A Selection of Hilariously Unlikely Celebrity Doppelgängers


Folks, our friends at BuzzFeed recently discovered something remarkable: Ricky Gervais, at one point, looked exactly like David Bowie. Can you believe it? Of course we’re well aware that everyone has a doppelgänger or six running around, but Bowie and Gervais? We definitely didn’t see that one coming. Inspired by such an unlikely set of matching faces, we decided to do a bit of digging and unearth even more pairs of odd celebrity doppelgängers. Check ’em out after the jump, and hit the comments to offer up any other unexpected couples.

Ricky Gervais and David Bowie

Christopher Walken and Scarlett Johansson

Adrien Brody and Snoop Dogg/Lion

Einstein and Jason Segel

Rick Santorum and Zosia Mamet

Marilyn Manson and Nicolas Cage

Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Connelly

Neil Young and Thomas Sangster