Celebrities—like anyone else living a vegan or vegetarian lifestyle—have different reasons for choosing to the meat-free way of life. Whether its due to health concerns, issues surrounding animal cruelty, or simply a personal choice, going plant-based has seemingly never been more popular, and Hollywood is at the forefront of the movement. Read on for 54 celebrities who’ve gone meat-free (including a few who are no longer).
Not only did the tennis superstar go vegan while breastfeeding daughter Olympia, but she also cut out sugar.
“Being vegan keeps my body fueled and running smoothly,” says the Riverdale star, who has been plant-based her entire life.
Wife Portia de Rossi may still be a vegan, but DeGeneres admitted she no longer is during her 2019 Netflix standup special Relatable. After joking about being vegan, the comedian adds, “I’m not really vegan, I say it for the joke…I was vegan for eight years and I really believe that it’s great for you.”
Count Hathaway as another member of the ex-vegan club. The actress credits eating fresh fish in Iceland during the filming of 2014’s Interstellar for ending her veganism once and for all. “I had a piece of salmon and my brain felt like a computer rebooting,” she told Tatler in 2019.