Can you imagine if you were famous enough that people wanted to be you for Halloween? Now picture if you were so famous that another famous person wanted to dress up as you?! Is your mind blown yet?! Even though most celebs get to wear costumes in their careers, they still like to get in on the action come Halloween time. Why wouldn’t they? They have the best hair and makeup people! Check out these celebrities who, whether they were paying homage or poking fun, dressed up as a fellow star.
Holly Robinson Peete as Lil Wayne
Actress Holly Robinson Peete is almost unrecognizable as herself as she nails the look of the tattoo covered Cash Money rapper.
Matt Lauer as Paris Hilton
OK, Matt Lauer doesn’t have us fooled here, but he does look pretty in pink as the famous socialite.
Katie Couric as Donald Trump
Even as she takes on his no-nonsense demeanor, Katie Couric makes the Trumpster seem almost adorable, and not bald.
Austin Nichols and Sophia Bush as Russell Brand and Katy Perry
A pair of exes dressed up as another pair of exes as One Tree Hill cuties Austin Nichols and Sophia Bush embodied this comic and singer duo, back when both were couples.
Katy Perry as Freddie Mercury
Speaking of the spritely pop singer, Katy Perry rocked as Queen frontman Freddie Mercury.
Audrina Patridge as Madonna
Desperately seeking the spotlight, “The Hills” reality star Audrina Patridge looks adorbs in one of Madonna’s earlier looks.
Perez Hilton as Lady Gaga
Some would say it’s Halloween for Lady Gaga everyday, so the gossip blogger had plenty of looks to choose from when he decided to emulate the pop star.
Ellen Degeneres as Sofia Vergara
Ellen took over her fellow Covergirl’s persona, and remembered to pad up in all the right places.
Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan as Theresa Caputo and Oprah Winfrey
They nail celebrity impression costumes every Halloween on Live!, but most recently you would think you accidentally switched channels as these co-hosts channel the Long Island Medium and the big O.
Tisha Cambpell and Tichina Arnold as Tyra Banks and Miss Jay Alexander
Martin ex-costars dressed as “America’s Next Top Model” ex-costars, complete with Tyra’s self-proclaimed “fivehead” (which is bigger than a “forehead”) and Top Model props.
Adam Levine and model Anne V as Axl Rose and Stephanie Seymour
Maroon 5 frontman and then model girlfriend dressed as Guns ‘n Roses frontman and then model girlfriend one Halloween, just before standing on the corner in a November rain.
Matthew Morrison as Richard Simmons
No one seems more gleeful in the whole world as workout guru Richard Simmons, so it was a perfect fit that this “Glee” star spent the holiday in his shorts.
Nicole Richie as JLo
Nicole Richie is a fierce fashion icon on her own, so when she dresses up as another one it’s almost too much couture for me to handle.
Bryan Cranston as Bryan Cranston as Walter White
OK, this wasn’t Halloween, but it is definitely worth mentioning as the “Breaking Bad” star tricked and treated Comicon goers by wearing a mask of his own face and mingling with fans under the disguise before revealing himself.