As the diversity in the Hollywood, the industry is increasing we come to difficult Celebrity Names. Sometimes we claim to love a certain artist but unfortunately have a habit of pronouncing their name inappropriately. So to make sure that you don’t repeat the same mistake again, here are those 20 celebrities name and the pronunciation.


1. Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne name is mispronounced many times. The right way to do it is Ka-ra De-le-veen.

This lady surely does not need any intro, Cara Delevingne has spread glamor in every part of the modeling world. So if you are truly a big fan of this gorgeous you must also know who to pronounce her name. The right way to pronounce it is Ka-ra De-le-veen.

2. Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor name is surely a bit different kind. It is hard not to misspell his name.

Chiwetel Ejiofor is a very talented and amazing English actor. We may not find anyone who can pick out some flaws in his acting. However, there are many who pronounced his name wrong Well, correctly pronouncing his name it is Chew-i-tel Ej-i-oh-for.

3. Halle Berry

Halle Berry surely has a simple and beautiful name. However, many pronounce it is a wrong way.

Halle Berry the award-winning actress is one of the most popular actresses in Hollywood. This Catwoman has blown away the industry with her spectacular performances. The sad part is many tend to mispronounce her name. It is just very simple, Hall-ee Berry.  


4. The Weeknd

The Weeknd, we are very much familiar with this name in our daily basis. Many of this fans mispronounce his name.

The Weeknd real name is Abel Makkonen Tesfaye which is sure to be pronounced in an incorrect way. This Ethiopian-Canadian singer is known for his stage name that is also mispronounced by many. The name might seem simple but if you carefully analyze it is Week-end.  

5. Mads Mikkelsen

Mads Mikkelsen, with the Danish name, is making people mispronounce his name. It is very difficult for an English speaker to get his name correct.

Mads Mikkelsen is the sexiest and the most talented Danish actor. Having a Danish name it is very much difficult for an English speaking person to pronounce it in a right way. Nevertheless, we can help to spell it in a right way. So, it is Mass Mi-Kel-sen.

6. Idris Elba

Idris Elba also comes on the celebrity list whose name is mispronounced. Many people get his very first name incorrect.

Idris Elba has given a huge amount of contribution to the field of acting, producing, music, and DJ’ing. This Luther guy’s show has been listed in the must-watch drama. Sad to say we still do not know the right pronunciation of his name. The right way to pronounce his name is Ee-Dris El-ba.


7. Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel can hardly be forgotten as a prominent contributor to the movie industry. It is her family name which is hard to pronounce.

Zooey Deschanel, the good girl, is one of the rarest beauties in the Hollywood industry who has every little thing audiences want. She is not only beautiful outside but has got more beauties inside her. Well, if you are waiting to see how her name spells it is ZOH-ee Day-Shuh-NELL.

8. Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau is someone who can be hard to resist. But as his name comes from Danish everyone gets it incorrectly.

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau’s steaminess can hardly be overtaken by any of the Game of Thrones’ stars. Like Mads Mikkelsen, he too is a native Danish actor who has made a huge influence in the English entertainment industry. So his correct name pronunciation goes this way, Nee-ko-LY COS-ter Wall-DOW.

9. Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal is a wonderful actor who even won the best kiss award. Many people do not know the actual diction of his family name.

Jake Gyllenhaal received the best kiss award given by MTV Movies and we think it is not really fair to mispronounce his name. It is a total injustice to a great American actor who has contributed a lot to us. His last name is especially misstated, it is Jake Gil-en-hall.


10. Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf has been shining on the screen since the Disney days. It is unfortunate that we are unable to pronounce his name in a correct way.

Shia LaBeouf is an American actor, filmmaker, and a performance artist. He is in the industry from the age when Disney used to be everyone’s favorite thing to watch. Unfortunately, many people still do not know the correct diction of his name. So, here it is Shy-a La-Buf.

11. Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand is a ten times Grammy Award-winning artist. The correct way to pronounce her name can surely be an honor for her.

Barbra Streisand has achieved success in multiple entertainment fields and is still active in her career of six decades. This ten times Grammy Award-winning artist is worth every inch of our respect. Pronouncing her name right it can also be one of the honors to her. So, the correct way to call her name is Bar-bruh Strigh-sand.

12. Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes’ full name is Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fieness. Even his shorter version name is hard to spell.

Ralph Fiennes is an English actor, producer, and director. His full name is Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fieness. We think the main purpose of Ralph to shorten his name is many people would surely have misspelled it. The pronunciation of the shorter version Ralph Fiennes is Rafe Finz.


13. Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese has spent over 50 years in the movie industry. Still several are not able to say his name in a right way.

Martin Scorsese is a legendary man in the film history. This handsome old man has been making changes through his contribution in the field of movie production and direction. He is also an active film historian. Scorsese has given his lifespan of over 50 years to the movie industry which is surely not a joke. So, it would be a shame not to pronounce his name properly. Here it is Mar-tin Scor-sess-see.

14. Gal Gadot

Gal Gadot is surely a wonder woman with such grace and beauty. Is an international artist we are sure that you spell her name incorrectly.

Gal Gadot the Wonder Woman is worth every part of our attention. This Israeli actress and model is now rocking the Hollywood industry with her magical performance.  Her name is very simple but many pronounce it in a wrong way. The correct way to pronounce her name is Gal Guh-Dott.  

15. Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan is an award-winning actress in the American movie industry. This brilliant lady’s name is also mispronounced.

Saoirse Ronan is a beautiful Irish and American actress who was honored with several awards. Even at the early age, this pretty lady is doing a brilliant job. There is no doubt that in near future she is going to be among the most praised artist. And to this saying we must be ready to say her name properly, here it goes Seer-Sha Row-nin.


16. Kumail Nanjiani

Kumail Nanjiani is a Pakistani-American actor who has a Pakistani name. Every inch of his name is difficult to utter.

Kumail Nanjiani is a Pakistani-American stand-up actor, comedian, writer and a podcast host. If you might be thinking that you have seen this guy somewhere, well he is the part of Silicon Valley. The HBO’s Emmy Award-nominated series has brought good fame in his life. So, his name is difficult to pronounce, it goes like Koo-mail Nan-jee-a-nee. 

17. Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron is surely one of the beauties of the western movie industry. As her name is a common one but is pronounced in a different way.

Charlize Theron, the South African beauty has now become one of the most prominent actresses and film producers. This lady has been rocking the industry with her stunning performance yet many tend to pronounce her name incorrectly. People get mistaken with her first name, the right way to pronounce it is Shar-Leez Ther-own.

18. Joe Manganiello

Joe Manganiello is the most praised and loved artist making contribution to Hollywood industry. Spelling his name correctly will surely be an honor for him.

Joe Manganiello is the most handsome werewolf anyone can see in their whole life. Apart from being an American film actor, he is also a television and theater actor, director, producer, and author.  To appreciate him better, he is an Emmy winning narrator. We think it is at least a must to spell his name in a correct way to honor for all of his works. So here it is, Joe Man-Guh-Nello.


19. Kaley Cuoco

Kaley Cuoco is the most glamorous lady of the entertainment. We think it is a dishonor to misspell her name.

Kaley Cuoco is one of the breathtaking beauties of our entertainment field. She defiantly does not have any match when it comes to her acting and gorgeousness. Her name can be listed with those celebrities whose name is most mistaken when spelled. Many may not know that the accurate pronunciation of her name is Kay-lee Kwo-ko.

20. Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried has been the part of the Hollywood industry for a decade. There are many of her lover who pronounces her name in a wrong way.

Amanda Seyfried may seem to be a simple name to be pronounced but you may be spelling it wrong. We know her since the age of 15 when she became the part of “As the World Turns and All My Children”. So, we think it is unpardonable to mispronounce the name of such gorgeous lady. The correct way is Uh-man-duh sigh-Fred.