Vegetarianism is a very popular lifestyle for the 21st century, especially for Hollywood actors. All of them must care about their health and body to be capable of casting new movies and living in a tight daily schedule. Some actors consider vegetarianism to be the best way to do it. Really, there are many researches, which confirm the benefit of such a diet. Let’s make a list of Top 5 Hollywood actors who are vegetarians.
5. Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoenix is a record holder in duration of being a vegetarian among others famous actors in Hollywood. At the age of three he saw his father caught a fish and then cruelly killed it. It had a huge impact on a boy and his siblings. They were shocked at how meat appears on their table and decided not to eat it. Since then Joaquin has kept the diet. Now he is an incredibly involved activist for animal rights.
4. Jared Leto
Jared Leto is known for his slender physique. The actor feels great, he is healthy and thanks for this plant-based eating. He hasn’t eaten meat for two decades. Now Jared is 47 years old, but he seems young and fresh. From his point of view, being vegetarian helps the preservation process.
3. Natalie Portman
In 2009 Natalie became a vegan after reading a book “Eating Animals”. It was the beginning of rejection of eating meat, wearing animals or using them in any way. She has some problems with buying clothing and has to check every product’s composition. However it helps the actress to stay as beautiful as ever.
2. Alec Baldwin
One of the most Hollywood valuable actors Alec Baldwin has always been a vegetarian. He grew up with the cows and other livestock, which were like pets for him. Once he had an incident that made him give up meat. Moreover, in 2011 Alec became a vegan because of his prediabetes diagnosis. He decided to change his diet that to reverse the course of illness. Alec has succeeded in it. Now he promotes animal rights, taking a part in PETA.
1. Kristen Bell
Kristen became a vegetarian at the age of 11. In 2011 she and her husband, Dax Shepard, saw documentary and decided to start a vegan diet. But Kristen followed it for little time, because she was worried about lack of calories in her diet while her first pregnancy. So she switched back to vegetarianism and gave birth in 2013.