Some celebs find their given name so embarrassing, they have to make up a fun new one – or even a whole new personality. 

And then there's Caryn. She's a performer you definitely know, who came up with a world-renowned moniker based on her most un-hide-able flaw. 

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Nicolas Cage CRACKED COM A young actor named NICOLAS KIM COPPOLA kept getting razzed by his castmates on his first gig, because of his famous uncle: F

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