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5 Talented Celebs That Were Luckily Born Fabulously Rich

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Many of your favorite celebrities had to scratch and claw to get to the top. Some managed to get lucky from the time they entered the world. What they did with that sudden money, however, was up to them. We look at five celebs that hit the jackpot early because of their inherited wealth.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Billionaire Daughter

Seinfeld star Julia Louis-Dreyfus had no problem purchasing the finest clothes growing up. Her father Gérard was the chairman of the Louis Dreyfus Energy Services, which dealt with oil trading. In 2006, his net worth was a whopping $3.4 billion. He wasn’t the only billionaire in Julia’s family, either. Her second cousin Robert was once CEO of Adidas.

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Lady Gaga: Progeny Of the Internet Age

Lady Gaga’s father, Joseph Germanotta, made big bucks as an Internet entrepreneur. He ran a company that placed WiFi in major hotel chains across the country. Nowadays, he owns the restaurant, Joanne Trattoria, and publishing company. Haus of Gaga Publishing. “Making your dad happy is — especially for an Italian Catholic girl — it feels really good,” Gaga told CBS Sunday Morning.

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Rashida Jones: Music On The Brain

As the daughter of iconic record producer Quincy Jones, Rashida has always had music on the brain. With celebrities for parents, she pursued an acting career in order to not get destroyed by the industry. “I have a lot of reverence-slash-fear about music because obviously, I have a living legend as my father,” she told E! Fortunately, she got pointers from Golden Globe-winning mom, Peggy Lipton.

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Psy: No Poor Kid Would Have Written “Gangnam Style”

While growing up in Seoul, South Korea, Psy had it pretty easy. His father, Park Won-Ho, brought home the big bucks as the chairman of DI Corporation. His mother, Kim Young-hee, owns a multitude of restaurants in the Gangnam District. Psy’s upbringing helped spawned the smash hit “Gangnam Style.”

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Ariana Grande: Daughter Of Boca Raton Elite

Living in Boca Raton, Ariana Grande saw what success was like at an early age. Her father Edward Butera owns graphic design company IBI Designs, Inc. Since 1982, the company has gained accolades from The New York Times and CNBC. Her mom Joan is the CEO of alarm system company Hose-McCann Communications.

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According To Avengers 4 Director, Chris Evans “Isn’t Done” With Captain America Role Quite Yet

Despite a sad goodbye from the Avengers' own Chris Evans, director Joe Russo says that the Captain America actor is not yet finished. So what's the deal? An Exit? After shooting for the upcoming fourth installment of Marvel's flagship Avengers series Chris Evans tweeted what appeared to be a goodbye. After all he called the last day on set "emotional" and even...

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Tom Hanks Could Be Playing Geppetto In Disney’s Live-Action ‘Pinocchio’

Disney is making even more live-action adaptations of the classic animations, including Aladdin, Dumbo, Lion King, and now Pinocchio. But the classic family favorite is getting a new puppeteer, and legendary actor Tom Hanks is in early talks to play Geppetto. Most fans would agree Hanks is the best choice for the role. Retelling Of A Disney Classic Pinocchio, released...

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It Looks Like Sylvester Stallone Might Be Finished With The “Rocky” Franchise

A post from actor and long time Rocky mainstay Sylvester Stallone has hinted that he will no longer be a part of the boxing movie franchise. This news would certainly come as a let down to fans of the movies but as Stallone himself stated, "Sadly all things must pass... and end." A Telling Post Stallone recently posted a video that was...

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