in ,

16 Fact About Celebrities That Are Genuinely Hard To Believe

Guys, we need to talk about these celebrity facts because I am shook.

It’s the age of the internet, so I honestly didn’t think there was much left that could surprise me, but I was very, very wrong.

From incredible family drama to surprising talents, I promise that you haven’t heard these facts before.

1. Jerry Springer was once the mayor of Cincinnati.

Wait, what?

The famous talk show host, who’s known for pulling apart petty feuds on The Jerry Springer Show, actually served two terms as the mayor of Cincinnati in the 1970s.

2. Justin Timberlake’s mother was Ryan Gosling’s legal guardian for six months while the two of them starred on The Mickey Mouse Club.

Justin Timberlake revealed on Ellen that his family and the Goslings became so close while he and Ryan were on the show that they even lived in the same house.

There Will Be Blood: Why It’s Paul Thomas Anderson’s Masterpiece

Stars — They’re Just Like Us!