These are the baby names that are most likely to make your child famous

These are the baby names most likely to make your child famous

Choosing a name for your child can be a huge decision, because it’s going to be with them for the rest of their lives - so why not give them a name that could set them up for success?

Analysing the data of actors and actresses who have starred in blockbuster hits and won awards at the BAFTAs, Oscars and Golden Globes, these are the names that What Are The Odds have discovered will set your children up for fame.

Famous Hughs include the likes of House star Hugh Laurie, Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman and Bridget Jones's Diary star Hugh Grant.

5. Hugh

Famous Hughs include the likes of House star Hugh Laurie, Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman and Bridget Jones's Diary star Hugh Grant.
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Despite being more of a classic name, there are plenty of famous Thelmas, including Coronation Street actress Thelma Barlow, and fictional Thelmas, like Thelma from Thelma and Louise.

6. Thelma

Despite being more of a classic name, there are plenty of famous Thelmas, including Coronation Street actress Thelma Barlow, and fictional Thelmas, like Thelma from Thelma and Louise.
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Famous Michaels include Back to the Future star Michael J Fox, Creed actor Michael B Jordan and X-Men star Michael Fassbender.

7. Michael

Famous Michaels include Back to the Future star Michael J Fox, Creed actor Michael B Jordan and X-Men star Michael Fassbender.
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Famous Emmas include La La Land actress Emma Stone, Harry Potter star Emma Watson and American Horror Story actress Emma Roberts.

8. Emma

Famous Emmas include La La Land actress Emma Stone, Harry Potter star Emma Watson and American Horror Story actress Emma Roberts.
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