9 Disney Channel Stars Who Changed Their First Name for Fame

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It’s not uncommon for celebrities, particularly ones of the Disney Channel variety, to change their last name upon becoming famous. And listen; we get it! Some stars’ monikers, like Taylor Swift, for example, just roll off the tongue. Others, however, are a bit more complicated and make people pretty dang confused.

But hard-to-pronounce last names aren’t the only ones that get replaced in Hollywood. Some celebrities actually chose to go by different first names, too! If you’re a big fan of the Disney Channels, chances are you’ve watched a few shows with people who weren’t named what you know them by at birth. And no, we’re not talking about someone like Nick Jonas whose real name is Nicholas; we’re talking about hardcore changes like Chloe to Dove! Check ’em all out: