15 Hollywood Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Adopted (PHOTOS)

For some celebrities, their destiny in life was written in the stars. Born to parents who couldn’t take care of them, died tragically, or simply were too young for the responsibilities of a child, these celebrities are examples of when adoption provided the ultimate opportunity for a better life. Naturally curious about the what-ifs and where-did-I-come-froms, many have sought out their birth parent, discovering their lives were forever changed by the altruistic gift of adoption.


Some have also formed close relationships with their biological mothers and fathers. Check out these 15 celebrities whom you likely didn't know were adopted. 


Image © Jared Milgrim/The Photo Access/The World Access/Corbis

Hot News celebrities