Hollywood Siblings: 6 Legendary Duos Of Brothers And Sisters Working In The Entertainment Industry

Date December 27, 2017

Family is the ultimate source of support for many of us. Even celebrities value the presence of their loved ones not only in their personal lives but in their professional lives as well. The world has seen a lot of legendary families and even dynasties ruling the industry of entertainment. And today, we will tell you about six of the most famous sibling duos in Hollywood.

1. Maggie and Jake Gyllenhaal


Maggie and Jake Gyllenhaal are, perhaps, one of the most recognizable and famous siblings in Hollywood. Each of them is incredibly talented and was even nominated for an Oscar at some point in their acting careers.

Maggie is only three years older than her brother Jake. Aside from being famous siblings, the two of them also represent a dynasty of Hollywood professionals. Their father, Stephen Gyllenhaal, is a talented director who is responsible for creating such films as Numb3rs and Family of Spies.

2. Peter and Jane Fonda


Peter and Jane Fonda also represent one of the most well-known dynasties in Hollywood. Children of the famous actor Henry Fonda, they both started their acting career at a young age. Today, each of the fabulous siblings has a set of prestigious awards and a number of Oscar nominations.

3. John and Joan Cusack


While there are many brothers and sisters in Hollywood, only a few of them work on the same projects. John and Joan Cusack collaborated in about a dozen movies so far, including the 1984's comedy Sixteen Candles and the 2008's War, Inc.

4. Shirley Maclaine and Warren Beatty


Shirley Maclaine and Warren Beatty are one of the most experienced siblings in Hollywood. Shirley Maclaine is a world-famous actress. In 1983, she won an Oscar for playing Aurora Greenway in Terms of Endearment.

Her younger brother, Warren Beatty, is not only an actor but also a successful filmmaker. The man was nominated for an Oscar 14 times for acting, directing, and writing. In 1981, he won an Oscar for directing the film Reds.

5. David and Patricia Arquette


Patricia and David Arquette both have successful acting careers. Patricia's big debut took place back in 1987 when she played Kristen Parker in A Nightmare on Elm Street 3. She stars in both films and TV series. Most people know Patricia as Allison Dubois from Medium.

Her brother David became famous after starring in the Scream franchise. Just like his sister, the man stars in both big screen movies and TV series. In addition to that, David Arquette directed several projects.

6. Kate and Oliver Hudson


Actors Kate and Oliver Hudson followed in the footsteps of their step-father Kurt Russell. Kate stars mostly in romantic comedies, although her filmography includes a couple of crime and political dramas. The actress won a Golden Globe and has an Oscar nomination.

In contrast to Kate, her older brother Oliver stars for TV series. He became famous after joining the cast of Nashville.

Each of these duos shows how important it is to have an unconditional support of the closest people you have in your life. These siblings encourage one another to never give up and keep moving forward.

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