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    16 Actors With Their Fictional Friends From Movies Side-By-Side With Their Real-Life Closest Friends

    We love a good celeb BFF duo. 👯‍♀️

    1. In Legally Blonde, Reese Witherspoon's character, Elle Woods, is best friends with her nail lady, Paulette (Jennifer Coolidge). In real life, Witherspoon is BFFs with her Hot Pursuit co-star Sofía Vergara.

    Above, Elle Woods is getting her nails done and talking to Paulette in the salon. Below, she is laughing with Sofia Vergara on a talk show

    2. In Hidden Figures, Taraji P. Henson's character, Katherine, is best friends with fellow mathematicians Dorothy (Octavia Spencer) and Mary (Janelle Monáe). In real life, Henson is BFFs with singer and actor Mary J. Blige.

    Above, Katherine dances in the kitchen with Dorothy and Mary. Below, Henson and Blige pose at Henson's Hollywood Star ceremony

    3. In Booksmart, Beanie Feldstein's character, Molly, is best friends with fellow student Amy (Kaitlyn Dever). In real life, Feldstein is BFFs with actor Ben Platt.

    Above, Molly and Amy lean against a door frame, looking to a classroom. Below, Feldstein and Platt pose with a Playbill in a theatre

    4. In The Princess Diaries, Anne Hathaway's character, Mia, is BFFs with classmate Lilly (Heather Matarazzo). In real life, Hathaway is best friends with her The Devil Wears Prada co-star Emily Blunt.

    Above, Mia and Lilly stand by their lockers at school. Below, Hathaway and Blunt pose at an awards show

    5. In Get Hard, Kevin Hart's character, Darnell, is best friends with James (Will Ferrell). In real life, Hart is BFFs with his Jumanji co-star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.

    Above, Darnell and James talk on the tennis court. Below, Johnson kisses Hart on the head during a ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre

    6. In Live by Night, Ben Affleck's character, Joe, is best friends with fellow gangster Dion Bartolo (Chris Messina). In real life, Affleck is BFFs with actor Matt Damon.

    Above, Dion and Joe are in a meeting with a mob boss. Below, Affleck and Damon attend the World Series game wearing Boston Red Sox hats

    7. In Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Brad Pitt's character, Cliff, is best friends with actor Rick (Leonardo DiCaprio). In real life, Pitt is BFFs with actor Bradley Cooper.

    Above, Rick and Cliff stand outside a restaurant while Rick smokes. Below, Pitt has his arm around Cooper.

    8. In Always Be My Maybe, Ali Wong's character, Sasha, is best friends with Veronica (Michelle Buteau). In real life, Wong is BFFs with her co-star Randall Park.

    Above, Sasha and Veronica at a tour of Sasha's new restaurant. Below, Wong and Randall hug while posing for a photo

    9. In Juno, Elliot Page's character, Juno, is best friends with classmate Leah (Olivia Thirlby). In real life, Page is BFFs with filmmaker Ian Daniel.

    10. In Love Happens, Jennifer Aniston's character, Eloise, is best friends with Marty (Judy Greer). In real life, Aniston is BFFs with her Friends co-star Courteney Cox.

    Above, Eloise and Marty listen to a story from Burke Ryan. Below, Cox and Aniston look at each other while posing on the red carpet

    11. In Miss Bala, Gina Rodriguez's character, Gloria, is best friends with pageant competitor Suzu (Cristina Rodlo). In real life, Rodriguez is BFFs with her Someone Great co-star DeWanda Wise.

    Above, Gloria and Suzu out their hands up as the police arrive. Below, DeWise and Rodriguez are in character as best friends in movie Someone Great

    12. In Happiest Season, Kristen Stewart's character, Abby, is best friends with John (Dan Levy). In real life, Stewart is BFFs with actor Dakota Fanning.

    Above, Abby and John talk while looking around at a Christmas Eve party. Below, Stewart and Fanning pose at a red carpet event.

    13. In The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Hilary Duff's character, Lizzie, is best friends with classmate Gordo (Adam Lamberg). In real life, Duff is best friends with her Younger co-star Molly Bernard.

    Above, Lizzie leans on Gordo's shoulder on the plane. Below, Duff poses with Bernard at a press event.

    14. In Our Family Wedding, Regina King's character, Angela, is longtime best friends with Bradford (Forest Whitaker). In real life, King is BFFs with fellow actor Gabrielle Union.

    Above, Angela and Brad sit next to each other on the couch. Below, King and Union smile at premiere event

    15. In 21 Jump Street, Jonah Hill's character, Morton, is best friends with fellow cop Greg (Channing Tatum). In real life, Hill is BFFs with singer Adam Levine.

    Above, Morton and Greg sit next to each other during a meeting in the police office. Below, Adam and Jonah laugh courtside at a basketball game

    16. And in Stella, Bette Midler's character, Stella, is longtime best friends with Ed Munn (John Goodman). In real life, Midler is BFFs with rapper 50 Cent.