Here Are Some of Our Favorite Celebs That Follow A Vegan Lifestyle
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The vegan movement has taken off in Hollywood. More and more celebrities are going plant-based and using their platforms to speak up for the animals! So, which famous faces have ditched animal products for good? You might be surprised! Here are 5 celebs you probably didn’t know are vegan.
Peter Dinklage plays Tyrion Lannister on Game of Thrones—and every time his character has to eat meat on set, he replaces it with tofu and mock meats instead! He was vegetarian for 15 years before going vegan, and he is now an ambassador for Cruelty-Free International. Peter also works with groups like Farm Sanctuary and PETA. He starred in a video called “Face Your Food,” in which he narrates over footage from factory farms and encourages viewers to give up animal products.
Emma Stone is not just the highest paid actress in Hollywood—she is also a passionate vegan. She has worked with groups like Meatfree Mondays to help people slowly transition to veganism, and she once joked that the Oscars were “fun for the night, and then you eat a nutburger and you go home.” She is also an advocate for adopting rescue dogs over buying from breeders.
Joan Jett became famous as the frontwoman of Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, and this rockstar has been totally meat-free since the 1980s. She eventually transitioned from vegetarian to vegan, and she works with PETA to promote sustainability and animal welfare. She says that cutting out meat was one of the best things she has done for her health.
Stevie Wonder is one of the most successful musicians of the 20th century, and after practicing transcendental meditation, he realized he did not want to contribute to animal cruelty. He became vegan, and he loves it so much he even sang about veganism on Carpool Karaoke with James Corden! He admits that although he sometimes misses chicken, he does not think eating animals is worth the taste.
Jason Mraz eats a primarily raw vegan diet, and this singer/songwriter is living the vegan dream—he lives on a huge avocado farm! He decided to go raw vegan because one of his bandmates was struggling with type 2 diabetes and to alleviate his own symptoms. Now, they bring a raw food chef on tour with the band!