MARIO LOPEZ & ELVIA LOPEZ
The Dancing with the Stars runner-up ticked off his
Top 10 hottest women to PEOPLE. And No. 1? Yep, mom Elvia, who would cheer on her son from the DWTS audience. "I was so close to my mom, my sister, a lot of female cousins," Lopez said of growing up, adding, "My dad is a lucky guy."
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE & LYNN HARLESS
Justin Timberlake is so devoted to his mother, he has the tattoo to prove it: Her initials are inked on his back along with the word "guardian." "She's been my best friend since I figured out who I wanted to be," he once told Rolling Stone, adding how much fun the two have together. "She goes out with me and stays out later than I do."
KANYE WEST & DONDA WEST
Rapper Kanye West may have an infamous ego, but he chills out when it comes to his professor mother, for whom he penned the tribute "Hey Mama." In a letter to his mother in Essence, West wrote, "Everything is in that song – how much I care about you and how you've always been there for me. The first time you heard it, you cried and said it was beautiful." And now? It's her ringtone.
LEONARDO DICAPRIO, IRMELIN DICAPRIO & HELENE INDENBIRKEN
Aside from girlfriend Bar Refaeli, DiCaprio shares his love wth two generations of women: mom Irmelin and his "Oma", grandmother Helene. While the Blood Diamond star says Mom "is the only person that I would buy (diamonds) for," he relishes Helene equally. "She is literally gangsta, and I mean that with an 'a,'" he once told Vanity Fair. "She will tell people exactly what she thinks to their face and look them in the eye."
RYAN GOSLING & DONNA GOSLING
When he was nominated for his first Academy Award in 2007, Gosling shared the big night with his mother. "My mom deserves it," he told Nightline, "because I was a little jerk. ... But she didn't care. She just kept doing the right thing by me, every single time. ... (And) she deserves to go to a fancy party and have a bunch of fancy people tell her she did a good job."
JEREMY PIVEN & JOYCE HILLER PIVEN
Jeremy Piven has made his mother his go-to date for big events like the Golden Globes: "Even if I had a girlfriend, I'd still take Mom," the Entourage star says. Plus, he can thank Mom for his acting inspiration: Joyce runs a renowned theater workshop in Evanston, Ill.