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21 Stars whose godparents are also Famous

Miley Cyrus and Dolly Parton aren't the only celebrity goddaughter and godmom

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Friends til the end! Cox named her former costar godmother to Coco Arquette, her daughter with ex-husband David Arquette.

Bruce Paltrow and Blythe Danner selected the director at birth to be godfather to their baby girl. 

 Steven Spielberg & Gwyneth Paltrow

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Spielberg assumed the godfather mantle for Barrymore (whom he directed as a child actor in E.T.) in her teens

Steven Spielberg &
Drew Barrymore

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Charlie's Angels stick together — so it's no surprise Barrymore picked Diaz to be godmother to her younger daughter, Frankie.

Cameron Diaz & Drew Barrymore’s Daughter 

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Bisset was named Jolie’s godmother thanks to her strong connection to the actress/humanitarian’s late mother, Marcheline Bertrand.

Jaqueline Bisset &
Angelina Jolie

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Kaling’s The Office costar and BFF is godfather to her daughter Katherine.

B.J. Novak &
Mindy Kaling’s Daughter

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The Younger actress is godmother to her costar’s daughter, Banks Violet, with husband Matthew Koma. 

Molly Bernard & Hilary Duff’s Daughter

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David Beckham and Victoria Beckham have an A-list lineup of godparents for their kids, including Longoria for daughter Harper.

 Eva Longoria & the Beckhams’ Daughter

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We told you the soccer star and Posh-Spice-turned-designer have a starry squad! Sir Elton is godfather to sons Romeo and Brooklyn Beckham. 

Elton John &
the Beckhams’ Sons

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The iconic singer chose Gaga as godmother for his two sons with David Furnish, Zachary and Elijah.

Lady Gaga &
Elton John’s Sons 

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The Plastic Hearts singer has earned praise for covering her country-legend godmother's hit song, "Jolene."

Dolly Parton & Miley Cyrus

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The Dame is longtime friends with the model's parents, Pandora and Charles Delevingne.

Joan Collins
& Cara Delevingne

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The legendary producer, a longtime pal of Nicole's dad Lionel Richie, serves as her godfather — along with the late Michael Jackson.

Quincy Jones & Nicole Richie

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Sting and Trudie Styler introduced Madonna to ex Guy Ritchie, so he and his wife are spiritual guides to the Queen of Pop and director's son Rocco.

 Sting & Madonna’s Son

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 Close pals since Alias, they're now practically family: Garber is godfather to Garner and ex Ben Affleck's eldest, Violet.

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Victor Garber & Jennifer Garner’s Daughter

The Hart of Dixie actress chose her pop star BFF as godmother to Leo Thames, her second son with estranged husband Kyle Newman. 

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Taylor Swift &
Jaime King’s Son

Alba is the godmom of King's elder son, James Knight. (And his godfather is Topher Grace!)

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Jessica Alba &
 Jaime King’s Son

Matilda has her mom's BFF as godmother and her late dad Heath Ledger's Brokeback Mountain costar, Jake Gyllenhaal, as godfather.

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Busy Phillips & Michelle Williams’ Daughter

If you've got the two coolest parents in the world (Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet), it stands to reason your godmother will be pretty awesome, too. 

Marisa Tomei & Zoë Kravitz

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Days before the actress's death, Kravitz wrote on social media, "All I can do is thank God that we have been on this planet at the same time."

Cicely Tyson & Lenny Kravitz

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The late Carrie Fisher chose the film legend as godmother to her daughter, who followed in both their footsteps as an actress. 

Meryl Streep & Billie Lourd

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