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Do You Know These Celebs' Real First Names?

Turns out a lot of famous peeps decided to give their first name the boot.

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  1. What's Emma Stone's real first name?

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    Emma
    Emily
    Emilia
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Emily! She had to change it to get her SAG card.

  2. What about Reese Witherspoon's first name?

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    Laura Jeanne
    Rose
    Catherine Reese
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Laura Jeanne! Her full name is actually Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon.

  3. What's Meryl Streep's first name?

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    Mary Louise
    Mamie
    Margaret
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Mary Louise! Meryl is a nickname. Meryl also named her eldest daughter Mary, who goes by Mamie.

  4. What about Mindy Kaling's name?

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    Amanda
    Vera
    Melissa
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Vera! Her full name is actually Vera Mindy Chokalingam — her parents liked the show Mork & Mindy so they gave it to her as a middle name.

  5. Do you know Tina Fey's first name?

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    Kate
    Amy
    Elizabeth
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Elizabeth! Tina's full name is Elizabeth Stamatina Fey.

  6. What's Jude Law's first name?

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    David
    Michael
    Jude
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's David! Jude is his middle name.

  7. Do you know Vin Diesel's first name?

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    Marc
    Jacob
    Vincent
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Marc! Vin's real name is Marc Sinclair.

  8. What's Brad Pitt's first name?

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    Bradley
    William
    Douglas
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's William! Brad's full name is William Bradley Pitt.

  9. What's Jodie Foster's first name?

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    Alicia
    Joanna
    Nancy
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Alicia! Jodie's full name is Alicia Christian Foster — Jodie is a nickname.

  10. What's Whoopi Goldberg's first name?

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    Annette
    Caryn
    Macey
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Caryn! Whoopi's full name is Caryn Elaine Johnson. She was inspired by a whoopee cushion for her stage name.

  11. Do you know what Bruce Willis's first name is?

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    Dennis
    Frank
    Walter
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Walter! Bruce's full name is Walter Bruce Willis.

  12. What's Julianne Moore's real first name?

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    Julie
    Julia
    Jules Ann
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Julie! Julianne Moore's real name is Julie Ann Smith — she had to combine Julie and Anne and take her father's middle name as her last name in order to register with Actors Equity.

  13. Do you know Lucy Hale's real first name?

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    Ashley
    Lucille
    Karen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Karen! Her full name is Karen Lucille Hale, though early on in her career, she was sometimes credited as Lucy Kate Hale.

  14. What's Portia de Rossi's given first name?

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    Amanda
    Amelia
    Antonia
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Amanda! Portia was born Amanda Lee Rogers and changed her name to Portia de Rossi when she was 15.

  15. What's Dakota Fanning's first name?

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    Alice
    Hannah
    Molly
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Hannah! Dakota is her middle name. FYI, Dakota's younger sister Elle also goes by her middle name — her first name is Mary.

  16. What is Sigourney Weaver's given name?

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    Savannah
    Susan
    Sarah
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Susan! Sigourney's real name is Susan Alexandra Weaver – she chose Sigourney from The Great Gatsby.

  17. What's Ashton Kutcher's first name?

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    Christopher
    Sean
    Ryan
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Christopher! Ashton's full name is Christopher Ashton Kutcher.

  18. And what's Rihanna's first name?

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    Rhiannon
    Roxanne
    Robyn
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Robyn! Her full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty. Duh.

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