What do you get when you cross a rock star with a reality television host?
Just ask John Mayer and Andy Cohen who were snapped hanging out in New York together on Sunday, making it the second time in a matter of months that the unlikely duo have hit the town.
To celebrate the new ‘bro-mance’ Celebuzz has put together a list of Tinsletown’s most surprising celebrity friendships.
Angelina Jolie and Gwen Stefani
Angelina Jolie and Gwen Stefani have a highly hyped career in common. But they also share a friendship. When they were both living in London in 2011 they would often set up play dates for their kids. The Jolie-Pitt, Stefani-Rossdale clan still hang out together now.
Helen Mirren and Russell Brand
Helen Mirren and Russell Brand became fast friends after working together on ‘Arthur’. He describes her as an ‘incredible woman’ and she still wears a safety pin he gave her around her neck.
David Beckham and Snoop Dogg (Lion)
David Beckham and Snoop Dog are so close that the rapper tests out his new music on the British football player before his own label gets it. “I love our friendship and some people in life just come together for some odd reason,” said Snoop. Beckham has also acknowledged that their friendship is “weird”.
Dax Shepard and Tom Arnold
The TV show 'Punk’d' brought Dax Shepard and Tom Arnold together. They’ve been friends ever since they met on the show years ago. Shepard even wrote the script for their 2010 film ‘Brother’s Justice’ and he was best man at Arnold’s wedding.
Kanye West and Aziz Ansari
A nerdy comic genius and an uber cool hip hop superstar? The Kanye West-Aziz Ansari friendship makes perfect sense to us!
Elton John and Eminem
Elton John and Eminem perform at the 43rd Annual Grammy Awards at Staples Center, Los Angeles, Ca. 2/21/01.
Jennifer Aniston and Chelsea Handler
One is a snarky, sarcastic comic mind, the other is still considered to be “America’s Sweetheart”. Together, Jennifer Aniston and Chelsea Handler make odd, but endearing pals.
Mel Gibson and Britney Spears
Malibu neighbors became good pals when Mel Gibson reached out to Britney Spears after she hit hard times. Since then, each has experienced highs and lows, but have remained close confidants.
Bette Midler and 50 Cent
Charity work brought this mismatched pair together, but a love of music has kept Bette Midler and 50 Cent friends despite their different, um, demographic.
Demi Lovato and Kim Kardashian
A decade-plus age difference and completely different social scenes haven't kept stars Demi Lovato and Kim Kardashian from sharing secrets and tips for making it in the industry.