's Jodie Sweetin with her Full House family, the Tanners (including her character's future in-laws, Kimmy Gibbler and Steve Hale).

    Jodie Sweetin with her Full House family
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    And here she is with her mom Janice Sweetin, dad Sam Sweetin, daughter Zoie Herpin, daughter Beatrix Sweetin-Coyle, and partner Mescal Wasilewski.

    3. Here are Dylan and Cole Sprouse with their Suite Life of Zack and Cody family, the Martins.

    Zack, Cody, and Cary Martin
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    And here they are with their mom, Melanie Wright.

    the boys with their mother, Melanie Wright
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    4. Here's Dan Levy with his Schitt's Creek family, the Roses.

    the Rose family
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    And here he is with his dad Eugene Levy, sister Sarah Levy, and mom Deborah Divine.

    5. Here's Randall Park with his Fresh Off the Boat family, the Huangs.

    the Huang family
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    And here he is with his wife, Jae Suh Park.

    Randall and his wife Jae Suh Park
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    And here he is with his daughter, Ruby Park.

    6. Here's Eden Sher with her The Middle family, the Hecks.

    the Heck family
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    And here she is with her husband, Nick Cron-Devico.

    And here she is with their future twins.

    7. Here's Lisa Loring with her The Addams Family family.

    Morticia and her Addams family
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    And here she is with her daughter, Vanessa Loring.

    her daughter Vanessa
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    And here she is with her other daughter, Marianne Loring.

    her daughter Marianne
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    8. Here's Brandy with her Moesha family, the Mitchells.

    the Mitchell family
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    And here she is with her mom Sonja Norwood, dad Willie Norwood, and brother Ray J.

    Ray J and Sonja and Willie Norwood
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    9. Here's Darius McCrary with his Family Matters family, the Winslows.

    the Winslow family
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    And here he is with his daughter, Zoey McCrary.

    10. Here's Will Smith with his The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air family.

    the Banks family
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    And here he is with his real-life family: wife Jada Pinkett Smith, daughter Willow Smith, and sons Trey and Jaden Smith.

    Trey, Willow, Jaden, and Jada Pinkett Smith
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    11. Here's Melissa Joan Hart with her Sabrina the Teenage Witch family, the Spellmans.

    Sabrina with Aunt Hilda and Aunt Zelda
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    And here she is with her husband Mark Wilkerson and sons Tucker, Mason, and Braydon Wilkerson.

    Tucker McFadden Wilkerson, Braydon Hart Wilkerson, Mason Walter Wilkerson and Mark Wilkerson
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    12. Here's Frankie Muniz with his Malcolm in the Middle family, the Wilkersons.

    Malcolm and his chaotic family
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    And here he is with his wife, Paige Price, and son, Mauz Muniz.

    13. Here's Ray Romano with his Everybody Loves Raymond family, the Barones.

    the Barone family
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    And here he is with his wife Anna Romano, daughter Alexandra Romano, and sons Gregory, Matthew, and Joseph Romano.

    his wife 	Anna Scarpulla and their four kids
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    14. Here's Hilary Duff with her Lizzie McGuire family, the McGuires.

    the McGuire family
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    And here she is with her husband Matthew Koma, son Luca Comrie, and daughter Banks Bair.

    her husband Matthew Koma and her oldest two kids
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    And here she is with her youngest daughter, Mae Bair.

    15. Here's Jerry Mathers with his Leave It to Beaver family, the Cleavers.

    the Cleaver family
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    And here he is with his dad Norman Mathers, mom Marilyn Mathers, sister Susie Mathers, and brother Jim Mathers.

    young Jerry with his parents, brother, and sister
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    16. Here's Maureen McCormick with her The Brady Bunch family.

    the Brady family
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    And here she is with her husband, Michael Cummings, and daughter, Natalie Cummings.

    17. Here's Lauren Graham with her Gilmore Girls family.

    Rory and Loreli
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    And here she is with her longtime partner, Peter Krause.

    her longtime partner Peter Krause
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    18. Here's Mandy Moore with the cast members who play her This Is Us family, the Pearsons, through the years.

    multiple generations of the Pearson family
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    And here she is with her son, August Goldsmith.

    And here she is with her husband, Taylor Goldsmith.

    her husband Taylor Goldsmith
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    19. Here's Maia Mitchell with her The Fosters family.

    the Fosters family
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    And here she is with her brother, Charlie Mitchell, and mom, Jill Mitchell.

    20. Here's Sofia Vergara with her Modern Family extended family, the Delgado-Pritchetts, the Tucker-Pritchetts, and the Dunphys.

    Gloria and her large extended family
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    And here she is with her husband, Joe Manganiello, and son, Manolo Gonzalez Vergara.

    her husband Joe Manganiello and son Manolo Gonzalez
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    21. And finally, here's Wendi McLendon-Covey with her The Goldbergs family.

    the goldberg family
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    And here she is with her husband, Greg Covey.

    her husband Greg Covey
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    And here she is with her cat, Butters.

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