Not every star keeps their siblings under wraps. Click through to see if you recognize these lesser-known siblings of Hollywood celebrities. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images | Michael Tran/Getty Images Doug Pitt Brad Pitt ‘s look-alike younger brother Doug Pitt stepped out of his famous brother’s shadow last year when he appeared in a viral video for Virgin Mobile in which he spoofed his ordinary Joe life in Missouri by taking viewers on a tour of his home. “This is Doug Pitt,” the video begins. “The second-most-famous Pitt in his family.” The brothers first stunned fans with their uncanny likeness in 2004 at the premiere of “Ocean’s Twelve.” The younger Pitt is the owner of ServiceWorld Computer Center in Springfield, Mo., where he lives with his family. Larry Busacca/Getty Images | Michael Buckner/Getty Images Aimee Osbourne Jack and Kelly Osbourne’s older sister Aimee may not be as well known as her famous younger siblings after declining to participate in the family’s MTV reality show. But, the aspiring singer and actress has no regrets. “I’m not some weirdo depressed daughter that’s afraid of the world and locks herself in her room all day. I just didn’t choose to do the show,” she once told MTV. “I want to be a singer, and I felt if I’d stayed with the Osbournes and done the whole thing I would have been typecast right away. [Mum] was hurt and we definitely had a tough time with disagreements.
Heads up Angelenos: free Jimmy Kimmel concert closing Hollywood Blvd. next week (Video)
closed to traffic next Monday and Tuesday. Kimmels kicking off the broadcast season of his show Jimmy Kimmel Live with the epic two-night event that will be amped up by the live appearances of Sir Paul McCartney and Justin Timberlake. All lanes of Hollywood Blvd between Orange Drive and Highland Ave will be shut, closed, not open to traffic while Timberlake shares songs from his new album and McCartney goes in studio for an interview. My source for this, by the way, is our local Nichols Canyon Association that keeps an eagle eye out for possible traffic jams and other annoyances. If you want to attend the complimentary concerts and can figure out where to park your car (you might want to take the subway, bus or a cab) the shows start at 4:30 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday and Hollywood Boulevard reopens at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, September 25. For information and tickets go to http://1iota.com/Show/320/JKL-Hollywood-BLVD-Concerts . “Jimmy Kimmel Live” airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m., ET CT on ABC. Suggested by the author
Hollywood comes out to honor British influences before Emmy awards
So its no surprise the actor walked the red carpet Saturday at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts pre-Emmy tea in Los Angeles. He says the shows nine nominations are a sign the entertainment industry is learning how to better cater to audiences. More on the Emmy Awards Does ‘Mad Men’ deserve an Emmy nomination for outstanding drama? Hank Stuever It’s a near certainty that it will be on the top list every year, but does season 6 of “Mad Men” deserve yet another Emmy nomination for outstanding drama? The short answer, if you dutifully slogged through it, is no. Complete list of the 65th Emmy Awards Nominees Veronica Toney Other American versions of British shows were on stars minds too. Breaking Bad star Dean Norris says the original British version of The Office is one of his favorite shows of all time. And actor Reid Scott of Veep says he really loves the BBCs show Sherlock Holmes. So what will be the next British import to find fame in America? Even Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes says he doesnt know. ___ Online: http://www.bafta.org Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.