Veg Celebrities

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Jessica Chastain is vegan

Actress Jessica Chastain, nominated for Best Actress for her role as Maya, the CIA agent in Zero Dark Thirty, is a vegan. She has been a vegetarian for 15 years, and a vegan for six. Jessica explains, “It’s about trying to live a life where I’m not contributing to the cruelty in the world. While … Continue reading

Liam Hemsworth is now vegan

Hunger Games star, Liam Hemsworth, says he now leads a vegan lifestyle and has even convinced his big brother to eat more veggies. Liam says, “I constantly get questions like, ‘How do you get your protein?’ and ‘How do you feel?”. Hemsworth goes on to say, “There are no negatives to eating like this. I … Continue reading

Mike Tyson is vegan

In 2012, the former heavyweight champ decided to go vegan. He told Oprah, “Becoming a vegan gave me another opportunity to live a healthy life. “I was so congested from all the drugs and bad cocaine, I could hardly breathe, I had high blood pressure, was almost dying and had arthritis.” Becoming vegan, he said, … Continue reading

Anna Paquin – vegetarian actress

Maybe “True Blood” provided just a little too much blood and gore for this actress, because in real life the 33 year old actress is vegetarian. When it comes to maintaining healthy lifestyles, there’s nothing nightmarish about the diet of Anna Paquin. “I eat a lot of vegetables. I eat a lot of fruit. I … Continue reading

The latest Vegan Football Players

San Diego cornerback Brandon Flowers has gone vegan.  Everyone says he looks noticeably fitter than ever. He says the big difference in his ability was his decision to go with a vegan diet, which he started earlier this year.  Brandon says, “I was up there in weight even though I felt like I was eating … Continue reading

House of Cards star, Kate Mara, has gone vegan!

On a road trip nearly a decade ago, Kate Mara remembers passing “miles upon miles of chicken coops” and realizing then “what a horrific life these animals were leading. I was unaware of factory farming until that moment.” She decided to become vegetarian. And five years later, inspired further after meeting with a nutritionist, she … Continue reading

Veg Runner Sets Another Record

Our very own Scott Jurek has broken another record! Scott completed the 2,189 miles of the Appalachian trail in 46 days, 8 hours and 7 minutes – an all time record. The 41 year old ultramarathoner averaged almost 50 miles a day. His run, as with his others, was fueled by his healthy vegan diet. … Continue reading

Vegan on Mount Everest

For several years now, Kuntal Joisher, a 35 year old software programmer from Los Angeles, has been trying to become the first vegan climber to conquer Mount Everest. His goal is to not only prove the physical power behind a plant-based diet, but also to represent the billions of animals slaughtered each year for food … Continue reading

Pamela Anderson feeds prisoners vegetarian food

Baywatch star Pamela Anderson fed Arizona prisoners a meat-free lunch on Wednesday and they appeared to like it. Anderson visited the Maricopa County Jail at the invitation of Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who took meat off jailhouse menus in September 2013 as we previously reported. The vegetarian policy has saved the county at least $200,000 a … Continue reading

Adam Richman goes vegan

Man v. Food star Adam Richman has some shocking news: He’s gone vegan! Man v. Food is an American food reality television series on the Travel Channel. Richman, who routinely devoured steaks, burgers, and other meat laden products on the television series, said that he’s been vegan for about three months as he trains for … Continue reading

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