Vegansby Maria | created - 15 Jun 2011 | updated - 11 Jun 2015 | Public
Veganism is a philosophy and lifestyle that seeks to exclude the use of animals products for food, clothing, or any other purpose. The many reasons for becoming a vegan are concerns for animals, environment, your health, world hunger, and spiritual reasons. A vegan is someone who follows that.
This is a list of vegans on IMDb. Someone on this list that shouldn't be? Someone missing from this list? Then comment! If you are a vegan post a comment! If you have any questions about veganism or this list then post a comment or send me a message!
This list is in semi order of the post influential vegans and most well known celebrities. Most of the names also include sources.
This list is still under construction.
1. Miley Cyrus
Soundtrack | Hannah Montana
Miley Cyrus was born in Franklin, Tennessee, the daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife, Letitia Jean "Tish" (Finley). She has five siblings - two half-brothers, a half-sister, and a younger brother and sister. Her birth name is Destiny Hope Cyrus, because her parents hoped she ...
Actress | Bones
Emily Erin Deschanel (born October 11, 1976) is an American actress and producer. She is best known for starring in the Fox crime procedural comedy-drama series Bones as Dr. Temperance Brennan since 2005.
Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California, to cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel ...
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Actress | Sam & Cat
Ariana was born on June 26, 1993 in Boca Raton to Joan Marguerite Grande, a chief executive officer for Hose-McCann Communications & Edward Charles Butera, a graphic designer/founder of IBI Designs Inc. She began her career in 2008 in the Broadway musical, 13 before playing the role of Cat ...
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Actress | Ellie Goulding: Burn
Elena Jane Goulding (Ellie Goulding) is an English singer, songwriter and record producer who conquered the UK music field at the age of 23 and went on to win over fans all over the world within a year. A determined child, at the age of eight, she told her mother that she would become famous one ...
Producer | Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Emmy-winning talk show host Ellen Lee DeGeneres was born in Metairie, Louisiana, a New Orleans suburb. She is the daughter of Betty DeGeneres (née Elizabeth Jane Pfeffer), a speech therapist, and Elliott Everett DeGeneres, an insurance agent. Her brother is musician and producer Vance DeGeneres. ...
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Actress | Clueless
Alicia Silverstone was born on October 4, 1976 in San Francisco, California, the youngest of three children. She is the daughter of Didi (Radford), a former flight attendant, and Monty Silverstone, a real estate investor. Her English-born father is from a Jewish family, while her Scottish-born ...
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Actress | Les Misérables
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia. She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series ...
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8. Kristen Bell
Actress | Frozen
Kristen Anne Bell (born 1980) is an American actress and singer. She was born and raised in Huntington Woods, Michigan, and is the daughter of Lorelei (Frygier), a nurse, and Tom Bell, a television news director. Her ancestry is Polish (mother) and German, English, Irish, and Scottish (father). ...
Actress | Soul Surfer
Carrie Underwood was born on March 10, 1983 in Checotah, Oklahoma, USA as Carrie Marie Underwood. She has been married to Mike Fisher since July 10, 2010. They have one child.
http://vegetarianstar.com/2011/06/16/carrie-underwood-goes-vegan-for-medical-reasons-video/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XH3wbfjBDlM http://www.ecorazzi.com/2011/06/16/carrie-underwood-went-vegan-for-health-reasons/ http://www.peta.org/b/thepetafiles/archive/2011/06/17/carrie-underwood-goes-vegan.aspx http://tasteofcountry.com/carrie-underwood-vegan/
10. Woody Harrelson
Actor | True Detective
Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning actor Woodrow Tracy Harrelson was born on July 23, 1961 in Midland, Texas, to Diane Lou (Oswald) and Charles Harrelson. He grew up in Lebanon, Ohio, where his mother was from. After receiving degrees in theater arts and English from Hanover College, he...
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11. Usher Raymond
Actor | The Faculty
Usher Raymond IV was born in Dallas, Texas, to Jonetta Patton (née O'Neal) and Usher Raymond III. He began singing when he was six years old, joining the local church choir at the behest of his mother who acted as choir director. Jonetta, a single mom, raised Usher and his younger brother, James, ...
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12. Persia White
Actress | The Vampire Diaries
At the age of eight, Persia White started showing her talents at the Coconut Grove Childrens' Theatre in Miami, Florida, where she was born. She is Puerto Rican, African-American and Irish. Most recognized as "Lynn" in the long running hit CW series "Girlfriends."
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13. Joan Jett
Soundtrack | Light of Day
Joan Jett rose to fame in the 1970s all-girl rock band The Runaways. Her cover of "I Love Rock and Roll" was a number one hit in 1982; "Crimson and Clover" was another hit for her. Jett has appeared as Columbia in the Broadway production of "The Rocky Horror Show".
14. Jared Leto
Actor | Dallas Buyers Club
Jared Leto is a very familiar face in recent film history. Although he has always been the lead vocals, rhythm guitar, and songwriter for American band Thirty Seconds to Mars, Leto is an accomplished actor merited by the numerous, challenging projects he has taken in his life. He is known to be ...
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Actor | Rushmore
Jason Schwartzman was born on June 26, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jason Francesco Schwartzman. He has been married to Brady Cunningham since July 11, 2009. They have two children.
16. Chrissie Hynde
Soundtrack | Stealth
Chrissie Hynde was born on September 7, 1951 in Akron, Ohio, USA as Christine Ellen Hynde. She was previously married to Lucho Brieva and Jim Kerr.
17. Davey Havok
Soundtrack | The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
Although acting is not his main thing, he does have a big band. In 1991 he started AFI (a fire inside) with best friend Adam Carson who played drums. After a few years they became pretty big in the underground music scene. With a few line up changes they released a new record in March 2003 - it was...
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19. Cesar Chavez
Actor | The Legacy of Cesar Chavez
Cesar Chavez was born on March 31, 1927 in Yuma, Arizona, USA as Cesario Estrada Chavez. He was an actor, known for The Legacy of Cesar Chavez (2009), Good Night America (1973) and The Fight in the Fields (1997). He was married to Helen Chavez. He died on April 23, 1993 in San Luis, Arizona.
20. Linda Blair
Actress | The Exorcist
From the age of five, Linda Blair had to get used to the spotlight, first as a child model and then as an actress, when out of 600 applicants she was picked for the role of Regan, the possessed child, in The Exorcist (1973). Linda quickly rose to international fame, won the Golden Globe, and seemed...
Self | 4 Little Girls
Coretta Scott King was born on April 27, 1927 in Marion, Alabama, USA as Coretta Scott. She was married to Martin Luther King. She died on January 30, 2006 in Rosarito Beach, Baja California, Mexico.
22. Mark Hoppus
Soundtrack | American Pie
Mark Hoppus was born on March 15, 1972 in Ridgecrest, California, USA as Mark Allan Hoppus. He has been married to Skye Everly since December 2, 2000. They have one child.
23. Lea Michele
Actress | Glee
Lea Michele Sarfati was born in the Bronx, New York to parents Edith Thomasina (Porcelli), a nurse, and Mark David Sarfati, a delicatessen owner-turned-real estate agent. Her mother is of Italian descent (from Rome and Naples), and her father is of Sephardi Jewish ancestry (from Turkey and Greece)....
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24. Sara Gilbert
Producer | Roseanne
Sara Gilbert was born on January 29, 1975, as Sara Rebecca Abeles at St. John's Hospital and Health Center in Santa Monica, California, to Harold and Barbara Abeles. Barbara was previously married to the late Paul Gilbert. At the age of six, when Sara saw her sister Melissa Gilbert get a star on ...
Actress | Sister, Sister
Tia Mowry-Hardrict was born on July 6, 1978 in Gelnhausen, Hesse, Germany as Tia Dashon Mowry. She is an actress and producer, known for Sister, Sister (1994), The Hot Chick (2002) and The Game (2006). She has been married to Cory Hardrict since April 20, 2008. They have two children.
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26. Rooney Mara
Actress | The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Actress and philanthropist Rooney Mara was born on April 17, 1985 in Bedford, New York. She made her screen debut in the slasher film Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005), went on to have a supporting role in the independent coming-of-age drama Tanner Hall (2009), and has since starred in the horror ...
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27. Rob Zombie
Director | The Devil's Rejects
Robert Bartleh Cummings, more famously known as Rob Zombie, was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts on January 12, 1965. He is the oldest son of Louise and Robert Cummings, and has a younger brother, Michael David (aka Spider One; b. 1968), who is the lead singer of Powerman 5000. Growing up, Zombie ...
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28. Casey Affleck
Actor | Gone Baby Gone
An accomplished and striking performer, Academy Award® winner Casey Affleck has established himself as a powerful leading man with performances in multiple upcoming projects.
Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt was born in Falmouth, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school ...
29. Fiona Apple
Soundtrack | Pleasantville
Daughter of former singer Diane McAfee and actor Brandon Maggart. She was classically trained as a pianist as a child and began composing songs when she was eight years old. She crafted a demo tape while in Los Angeles finishing High School. When she returned home to New York for Christmas one of ...
30. Anthony Kiedis
Actor | Point Break
Anthony Kiedis is a singer with the hugely successful alternative rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, the other members being Flea, Josh Klinghoffer, and Chad Smith. Red Hot Chili Peppers have scored five top-five albums in the UK and America, and have sold over sixty million records worldwide since ...
31. James Spooner
Director | White Lies, Black Sheep
James Spooner is a director and editor, known for White Lies, Black Sheep (2007), Afro-Punk (2003) and Guerrilla Warfare Video Fanzine (Never Give Up/World War III) (2004).
32. Ayinde Howell
Actor | Dear White People
Ayinde was born in a small town in the Pacific Northwest raised vegan and home schooled, so yes he was the weird kid. as an adult he is is an award-winning actor, of film and stage he studied the William Esper Studio, under Bill Esper, Patricia Fletcher, for acting and voice & speech in New York ...
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Actress | Hancock
Hayley Marie Norman is an American film and television actress.
Hayley was born and raised in Agoura Hills, California, the daughter of a retired baseball player. Her father is African-American and her mother is of Russian, German, and distant Dutch, descent. On her mother's side, Hayley is the ...
34. Biz Stone
Director | Evermore
Biz Stone was born on March 10, 1974 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Christopher Isaac Stone. He is a director, known for Evermore (2013), The Virtual Revolution (2010) and Life in Perpetual Beta (2010). He has been married to Livia McRee since June 30, 2007. They have one child.
http://vegetarianstar.com/2011/03/29/twitters-biz-stone-indulges-in-vegan-pizza-from-amicis-in-northern-california/ http://www.thisdishisvegetarian.com/2011/03/1425martha-stewart-show-vegan-episode.html http://www.bizstone.com/search?q=vegan http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhAzbLwFjQg
Writer | Jackass: The Movie
Steve graduated from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College in 1997. He says the program was more like boot camp than college. Out of 2000 applicants, only 33 were accepted and Steve-O was one of them. However, after graduation, 10 were selected for the circus and this didn't include ...
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36. Daniela Sea
Actress | Itty Bitty Titty Committee
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37. Portia de Rossi
Actress | Arrested Development
Portia de Rossi was born and raised in Geelong, Australia. Originally born Amanda Rogers, at 15 she changed her name to Portia, saying that it was the most daring thing she had ever done up until that point. After graduating from high school, she attended the University of Melbourne, and studied ...
38. Tobey Maguire
Actor | Brothers
Tobias Vincent Maguire was born in Santa Monica, California. His parents were 18 and 20, and not yet married, when he was born. His mother, Wendy (Brown), did advertising, publicity, and acting in Hollywood for years as she coached and managed Tobey. His father, Vincent Maguire, was a cook and ...
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39. Russell Simmons
Producer | The Nutty Professor
Russell Simmons was born on October 4, 1957 in Queens, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for The Nutty Professor (1996), Dude, Where's My Car? (2000) and It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010). He was previously married to Kimora Lee Simmons.
40. Erykah Badu
Actress | The Cider House Rules
Erykah Badu was born on February 26, 1971 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Erica Abi Wright.
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41. Eric Roberts
Actor | The Dark Knight
One of Hollywood's edgier, more intriguing characters running around and about for decades, Eric Anthony Roberts started life in Biloxi, Mississippi. He is the son of Betty Lou (Bredemus) and Walter Grady Roberts, one-time actors and playwrights. His siblings are actors Lisa Roberts Gillan and ...
42. Chelsea Clinton
Producer | Of Many
Chelsea Clinton was born on February 27, 1980 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA as Chelsea Victoria Clinton. She is known for her work on Of Many (2014), Live from Lincoln Center (1976) and Convention '92 (1992). She has been married to Marc Mezvinsky since July 31, 2010. They have two children.
43. James Cromwell
Actor | The Green Mile
Born in Los Angeles but raised in Manhattan and educated at Middlebury College and Carnegie-Mellon University, James Cromwell is the son of film director John Cromwell and actress Kay Johnson. He studied acting at Carnegie-Mellon, and went into the theatre (like his parents) doing everything from ...
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44. Myq Kaplan
Actor | And Punching the Clown
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45. Thom Yorke
Soundtrack | The Prestige
Thom Yorke was born on October 7, 1968 in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England as Thomas Edward Yorke. He was previously married to Rachel Owen.
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Soundtrack | Southland Tales
Moby was born on September 11, 1965 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard Melville Hall.
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47. John Salley
Actor | Confessions of a Shopaholic
John Salley was born on May 16, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as John Thomas Salley. He is an actor and producer, known for Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), Bad Boys (1995) and Bad Boys II (2003). He has been married to Natasha Duffy since July 31, 1993. They have two children.
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48. Joaquin Phoenix
Actor | Walk the Line
Joaquin Rafael Phoenix was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Arlyn (Dunetz) and John Bottom, and is the middle child in a brood of five. His parents, from the continental United States, were then serving as Children of God missionaries. His mother is from a Jewish family in New York, while his ...
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49. River Phoenix
Actor | My Own Private Idaho
River Phoenix was born River Jude Bottom in Madras, Oregon. His mother, Arlyn (Dunetz), a Bronx-born secretary, and his father, John Bottom, a carpenter, met in California in 1968. They worked as itinerant fruit pickers, and later joined the Children of God religious group (John was originally ...
50. Rain Phoenix
Actress | Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Rain Phoenix is the second child and first daughter born to Arlyn and John Bottom. At a young age, she and her brother River were singing on the streets of South America for money for their growing family. As the years carried on, Rain became a big sister to brother, Joaquin, and sister, Liberty. ...
51. Summer Phoenix
Actress | The Believer
Born on 10 December 1978, Summer Joy Phoenix is the fifth and youngest child of Arlyn Phoenix and John Bottom, a carpenter. Summer was raised in Southern California, but spent her teen years in Central Florida, where she was born. She is an active supporter of numerous charities and activist groups...
52. Emily Osment
Actress | Hannah Montana: The Movie
Emily Jordan Osment was born in Los Angeles on March 10th, 1992. She is the younger sister of The Sixth Sense star, Haley Joel Osment. Her father is also an actor of some renown. Following in their footsteps, Emily started her acting career performing in several commercials, including a radio spot ...
Soundtrack | Dogma
Alanis Nadine Morissette was born in Ottawa, Canada, on June 1st 1974. Alanis' Greek name is a feminine version of her father's name, Alan. Her mother's name's Georgia and she has two brothers: Chad and Wade (Alanis' Twin). She learned to play the piano at age 6 and the guitar at age 21. In 1986 ...
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54. Robin Quivers
Actress | Private Parts
Robin Quivers is best-known for having acted as the straight-woman and co-host for nearly two decades on the popular, controversial The Howard Stern Radio Show (1998) morning radio broadcast. As a result, Quivers has been hailed the most popular female radio personality in the U.S. She made her ...
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55. Jenny McCarthy
Actress | Dirty Love
One of four sisters, Jenny McCarthy was born in Evergreen Park, Illinois, a Chicago suburb, the second oldest daughter of Linda (Loheit), a courtroom custodian, and Daniel McCarthy, a steel mill foreman. She has Irish (father) and Croatian, German, and Polish (mother) ancestry. She was educated at ...
56. Pamela Anderson
Actress | Barb Wire
Pamela Denise Anderson was born on July 1, 1967 in Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada at 4:08 PST, to young newlywed parents who are still married. During her childhood, she moved to the city of Vancouver with her parents, Barry Anderson and Carol Anderson. She has a younger brother Gerry, born ...
57. Carl Lewis
Actor | Alien Hunter
Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis (born July 1, 1961) is an American former track and field athlete, who won 10 Olympic medals, including nine gold, and 10 World Championships medals, including eight gold. His career spanned from 1979 to 1996 when he last won an Olympic title and subsequently retired.
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58. Ed Begley Jr.
Actor | Whatever Works
Ed Begley Jr. was born on September 16, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Edward James Begley Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for Whatever Works (2009), Pineapple Express (2008) and A Mighty Wind (2003). He has been married to Rachelle Carson since August 23, 2000. They have one child....
59. Bob Barker
Producer | The New Price Is Right
For 35 years Bob Barker had been the host of The Price Is Right (1972) game show. Not only is it the highest-rated daytime game show, it's also the longest-running game show in TV history, surpassing the prime-time hit What's My Line? (1950), which ran for 18 years. He also served the show's ...
60. Maggie Q
Actress | Divergent
Margaret Denise Quigley was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a father of Polish and Irish descent (originally based in New York) and a Vietnamese mother. Her parents met during the Vietnam War. Maggie has two older half-siblings from her mother's previous marriage, and two older sisters. The family ...
61. Daryl Hannah
Actress | Kill Bill: Vol. 2
Daryl Christine Hannah was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She is the daughter of Susan Jeanne (Metzger), a schoolteacher and later a producer, and Donald Christian Hannah, who owned a tugboat/barge company. Her stepfather was music journalist/promoter Jerrold Wexler. Her siblings are Page ...
62. Adam Yauch
Soundtrack | Star Trek: Beyond
Adam Yauch, an only child, was born on August 5, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Frances and Noel Yauch, who is a painter and architect. His father was Catholic (of Irish, German, and French descent) and his mother was Jewish. Adam attended Edward R. Murrow High School in the Midwood ...
63. Phil Collen
Soundtrack | Last Action Hero
Phil Collen was born on December 8, 1957 in London, England as Philip Kenneth Collen. He has been married to Helen L. Collen since July 16, 2010. He was previously married to Anita Thomas and Jacqueline Collen.
http://vegetarianstar.com/2011/01/25/phil-collen-of-def-leppard-talks-to-vegetarian-star/ http://www.peta.org/tv/videos/psas-vegetarianism/87201715001.aspx http://www.vegsource.com/news/2011/02/def-leppards-phil-collen-has-rock-and-roll-vegan-abs.html http://www.thisdishisvegetarian.com/2010/07/0610def-leppards-phil-collen-treats.html
64. Johnny Marr
Music_department | Inception
Johnny Marr made his name as lead guitarist with the cult British rock band, The Smiths, regarded by some as one of the most influential bands of the 1980s. Along with Morrissey, Marr created some of the most memorable and acclaimed songs of that decade, with Morrissey's witty, satirical lyrics and ...
65. Paul Watson
Producer | Defend, Conserve, Protect
Paul Watson was born on December 2, 1950 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Paul Franklin Watson. He is married to Allison Lance. He was previously married to Lisa Ann DiStefano and Starlet Melody Lum.
66. Saul Williams
Actor | K-PAX
Acclaimed New York-based verbal stylist, who has risen to the level of one of the foremost slam poets today. Holds a B.A. in philosophy and acting from Morehouse College, as well as a Masters in Acting from NYU.
Was a staple of NYC's Nuyorican Poets Cafe, where he honed his skill, drawing from ...
http://theinformedvegan.com/post/84093430/friday-vegan-spotlight-saul-williams http://www.ecorazzi.com/2008/08/12/saul-williams-makes-a-hearfelt-argument-for-going-vegan/ http://www.daveyd.com/interviewsaulwilliams.html http://www.myspace.com/saulwilliams/blog/429704914
67. Bryan Adams
Soundtrack | Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Canadian singer-songwriter Bryan Adams rose to fame with the release of his third album, "Cuts Like a Knife" (1983). The album made him popular throughout the United States. However, it was his fourth album "Reckless" (1984), which is referred to as one of the best albums of the decade that made ...
http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2008/jan/27/foodanddrink1 http://www.peta.org/features/bryan-adams-on-animal-rights-and-being-vegan.aspx http://viviangrant.wordpress.com/2010/04/22/bryan-adams-goes-from-rock-star-to-vegan-crusader/ http://vegetarianstar.com/tag/bryan-adams/
68. Carrie-Anne Moss
Actress | The Matrix
Carrie-Anne Moss was born on August 21, 1967, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the youngest of two children of Barbara and Melvyn Moss. At age 20, she moved to Europe to pursue a career in modeling; in Spain she was cast in a regular role in the TV show Dark Justice (1991), which was produced in ...
Actress | Step Up
Jenna Dewan is an actress, former model, and dancer. She was born on December 3, 1980 in Hartford, Connecticut, to Nancy (Bursch) and Darryll Dewan. Her father is of half Syrian Lebanese and half Polish descent, and her mother has German and English ancestry. Jenna grew up in Grapevine, Texas and ...
70. Chaka Khan
Actress | The Blues Brothers
Chaka Khan was born on March 23, 1953 in Great Lakes, Illinois, USA as Yvette Marie Stevens. She has been married to Doug Rasheed since 2001. She was previously married to Richard Holland and Hassan Khan.
http://www.essence.com/2012/06/20/exclusive-chaka-khan-on-giving-back-to-women-in-new-orleans-credits-60-pound-weight-loss-to-vegan-diet/ http://ohnotheydidnt.livejournal.com/69991940.html http://www.ecorazzi.com/2012/06/19/chaka-khan-loses-weight-improves-health-with-vegan-diet/
71. Isaiah Mustafa
Actor | The Three Stooges
72. Daniel Negreanu
Actor | X-Men Origins: Wolverine
73. Mayim Bialik
Actress | Beaches
Mayim Bialik grew up in San Diego and got her first acting job (Pumpkinhead (1988)) when she was just 12 years old. A number of TV roles followed until in 1990 she was cast in Blossom (1990), the role which made her famous.
By 1993, while Blossom was still airing, she had already won a deferred ...
http://foodfitnessfreshair.com/2010/12/18/q-and-a-with-vegan-mayim-bialik-of-the-big-bang-theory/ http://vegetarianstar.com/tag/mayim-bialik/ http://www.peopleforgreenjustice.com/2011/03/30/why-i-am-vegan-by-mayim-bialik/
74. Heather Mills
Heather Mills was born on January 12, 1968 in Aldershot, Hampshire, England as Heather Anne Mills. She is an actress and producer, known for Comic Relief 2005: Is This the Way to Amarillo (2005), Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 05 (2005) and Back in the U.S. (2002). She was previously married to ...
75. Carol Leifer
Writer | Seinfeld
Carol Leifer was born on July 27, 1956 in New York, USA. She is a writer and producer, known for Seinfeld (1989), Alright Already (1997) and It's Like, You Know... (1999). She was previously married to Ritch Shydner.
76. Jason Mraz
Soundtrack | 50 First Dates
Jason Mraz was born on June 23, 1977 in Mechanicsville, Virginia, USA as Jason Thomas Mraz. He has been married to Christina Carano since October 25, 2015. He was previously married to Sheridan Edley.
http://www.ecorazzi.com/2008/06/04/jason-mraz-raves-about-his-raw-foods-diet-rocks-the-speedo/ http://www.ecorazzi.com/2009/09/09/jason-mraz-plugs-a-raw-vegan-lifestyle-on-new-video-series/ http://www.vegetariantimes.com/features/editors_picks/770 http://vegetarianstar.com/tag/jason-mraz/ He has stated that he is also about a raw vegan 75 % of the time.
Actor | The Possession
Matisyahu was born on June 30, 1978 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA as Matthew Paul Miller.
http://heebnvegan.blogspot.com/2010/04/four-questions-matisyahu.html http://blogs.forward.com/the-jew-and-the-carrot/132943/ http://vegetarianstar.com/2011/01/05/matisyahu-goes-vegan-and-it-helps-him-keep-kosher/
78. Brad Pitt
Actor | Mr. & Mrs. Smith
An actor and producer known as much for his versatility as he is for his handsome face, Golden Globe-winner Brad Pitt's most widely recognized role may be Tyler Durden in Fight Club (1999). However, his portrayals of Billy Beane in Moneyball (2011), and Rusty Ryan in the remake of Ocean's Eleven (...
http://www.vegansoapbox.com/brad-pitt-is-vegan/ http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/al-gore-joan-jett-top-list-of-vegan-political-figures-and-celebrities/2013/11/27/d81de6e0-56de-11e3-8304-caf30787c0a9_gallery.html#photo=8 http://www.veganshealth.com/brad-pitt-is-vegan-angelina-not/
79. Mort Zuckerman
Actor | At First Sight
Mort Zuckerman was born on June 4, 1937 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as Mortimer Benjamin Zuckerman. He is an actor and producer, known for At First Sight (1999), Home of the Brave (2006) and Shooting an Elephant (2016). He is married to Sonja Zuckerman. He was previously married to Maria Prather.
80. Kimberly Elise
Actress | Diary of a Mad Black Woman
Kimberly Elise was born on April 17, 1967 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Kimberly Elise Trammel. She is an actress, known for Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005), The Manchurian Candidate (2004) and John Q (2002). She was previously married to Maurice Oldham.
81. Jessica Chastain
Actress | Zero Dark Thirty
Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and ...
82. Petra Nemcova
Actress | Absolument fabuleux
Petra Nemcova was born on June 24, 1979 in Karviná, Czechoslovakia. She is an actress, known for Absolument fabuleux (2001), A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008) and The Russian Winter (2012).
83. Katie Holmes
Actress | Batman Begins
Born two months premature at four pounds, Kate Noelle Holmes made her first appearance on December 18, 1978, in Toledo, Ohio. She is the daughter of Kathleen Ann (Craft), a philanthropist, and Martin Joseph Holmes, Sr., a lawyer. She is of German, Irish, and English ancestry. Her parents have said ...
Actress | 15 Minutes
A notable television news journalist, Jane Velez-Mitchell has reported for Celebrity Justice (2002) since its launch in 2002. She is now often seen on CNN, FOX News, MSNBC and other national cable shows commenting on various high-profile cases. Inside the courtroom for the Michael Jackson ...
85. Michael Dorn
Actor | Star Trek: First Contact
Michael Dorn was born on December 9, 1952 in Luling, Texas, USA as Michiel Dorn. He is an actor and director, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) and Star Trek: Nemesis (2002).
http://vegetarianstar.com/tag/michael-dorn/ http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/worf-from-star-trek-goes-vegan http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zcVhmeyGtFE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4J1lq3w-m_s
Soundtrack | Shaun of the Dead
Steven Patrick Morrissey was born in Davyhulme, Manchester, England, UK. At a very early age, he took an interest in writing. His top priority was poetry, though he would have his biography on James Dean, "James Dean Is Not Dead", published by his early 20s. His literary influences ranged from ...
87. Sandra Oh
Actress | Grey's Anatomy
Sandra Oh was born to Korean parents in the Ottawa suburb of Nepean, Ontario, Canada. Her father, Oh Junsu, a businessman, and her mother, Oh Young-nam, a biochemist, were married in Seoul, South Korea. They both attended graduate school at the University of Toronto. Sandra began her career as a ...
http://vegetarianstar.com/tag/sandra-oh/ http://vegetarian.about.com/b/2008/09/06/sandra-oh-is-vegan-seriously-seriously.htm http://vegan.ellen.warnerbros.com/whos_vegan.php#sandra_oh
88. Steve Wynn
Actor | Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
Steve Wynn was born on January 27, 1942 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Stephen Alan Wynn. He has been married to Andrea Hissom since April 30, 2011. He was previously married to Elaine Wynn.
http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/10_46/b4203103862097.htm http://www.lasvegassun.com/blogs/kats-report/2010/nov/08/no-bones-about-it-steve-wynns-vegan/ http://www.aolnews.com/2010/08/23/las-vegan-strip-casino-mogul-mandates-animal-free-dishes/
89. Meredith Vieira
Actress | Get Him to the Greek
Meredith Vieira was born on December 30, 1953 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA as Meredith Louise Vieira. She is a producer and actress, known for Get Him to the Greek (2010), The Stepford Wives (2004) and Shrek Forever After (2010). She has been married to Richard M. Cohen since June 14, 1986. ...
90. Ben Stiller
Producer | Zoolander
Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller was born on November 30, 1965, in New York City, New York, to legendary comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. His father is of Austrian Jewish and Polish Jewish descent, and his mother was of Irish ancestry (she converted to Judaism).
It's not surprising that Ben has ...
91. Alex Greenwald
Actor | Donnie Darko
Born October 9 1979 in Los Angeles, California, also where he was raised and where he currently lives. Attended the same grade school as former Phantom Planet member and actor Jason Schwartzman, but lost contact with him until they were 14. Jason had told his classmates that he had band but he ...
Actress | One Fine Day
Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California, to Donna Jean (Taverna) and Richard Pfeiffer, a heating and air-conditioning contractor. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer and Lori Pfeiffer, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it ...
93. Andrew Günsberg
Self | Australian Idol
Andrew Günsberg and his family immigrated to Australia when he was four months of age and he was raised in Adelaide, Saouth Australia and Brisbane, Queensland.
Andrew attended St Joseph's Gregory Terrace in Brisbane, graduating in 1991.
Andrew has had an extensive radio career, beginning as a Black ...
94. Nellie McKay
Soundtrack | P.S. I Love You
Nellie McKay was born on April 13, 1982 in London, England as Nell Marie McKay.
http://www.ecorazzi.com/2008/06/02/the-green-review-vegan-singer-nellie-mckay-performs-live/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIbYGPjvY2M http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8SoTqZYr7s
95. Leona Lewis
Soundtrack | Avatar
Leona Lewis was born on April 3, 1985 in Islington, London, England as Leona Louise Lewis.
http://www.foodista.com/blog/2012/10/02/leona-lewis-goes-vegan http://www.peta.org/b/thepetafiles/archive/2012/10/05/james-cameron-leona-lewis-go-vegan.aspx http://www.contactmusic.com/news/leona-lewis-embraces-veganism_3308678
96. Christine Taylor
Actress | Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Christine Taylor was born on July 30, 1971 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA as Christine Joan Taylor. She is an actress, known for Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004), The Wedding Singer (1998) and Zoolander (2001). She has been married to Ben Stiller since May 13, 2000. They have two children.
97. James Cameron
Writer | Avatar
James Francis Cameron was born on August 16, 1954 in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada. He moved to the United States in 1971. The son of an engineer, he majored in physics at California State University before switching to English, and eventually dropping out. He then drove a truck to support his ...
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/18/james-cameron-vegan-diet_n_3459199.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9lU4wpyFVo http://ofcoursevegan.com/2013/10/18/james-cameron-uses-biodynamic-farm-for-vegan-eating/ http://foodbeast.com/content/2012/10/06/vegan-james-cameron-says-hasta-la-vista-baby-to-a-life-of-dairy-meat/ http://www.ecorazzi.com/2012/10/02/james-cameron-goes-vegan-for-animals-and-the-planet/ http://www.peta.org/b/thepetafiles/archive/2012/10/05/james-cameron-leona-lewis-go-vegan.aspx
98. Karyn Parsons
Actress | Major Payne
Karyn Parsons decided to go into acting at the age of 13. She had her first TV role in the NBC drama The Bronx Zoo (1987), but she made her big break as Will Smith's cousin "Hilary Banks" on the NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990). During the show's six-year run, she starred in movies ...
Actor | Pulp Fiction
Samuel L. Jackson is an American producer and highly prolific actor, having appeared in over 100 films, including Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995), Unbreakable (2000), Shaft (2000), Formula 51 (2001), Black Snake Moan (2006), Snakes on a Plane (2006), and the Star Wars prequel trilogy (1999-2005), ...
100. Jermaine Dupri
Soundtrack | Big Momma's House
Jermaine Dupri was born on September 23, 1972 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Jermaine Dupri Maudin.
https://twitter.com/jermainedupri/status/429391070573494272 https://twitter.com/jermainedupri/status/12803001714475008 http://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2013/02/jermaine-dupri-on-where-to-eat-and-drink-in-atlanta