Have you been told, you look like someone famous?

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  1. Don Ship profile image75
    Don Shipposted 7 years ago

    This question looks simple but funny answers can come up! lol

    1. CDL Career Coach profile image69
      CDL Career Coachposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      No, but almost everyone I meet thinks they know me from somewhere.

    2. profile image0
      Travis_S_Musicposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      When I had long hair I've heard anything from Shawn Morgan, to Matt Tuck, Brent Smith. And when I had my crazy hair styles, Nikki Sixx and Jacoby Shaddix. Haha. I've changed my hair a lot, and the peoples words change with them every time!

    3. sarovai profile image76
      sarovaiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Some used to tell. But I don't like that. Instead recognizing me , if they compare,I don't like .

    4. qwark profile image56
      qwarkposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yes. many times.
      Young Kirk douglas in "Spartacus."
      But his "chin dimple" is deeper than mine. smile:
      Qwark

    5. BRIAN SLATER profile image88
      BRIAN SLATERposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      yes, a young David Hasselloff smile

    6. Artisan Walker profile image61
      Artisan Walkerposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      On facebook, friends had a celebrity lookalike week in which we posted profile shots of whom we'd been told we looked like.  When I posted a shot of Liam Neeson, my sister and my MOTHER (not having yet heard of  lookalike week) both thought it was me ... with glasses!

      I was speechless!

    7. ImChemist profile image56
      ImChemistposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yes i get this comment before , some one tell me that i look like tom cruise !

    8. profile image0
      DoorMattnomoreposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I've been told on many occasions I look like "the ugly chick in The Shining" ...  they mean Shelly Duval.

  2. Mighty Mom profile image82
    Mighty Momposted 7 years ago

    Yes, Tea Leone (married to David Duchovny) or Annette Benning.

  3. profile image0
    cookingdivaposted 7 years ago

    Yes, but I did not think so.

  4. Right On Time profile image60
    Right On Timeposted 7 years ago

    Someone insulted me and told me I look like Enrique Iglesias...close as i can get to being compared to a celebrity sofar..

    1. Lifeallstar1 profile image58
      Lifeallstar1posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      He's hot! big_smile

  5. vicki simms profile image70
    vicki simmsposted 7 years ago

    Yes once, I was shopping with my mum and the sales assistant went all a bit weird on me and asked me if I was kirsten dunst (out of spiderman movies) hahahaha, I personally dont think I look anything like! I'm sure she must have felt silly when I started laughing and told her that I wasn't big_smile

    1. prettydarkhorse profile image64
      prettydarkhorseposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      your smile and yes you look like her a bit

      When I was still in the Phils they always say I a look like an actress jaclyn Jose - local actress. Not a bit, I looked like a football cheerleader - I mean their pom poms .. Lol LOL

      1. Christy Goff profile image55
        Christy Goffposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Yeah, Linda Blair, scary thought, because I always think of the exorcist.

  6. Merlin Fraser profile image74
    Merlin Fraserposted 7 years ago

    Don't know if this counts but many years ago while travelling through Miami airport an old lady came up to me with a stupid grin on her face.

    “It’s you...Isn’t it ?”

    I agreed that it was indeed me.  She turned to her friend nearby as said, “There you are, I don’t you it was him didn’t I ?”

    Her friend looked far from convinced and scowled at me, “Well it doesn’t look like him ... that’s all I can say. He’s got more hair than him for a start.” (I did in those days).

    Not to be swayed the original lady returned to the attack, she looked me in the eye and said, “ Go no tell her it’s you... Go on she’ll believe you...!”

    So I did, I told her it was very definitely me.  “Well you shouldn’t wear a wig then... not if you wanna be recognised.”

    And so they wandered off debating the subject as they went.  To this day I have absolutely no idea who they thought I was  in the first place.

    So girls, if you’re still around and on HubPages, care to enlighten me !!!

    1. Ivorwen profile image70
      Ivorwenposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      It would be fun to know who she thought you were!  Of course, that would also be  a fun prank to pull on unsuspecting strangers.  wink

    2. PegCole17 profile image95
      PegCole17posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      You know, you really do look just like him. (No it wasn't me at the airport).

      Seriously, maybe Marlon Brando?

  7. camlo profile image89
    camloposted 7 years ago

    I was often told, when I was a little younger, that I resemble David Bowie ...

  8. Pcunix profile image91
    Pcunixposted 7 years ago

    Bill Gates.

    Constantly. So often that I actually wrote a hub denying it smile

  9. Loveslove profile image56
    Lovesloveposted 7 years ago

    When I have my hair short and wear my smaller dark rimmed specs I get told that I look like Ane Robinson...I dont think so but others see us differently i suppose.

    1. Merlin Fraser profile image74
      Merlin Fraserposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      You Poor Soul !!!

      Can you Sue ?

      1. Loveslove profile image56
        Lovesloveposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Unfortunately not Merlin ..but I DO NOT look anything like her !! lol

  10. brimancandy profile image76
    brimancandyposted 7 years ago

    Yeah. I used to get that a lot from customers where I used to  work. I have been told that I look Like everyone from Conan Obrien, to Michael J Fox, but most people mistake me for George Lesson's the weather man at our local TV staion. I should see if I could be a stunt double.

    The most funny was Mr. Noodle. Who the hell is that?

  11. Ivorwen profile image70
    Ivorwenposted 7 years ago

    When I was in college I was called Bobbie Jo or Bobbie Jo Gentry all the time, based on Joe Diffie's song 'Pickup Man'.  It got to the point where I didn't think twice about answering to it. 

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGs-T5FNAyc

  12. Ultimate Hubber profile image63
    Ultimate Hubberposted 7 years ago

    Yes, they tell me that I look a lot like the Ultimate Hubber.

    1. Edlira profile image65
      Edliraposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah, actually now that you mention it, I would say the resemblance is striking...lol

      1. Ultimate Hubber profile image63
        Ultimate Hubberposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        lol

  13. Bard of Ely profile image86
    Bard of Elyposted 7 years ago

    George Harrison and Roy Wood.

  14. Edlira profile image65
    Edliraposted 7 years ago

    Well, laugh as much as you want but, i remember, 5 years ago, I was with work to Kiev, Ukraine, and while I was standing outside a restaurant together with some colleagues, a man approaches me and starts speaking something in the Ukrainian, which I of course didn't understand. One of my native colleagues started to laugh. And when I asked him to translate what the man had said he translated giggling: the man said you have the profile of Alexander the Great....lol

  15. Disturbia profile image60
    Disturbiaposted 7 years ago

    Yes, people very often tell me I look like Kirsten Dunst.

  16. frogdropping profile image84
    frogdroppingposted 7 years ago

    An Ewok. Hardly someone. And on a really bad hair day - Wurzel Gummidge. UK hubbers will know who that is. But here's a pic of the two for reference hmm


    http://s3.hubimg.com/u/4463294_f248.jpg
    frogdropping resemblance #1


    http://s3.hubimg.com/u/4463306_f248.jpg
    frogdropping resemblance #2


    See any?

    My daughter is currently laughing herself silly.

    1. Edlira profile image65
      Edliraposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      You are rather attractive...lol for a bad hair day.

      1. frogdropping profile image84
        frogdroppingposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        ... neutral ...

        She's still amused btw.

  17. Loveslove profile image56
    Lovesloveposted 7 years ago

    Unfortunately I cant Merlin...but if you ever met me you would see that I dont look anything like her !!

  18. brandonhart100 profile image87
    brandonhart100posted 7 years ago

    Yep, everyone think I looked like Joshua Jackson when I was younger.  Now the receding hairline probably eliminates me from that status. wink

    1. brandonhart100 profile image87
      brandonhart100posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      *Thought tongue

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    Muldanianposted 7 years ago

    I have been told that I am the spitting image of the 19th century writer William Sharp.  As he has been dead for 106 years, I am not sure how to take this.

  20. profile image0
    Home Girlposted 7 years ago

    I always wanted to look like somebody else when I was a little girl. I hated my pink girly face and upturned nose, I even wanted to do operation and straighten my nose! Those stupid years... Luckily for me my doctor had more sense, he just kicked me out of his office and sent me home. Thanks, doctor. I might end up looking like Michael Jackson.

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    logic,commonsenseposted 7 years ago

    Thor with short hair! smile

  22. shogan profile image82
    shoganposted 7 years ago

    I had three people tell me I resemble Christian Bale, when he has this look:

    http://s1.hubimg.com/u/4466956_f248.jpg

  23. lovelypaper profile image64
    lovelypaperposted 7 years ago

    Yeah, Teah Leone.

  24. radiokoala profile image44
    radiokoalaposted 7 years ago

    I was amazed to realize that I resemble Frank Zappa at one of my latest photos (especial match goes to the nose area, lol)! And what makes it twice as great is the fact I have a T-shirt with this exact image of him. Check it out:

    http://static.rateyourmusic.com/album_images/41753b08a15b4cc4e83dcb643902f208/10129.jpg
    ZAPPA
    http://cs4361.vkontakte.ru/u4692145/a_773941fb.jpg
    Me
    http://profile.ak.fbcdn.net/hprofile-ak-snc4/hs467.snc4/49219_100001575607064_9869_n.jpg
    Me & Zappa

    And just a week ago I was asked at the party if I play any music. I was like, "Yeah, I do." The girl asks me again: "In a band?", and I go: "No, on my own." She couldn't believe it. She had seen a guy at the concert and assured me he looked exactly like me. But I didn't had a chance to meet him to be sure smile

  25. Don Simkovich profile image59
    Don Simkovichposted 7 years ago

    About five years ago, I had a few people tell me I looked like Bill Clinton ... my hair may have been extra poofy then.

  26. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 7 years ago

    ..yes....

  27. Tina Kachan profile image60
    Tina Kachanposted 7 years ago

    On many occasions people have told me I look like Sandra Bullock (especially when I smile) and Claire Forlani. But I don`t see it. Go figure.

  28. PrettyPanther profile image86
    PrettyPantherposted 7 years ago

    When my hair is long, Kate Winslet.  Otherwise, I'm just a short red-haired woman.  smile

  29. guy1973 profile image61
    guy1973posted 7 years ago

    never happen to me,but occasionally people think that am a foreigner

  30. Brie Hoffman profile image63
    Brie Hoffmanposted 7 years ago

    Sarah Palin

 
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