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

  • Humphrey Bogart's Estate and Luxury Clothing Brand Burberry Locked in Legal Battle

Marlon Brando

  • Strike a Pose, There's Nothing To It, Except Thousands of Dollars - Madonna and Marlon Brando's Estate Reach Agreement Over 'Vogue' Lawsuits

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

    • Bee Gee Robin Gibb Leaves Massive Fortune, Tangled Web to Unweave

    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

    Madonna

    • Strike a Pose, There's Nothing To It, Except Thousands of Dollars - Madonna and Marlon Brando's Estate Reach Agreement Over 'Vogue' Lawsuits

    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