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

    Kurt Cobain

    Gary Coleman

    Jackie Chan

    Tony Curtis

    "Jackass" Ryan Dunn

      Farrah Fawcett

      James Gandolfini (also see Tony Soprano)

      Stephen Gately

      Bee Gee Robin Gibb

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      Lady Gaga

      Larry Hagman

      George Harrison

      Sherman Hemsley (George Jefferson)

        Philip Seymour Hoffman

        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

        Paul Walker

        Amy Winehouse

        Reese Witherspoon

        Beastie Boy Adam "MCA" Yauch