35 Celebrities You Didn't Know Are Vegetarian Or Vegan
Just because a celebrity can afford to eat at the finest cuts of steak in the world for every meal doesn't that they always want to. When it comes to chowing down on cows, not every star is so game. These celebrities decided to forgo meat in favor of a vegetarian (or, in some cases, vegan) diet. Click through to see which stars always pass on the chicken fingers.
The woman who made Cher Horowitz a household name has stated that she feels so much healthier now that she switched from a “steak and doughnuts” diet to a vegan one.
Longtime vegan Maguire was recently spotted out with pal Leonardo DiCaprio at a steakhouse where he stuck to his diet and ate only meat-free items.
Samuel L. Jackson
Jackson told an interviewer that he recently went vegan so he could “live forever” — which is approximately how long the Marvel franchise is going to last.
Martin was a vegetarian for years — that is, until he split with veggie-loving wife Gwyneth Paltrow. (Guess it’s not just Paltrow he consciously uncoupled from.)
The supermodel ditched meat years ago and now goes for a diet that consists of as many colorful fruits and veggies as possible.
Underwood has been meat-free for nearly a decade and considers herself a “practical vegan” — meaning she’s totally cool if her pasta has a sprinkling of cheese on top.
Also along for the vegan ride was Bey’s hubby Jay Z.
Bell ditched meat after realizing that she had a hard time disassociating her pets from the animals she was eating. She was named PETA’s Sexiest Vegetarian in 2013.
The Bones actress admitted to Ladies Home Journal that it can be “tough” defending her vegan diet, which she has kept for 20 years.
Applegate doesn’t miss meat — the actress has stated that she’s been a vegetarian for so long that she no longer remembers eating any differently.
The talk show host is an animal rights activist and vegetarian who recently switched over to veganism. She recently promoted the Adopt A Turkey project, which encourages people to adopt turkeys — rather than eat them — around Thanksgiving time.
The Game of Thrones actor recorded a vegetarian testimonial for PETA, encouraging fans to consider a meatless and cruelty-free lifestyle.
Portman has been a vegetarian since age nine and has dabbled in veganism. Her biggest food stress? Not indulging in meat now that she and her family live primarily in Paris.