Have you noticed that most of the up-and-coming female stars in Hollywood have ordinary names like Anne
—while many of the hot young Hollywood hunks have unusually interesting and cutting-edge appellations like Chord and Chace
? Most of them are their actual birth names—and a few have already had an influence on baby naming. Here are the most noteworthy–providing some great eye candy as well.
Picture 2 of 12
Cute blonde Chord Overstreet, aka Sam Evans on Glee, was born, not surprisingly, into a musical family—he has a sister named Harmony. He’s explained his unique moniker thusly: “I was the third child born in my family, and there are three notes in a chord, so that's how they came up with my name.” It could possibly strike a chord with other musical parents.