18 Actual Texts Celebrities Have Gotten From Their Parents

Everyone gets embarrassing and funny texts from their parents from time to time, texts that make us cringe and wonder, “who raised me?”

While mortifying parents are pretty damn relatable, knowing that celebrity parents are just like ours—and that celebrity parents text just like our parents— is honestly a little comforting.

1. Michelle Obama’s mom, who can’t remember much.

2. Hilary Duff’s mom who is still trying to get her to share. 

3. Zendaya’s mom who is a savage. 

4. Like, really a savage. 

5. Ariana Grande‘s grandma who was just figuring out how to use an iPhone.

6. Grayson Dolan’s adorable grandpa. 

7. Maisie Williams‘ mom, who is truly in love with Andrew Garfield. 

8. Gwyneth Paltrow texting Apple—who is straight in her damn ways.

9. Grace Helbig’s mom who has a way to finalize world peace. 

10.  Joey King’s argument with his mom about their love for pasta. 

11. Chrissy Teigen‘s dad supporting John Legend 100%.

12. Seth Rogen’s mom who’s just trying to make the technology work. 

13. When Erin Foster’s dad, David Foster, roasted her.

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Thanks for the confidence, Dad.

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14. Reese Witherspoon’s mom who was overly supportive. 

15. Mandy Moore’s parents, who obviously support her career more than anyone else in the world. 

16. Olivia Munn’s mom who believed the tabloids almost too much.

17. Miranda Cosgrove’s mom who is a whole mood. 

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Texts from my Mom #thestruggleisreal

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18. And finally, Lil Nas X‘s dad who is #DadGoals.

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