30 Celebrity Stage Names You Thought Were Real

Using a stage name has become common place and quite often the famous names we’ve grown to know and love are not the celebrity’s real names at all. In the world of entertainment and business, perception matters and your name can have a large impact on first impressions. Thank your parents if you were born with an awesome name. For the rest of us, celebrities included, a stage name or pen name could make the world of difference.