Scan the Hollywood horizon and it’s an explosion of beauty, talent and cash-money. But what if we told you there were some little-known family tree secrets crouching among the hills of Tinseltown? Read on to discover some blood and marital ties you never knew existed and tuck away some trivia to impress your movie-loving friends with. 

Melissa McCarthy and Jenny McCarthy

Ones known for her imposing presence and superb comedic timing, the other for her former Playboy Playmate status. Yet very few people know that Melissa McCarthy and Jenny McCarthy are actually cousins, especially given their very different looks.