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Famous Actors, Actresses and Musicians Reported to be Vegans and Vegetarians
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Famous Actors, Actresses and Musicians Reported to be Vegans and Vegetarians

The following actors, actresses and musicians are reported to be vegan or vegetarian by at least two of these sites:

  • B.B. King is a well-known American guitarist and expressive singer-songwriter.
  • Billy Idol is a musician and vegetarian born in England.
  • Boy George, the singer, named at birth George Alan O'Dowd, professed to be a vegetarian.
  • Candice Bergen, an American actress and vegetarian, whose most important role was in "Murphy's Law."
  • Daryl Hannah, famous for her role in the movie, "Splash," is a vegan and activist.
  • Dustin Hoffman is an American actor, famous for his role in "Rain Man" and a vegetarian.
  • Joan Jett, rock musician and singer is a vegan.
  • Kim Basinger, American movie actress, once married to Alec Baldwin, is a vegetarian.
  • LaToya Jackson, sister of Michael Jackson is a vegetarian.
  • Lindsay Wagner, actress appearing in many television shows, wrote a vegan cookbook titled, "The High Road to Health."
  • Lisa Bonet, African American actress starred in "The Cosby Show," once married to Lenny Kravitz, has been reported spotted dining at a vegetarian café on Melrose Avenue in Hollywood, California and at least two of the sites reported her as a vegetarian.
  • Michael Bolton, American pop rock and slow rock singer, is a vegetarian.
  • Michael Jackson, the King of Pop, while some sites report him as being vegetarian, others tell that his favorite food was Kentucky Fried Chicken.
  • Phil Collin, musician and guitarist with Def Leppard is vegetarian.
  • Prince, African American pop rock musician and actor is a vegetarian.
  • Ringo Starr, musician and drummer for The Beatles, born in Liverpool, Engliand as Richard Starkey, is a vegetarian.

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  1. Carolyn
    Please feel free to add to the list below or make comments. Thanks!
  2. Sheila Ray
    1. Carolyn
      Thanks Sheila! I appreciate the vote!
  3. Roopam
    Good post Carolyn! A lot of research done there. You got a vote!
    1. Carolyn
      Thanks Roopam! I let the computer research for me. Three of the sites are listed in the article. The people that I listed appeared on at least two of the sites.
  4. Charlotte
  5. Alex
    I did not know many of these folks do that. Thanks Carolyn. Voted.
    1. Carolyn
      Alex, I did not list people that did not appear on at least two sites. Some sites reported Michael Jackson as vegetarian others said his favorite food was Kentucky Fried Chicken.....not sure why the conflicting reports. It appears that after 4 days, articles are too old to make Top Posts for the most part. This particular article had already made Top Posts! I am planning to post another article on Friday! Thanks!
      1. Alex
        Carolyn, I'm always very grateful for folks like you that are always ready with the "little" tips. Thank you. Report about the late Michael Jackson's funny. Keep it up!
  6. cameragirl21
    It's Phil Collen, not Collin, from Def Leppard, and he's vegan, not vegetarian. Rick Allen, Def Leppard's drummer, is also a vegetarian. Can you tell I'm a huge Lep fan??
  7. LRGross50
    Don't forget Paul and the late Linda McCartney, Natlaie Portman and Alicia Silverstone. In fact,here's a comprehensive list of vegans and vegetarians of note (don't know if Bill and Chelsea Clinton made the list): compre


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