Have you ever heard of “Maurice Micklewhite,” “Olivia Jane Cockburn” or “Diane Hall”? We bet you haven’t, but you’ve certainly heard of the actors who were born with these names.
In Hollywood, people commonly took simplified versions of their names to make them easier for people to say. For example, Meg Ryan is quite simple rather than Margaret Mary Emily Anna Hydra and Hulk Hogan instead of his real name Terry Jean Bolete.
Listed in this post are photos of 30 celebrities along with their real names, that you probably didn’t know before. You’ll surely be thanking God that these stars didn’t choose their real name in the film industry. Scroll on and enjoy peeps.