List of Show Business Families - Celebrity Brothers

Celebrity Brothers

  • Duane (1946–1971) and Gregg Allman (1947-), members of the The Allman Brothers Band
  • Nick Carter (1980–) and Aaron Carter (1987–)
  • Jason (1987–) and Michael Castro (1988–)
  • Dana Andrews (1909–1992) and Steve Forrest (1924–) (born William Forrest Andrews)
  • James Arness (1923–2011) and Peter Graves (1926–2010) (born James and Peter Aurness)
  • Aaron Ashmore and Shawn Ashmore (twins, 1979–)
  • John (1949–1982) and James Belushi (1954–)
  • Edwin Booth (1833–1893), John Wilkes Booth (1838–1865), and Junius Brutus Booth, Jr. (1821–1883)
  • Timothy (1951–), Joseph (1954–), Sam (1955–), and Ben Bottoms (1960–)
  • Scott (1973–) and Brian Bloom (1970–)
  • Keith (1949–) and Robert Carradine (1954–) and half-brother Michael Bowen (1957–) (all sons of Sonia Sorel; Keith and Robert from her marriage to John Carradine, and Michael Bowen from her marriage to artist Michael Bowen)
  • Gerald (1948-) and Bob Casale (1952–), founding members of Devo
  • Harry (1942–1981), Tom (1944–), and Steve Chapin (fl. 2009)
  • Joel and Ethan Coen (1954– and 1957–)
  • Bing (1903–1977) and Bob Crosby (1913–1993)
  • Cameron (1965–), Andrew (1967–), Lochie Daddo (1970–)
  • Matt (1964–) and Kevin Dillon (1965–)
  • Melvin (fl. 2009), Kenneth (1958–), and Kevon Edmonds (fl. 2009; born Kevin Edmonds) — Melvin and Kevon are members of the R&B group After 7, while Kenneth is better-known as R&B singer and producer Babyface.
  • Bob Einstein (1942–) and Albert Brooks (1947–)
  • Nesuhi (1917–1989) and Ahmet Ertegün (1923–2006)
  • Fred (fl. 2009) and Richard Fairbrass (1953–), members of Right Said Fred
  • Tim (1957-), Andrew (1959–), and Jon Farriss (1961–), members of INXS
  • Peter (1956-) and Bobby Farrelly (1958–)
  • Justin (1961–1998) and John Fashanu (1962–)
  • Ralph (1962–) and Joseph Fiennes (1970–)
  • Tim (1952–) and Neil Finn (1958–), of Split Enz and later Crowded House
  • Tom (1941–1990) and John Fogerty (1945–) of Creedence Clearwater Revival; John later had a successful solo career
  • Nathan (1979–), Caleb (1982–), and Jared Followill (1986–), three of the four members of Kings of Leon
  • Daniel (1961-) and Jerome Flynn (1963-)
  • Barry (1946–), Robin (1949–), and Maurice Gibb (1949–2003), known collectively as the Bee Gees, and Andy Gibb (1958–1988)
  • James (1929–1998) and William Goldman (1931–) (writers)
  • Cuba Gooding, Jr. (1968–) and Omar Gooding (1976–)
  • Matt and Luke Goss (twins, 1968–), members of the boy band Bros
  • Cedric "K-Ci" (1969–) and Joel "Jo-Jo" Hailey (1971–) — K-Ci & JoJo, and of Jodeci
  • Hanson — Isaac (1980-), Taylor (1983-) and Zac Hanson (1985-)
  • Murray (1946–) and Anthony Head (1954–)
  • Shemp (1895–1955), Moe (1897–1975), and Curly Howard (1903–1952), members of The Three Stooges
  • Michael (1942-), Ricky (1946-) and Samuel Hui (1948-)
  • Jack (1892–1978) and Claude Hulbert (1900–1964) (actors)
  • The Isley Brothers — Originally O'Kelly (1937–1986), Rudolph (1939–), Ronald (1941–), and Vernon Isley (1942–1955). After Vernon's death and the surviving brothers' later national success, their younger brothers Ernie (1952–) and Marvin (1953–) joined the band.
  • The Jonas Brothers — Kevin (1987–), Joe (1989–), and Nick Jonas (1992–)
  • Craig (1970-) and Dean Lennox Kelly (1975-)
  • Bryan and Denny Kirkwood (twins, 1975-)
  • Andrei Konchalovsky (1937–; born Andrei Mikhalkov) and Nikita Mikhalkov (1945–)
  • John Leslie (born Leslie John Stott; 1965-) and Grant Stott
  • Joey (1976–), Matthew (1980–) and Andrew Lawrence (1988–)
  • Jason and Jeremy London (twins, 1972–)
  • Orestes (1908–1991) and Cachao López (1918–2008)
  • Los Lonely Boys – Henry (1978–), Jojo (1980–), and Ringo Garza (1981–)
  • Benji and Joel Madden (twins, 1979–), members of Good Charlotte
  • The Marx Brothers (comedians); Chico (1887–1961), Harpo (1888–1964), Groucho (1890–1977), Gummo (1892–1977) and Zeppo (1901–1979). (They also had an older brother, who died as an infant.)
  • James McCourt (1974–) and Richard McCourt (1976–)
  • The Melendez brothers; Ricky, Carlos and Oscar Melendez
  • The Mills Brothers – John Jr. (1910–1936), Herbert (1912–1989), Harry (1913–1982), and Donald (1915–1999).
  • Eddie Montgomery (1963–) of Montgomery Gentry and John Michael Montgomery (1965–)
  • Mark (1950–) and Bob (1952–) and Jim Mothersbaugh (1956–), also founding members of Devo
  • Jack Narz (1922–2008) and Tom Kennedy (1927–)
  • The Neville Brothers – Art (1937–), Aaron (1941–), Charles (fl. 2009), and Cyril Neville (1948–)
  • The Nicholas Brothers – Fayard (1914–2006) and Harold Nicholas (1921–2000)
  • Christopher (1970–) and Jonathan Nolan (1976–)
  • Jerry (1974–) and Charlie O'Connell (1975–)
  • Michael (1958–), Sean (1960–) and Chris Penn (1965–2006)
  • Mark Polish and Michael Polish
  • Jeff (1954–1992), Mike (1955–) and Steve Porcaro (1957–), all founding members of Toto
  • The Proclaimers: Identical twins Charlie and Craig Reid (1962–)
  • The Ritz Brothers; Al (1901–1965), Jimmy (1904–1985) and Harry (1907–1986)
  • Paul (1956-) and Jonathan Ross (1960–)
  • Fred (1976-) and Ben Savage (1980–)
  • Jim (1941–) and Dan Seals (1948–2009)
  • Anthony Shaffer and Peter Shaffer (twins, 1926–2001 and 1926–)
  • Uday (1900–1977) and Ravi Shankar (1920–)
  • Cole and Dylan Sprouse (twins; 1992–)
  • Sylvester (1946–) and Frank Stallone (1950–)
  • George (1975–) and Geoff Stults (1977–)
  • Patrick (1952–2009) and Don Swayze (1958–)
  • DeVante Swing (1969–; born Donald DeGrate, Jr.) and Dalvin DeGrate (1971–), members of Jodeci with another set of brothers, K-Ci & JoJo
  • Dick (1925–) and Jerry Van Dyke (1931–)
  • Alex (1953–) and Eddie Van Halen (1955–), founding members of the rock band Van Halen
  • Ronnie (1948–1977), Donnie (1952–), and Johnny Van Zant (1959–) — Ronnie was a founder and lead vocalist of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Donnie was founder and lead vocalist of 38 Special, and Johnny is the lead vocalist of today's Lynyrd Skynyrd. Donnie and Johnny also perform together as Van Zant.
  • The Wachowski brothers; Larry (1965–) and Andy (1967–)
  • Andrew (1964–), Owen (1968–) and Luke Wilson (1971–)
  • Brian (1942–), Dennis (1944–1983) and Carl Wilson (1946–1998), founding members of The Beach Boys
  • Johnny (1944–) and Edgar Winter (1946–)
  • George (1947–), Malcolm (1953–), Angus Young (1955–), members of the rock band AC/DC
  • Shannon (1970–) and Jared Leto (1971–) from rock band 30 Seconds to Mars.
  • Josh (1987–) and Zac Farro (1990–) from rock band Paramore.

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