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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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‘Charlie’s Angels’ Stars Jaclyn Smith, Cheryl Ladd Reunite To Answer Your Questions

In the 1970s, everyone loved Charlie’s Angels. The drama featured three beautiful private detectives working for an unseen Charlie. The show has resonated with fans since its premiere in 1976. Recently, stars Jaclyn Smith and Cheryl Ladd reunited for the first time on The Hollywood Reporter’s It Happened in Hollywood podcast to discuss why the show is still iconic with...

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Dean Cain Supports Michael B. Jordan As Superman

Things are shaking up a tad in Hollywood's superhero department as some actors are being switched out with newer, fresher faces. Surrounding the classic character of Superman is a great deal of buzz generated by the prospect that superstar Michael B. Jordan will assume the role of the Man of Steel. Change Up New superhero slots are opening up. Ben...

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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II To Portray Candyman In Jordan Peele’s Reboot

Released back in December, Aquaman became a box office smash for the DC Extended Universe. For Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who portrayed Black Mantra, this was his biggest role to date. Now, he's taking over an iconic role in the horror world. Say His Name Five Times Abdul-Mateen will play the title character in Jordan Peele's Candyman reboot. Releasing on June 12, 2020, the...

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