Benedict Cumberbatch was abducted by six men with guns while filming a show in South Africa in 2005.
Glenn Close was forced into joining a right-wing religious cult by her father when she was a child.
Oprah's real name is Orpah.
Jennifer Lawrence earned her SAG card when she did a promo for MTV's My Super Sweet 16.
Justin Timberlake's mom became Ryan Gosling's legal guardian while they filmed The Mickey Mouse Club because Ryan's mom had to stay in Canada for work.
And Ryan Gosling was only offered the role in The Notebook because the director didn't think he was handsome or cool.
Tim Allen was arrested at an airport in Michigan in 1978 for the possession of nearly 1.5 pounds of cocaine.
Angela Lansbury moved her entire family to Ireland after her daughter became involved with the Manson family and her son got addicted to drugs. She claims it saved their lives.
Sarah Jessica Parker is a descendant of someone who was accused of being a witch during the Salem witch trials.
Julie Andrews was flung into the mud every time the helicopter passed her while filming that iconic hilltop scene in The Sound of Music.
Robin Williams was such a big fan of The Legend of Zelda that he named his daughter Zelda.
Rebel Wilson got malaria when she was younger and hallucinated that she won an Oscar. That dream inspired her to pursue a career in acting.
Jason Statham was a competitive diver before he became a professional actor.
Tom Cruise's front-right tooth is in the center of his mouth.
Ariana Grande was hit by a hockey puck during two different Panthers games when she was five.
Leighton Meester was born in jail.
Jerry Springer was once the mayor of Cincinnati.
Rita Moreno had an affair with Marlon Brando and later dated Elvis Presley, just to make Brando jealous.
Nic Cage is a member of the famous Coppola family. Francis Ford Coppola is his uncle.
Scarlett Johansson is a twin.
And so is Vin Diesel. By the way, his real name is actually Mark Sinclair.
Tom Brady has never eaten a strawberry.
Woody Harrelson's father, Charles Harrelson, was a hitman who was charged with multiple murders.
Matthew Broderick accidentally killed two women in a car crash in Northern Ireland in 1987.
Phill Lewis, aka Mr. Moseby from the Disney Channel, was arrested for manslaughter and driving while intoxicated in 1991.
Cary Grant helped Carrie Fisher with her drug problem when she was a teenager.
Jeremy Renner used to be a makeup artist.
Zooey Deschanel is actually a natural blonde.
Tom Hanks is related to Abraham Lincoln.
Mark Wahlberg has three nipples.
And Harry Styles has four nipples.
Christopher Walken used to be a lion tamer.
Beck's wife was actually delivered by his own mother.
Richard Gere's middle name is Tiffany.
Denzel Washington dislocated his pinky so many times that his finger would constantly fall out of place when he moved his hand.
Guy Fieri's real name is actually Guy Ferry.
J.K. Rowling was fired from her job as a secretary because she'd often be caught daydreaming and writing her own stories.
Al Roker and Lenny Kravitz are distant cousins.
Paul Newman was Jake Gyllenhaal's godfather, and Jake Gyllenhaal became the godfather of Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams's daughter.
Queen Elizabeth II's mother was such a big fan of The Golden Girls that she literally commissioned the whole cast to perform live for her in London.
And Bea Arthur was one of the first members of the Women's Reserve in the Marine Corps in the 1940s.
Steve Buscemi used to be a firefighter, and on 9/11 he dropped everything to help with the recovery efforts.
And Bryan Cranston was once a suspect in a murder investigation.