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Famous Wills and Celebrity Estates - Actors, Actresses and Musicians

Estate Planning Goes to Hollywood and Beyond


Here you will find quick links to information about the wills, trusts, estates and estate plans of famous as well as infamous actors, actresses and musicians. There is certainly a lot that can be learned about estate planning from celebrities, whether they have a good estate plan, a bad estate plan, or no estate plan at all.

Humphrey Bogart

Marlon Brando

Amanda Bynes

Gary Coleman

Jackie Chan

Tony Curtis

"Jackass" Ryan Dunn

Farrah Fawcett

James Gandolfini (also see Tony Soprano)

Stephen Gately

Bee Gee Robin Gibb

Lady Gaga

Larry Hagman

George Harrison

Sherman Hemsley (George Jefferson)

Dennis Hopper

Whitney Houston

Michael Jackson

I've written so much about Michael Jackson's estate and family trust that he has his own separate subcategory in my Celebrity Estates category:

You'll find links to over 30 blogs about Michael Jackson's estate here: A Collection of Blogs About Michael Jackson's Estate and Family Trust

Davy Jones

Heath Ledger

John Lennon

Lindsay Lohan


Marilyn Monroe

Brittany Murphy

Chuck Norris

Randy Quaid

Jenny Rivera

Charlie Sheen

Gene Simmons

Anna Nicole Smith

Tony Soprano (also see James Gandolfini)

Britney Spears

Taylor Swift

Elizabeth Taylor

Amy Winehouse

Reese Witherspoon

Beastie Boy Adam "MCA" Yauch

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