Winter Olympians and their celeb lookalikes

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While watching the Olympics you may have noticed a few familiar faces. That’s because several PyeongChang Olympians have uncanny celebrity doppelgangers. Take a look at these athletes and their celebrity lookalikes.

<p>Two-time Olympian Brittany Bowe and American pro-racing driver Danica Patrick share a love for speed—one on ice, the other on the race track. With her brown eyes and brunette locks, Bowe could be mistaken for Patrick’s twin sister. </p>
Brittany Bowe and Danica Patrick

Two-time Olympian Brittany Bowe and American pro-racing driver Danica Patrick share a love for speed—one on ice, the other on the race track. With her brown eyes and brunette locks, Bowe could be mistaken for Patrick’s twin sister.

<p>Swiss alpine ski racer Lara Gut shares a strong resemblance with American actress Kate Hudson. Gut, a two-time Olympian, has the looks and the brains—the blonde beauty is fluent in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. </p>
Lara Gut and Kate Hudson

Swiss alpine ski racer Lara Gut shares a strong resemblance with American actress Kate Hudson. Gut, a two-time Olympian, has the looks and the brains—the blonde beauty is fluent in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.

<p>The freestyle skier from America, Gus Kenworthy, shares an uncanny resemblance to actor Richard Madden who you probably know as Robb Stark on Game of Thrones. The North Remembers! </p>
Gus Kenworthy and Richard Madden

The freestyle skier from America, Gus Kenworthy, shares an uncanny resemblance to actor Richard Madden who you probably know as Robb Stark on Game of Thrones. The North Remembers!

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<p>Social media is swooning for Russian curler Anastasia Bryzgalova. The 25-year-old beauty has been compared to supermodel Adriana Lima. Bryzgalova was stripped of her 2018 Olympic bronze medal after her curling partner/husband Alexander Krushelnitskiy tested positive for a banned drug. </p>
Anastasia Bryzgalova and Adriana Lima

Social media is swooning for Russian curler Anastasia Bryzgalova. The 25-year-old beauty has been compared to supermodel Adriana Lima. Bryzgalova was stripped of her 2018 Olympic bronze medal after her curling partner/husband Alexander Krushelnitskiy tested positive for a banned drug.

<p>American ski jumper and two-time Olympian Sarah Hendrickson shares similar features with Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. They both share those famous brown locks and dimpled smile. </p>
Sarah Hendrickson and Kate Middleton

American ski jumper and two-time Olympian Sarah Hendrickson shares similar features with Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. They both share those famous brown locks and dimpled smile.

<p>American freestyle skier and Olympic silver medalist Nick Goepper bears a strong likeness to actor Dave Franco. This isn’t Goepper’s first brush with Hollywood—after meeting Taylor Swift in 2014, he asked Swift to be his Valentine via Twitter. Swift has yet to respond. </p>
Nick Goepper and Dave Franco

American freestyle skier and Olympic silver medalist Nick Goepper bears a strong likeness to actor Dave Franco. This isn’t Goepper’s first brush with Hollywood—after meeting Taylor Swift in 2014, he asked Swift to be his Valentine via Twitter. Swift has yet to respond.

<p>NBC figure skating analyst and two-time Olympian Johhny Weir is a fashion presence at the 2018 Winter Olympics, but in the past has been confused for Pee-wee Herman. </p>
Johnny Weir and Paul Reubens

NBC figure skating analyst and two-time Olympian Johhny Weir is a fashion presence at the 2018 Winter Olympics, but in the past has been confused for Pee-wee Herman.

<p>American curler Matt Hamilton is a dead-ringer for video game icon Super Mario. The internet exploded with memes comparing the two. </p>
Matt Hamilton and Super Mario

American curler Matt Hamilton is a dead-ringer for video game icon Super Mario. The internet exploded with memes comparing the two.

<p>U.S. women’s hockey player and gold medalist Hilary Knight bears a strong resemblance with SNL cast member Cecily Strong. The two brunettes are both Illinois natives—Knight grew up in Lake Forest, and Strong was raised in Oak Park. </p>
Hilary Knight and Cecily Strong

U.S. women’s hockey player and gold medalist Hilary Knight bears a strong resemblance with SNL cast member Cecily Strong. The two brunettes are both Illinois natives—Knight grew up in Lake Forest, and Strong was raised in Oak Park.

<p>Dutch speed skater Kjeld Nuis and NBA player Chandler Parsons might not be twins, but they could pass for cousins. Nuis is a two-time Olympian, winning gold in both of his Olympic appearances. </p>
Kjeld Nuis and Chandler Parsons

Dutch speed skater Kjeld Nuis and NBA player Chandler Parsons might not be twins, but they could pass for cousins. Nuis is a two-time Olympian, winning gold in both of his Olympic appearances.

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