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10 Celebrities Who Love Being Vegan

These celebrities are vegan, and they love it!

1. Erykah Badu

A vegan for 20 years, Badu says that eating vegan is “what’s best for her body. Before switching to veganism, Badu was vegetarian for eight years.

2. Miley Cyrus

The singer-songwriter went vegan after caring for her blowfish, Pablow. “The reason I started this was because I had a fish that was highly intelligent,” she told Jimmy Fallon. “When I would come through the door, this blowfish would go to the side and get excited. … And one day I went to a sushi restaurant with a few of my friends and they were serving blowfish and I thought, ‘You know, this is an intelligent animal.'” Here’s more proof that Miley is vegan AF.

3. Mýa

A dedicated vegan advocate and attendee of our 2016 Hidden Heroes Gala, Mýa consistently speaks out about her passion for animal rights and the health benefits of a plant-based diet. In an interview with SOHH.com, she said, “I look better and feel better than I did a couple of years ago when I was not vegan.

4. Kat Von D

Celebrated tattoo artist, entrepreneur, and TV star Kat Von D is a devoted vegan and Mercy For Animals supporter. In an interview with MFA, Kat stated, “Veganism changed me. It taught me to look past myself—to consider how my choices affect others—the animals, the people around me, and the planet we live on. To me, veganism is consciousness.

5. Jenna Dewan Tatum

The actress who plays Lucy Lane, Lois Lane’s sister, in CBS’s Supergirl said veganism is not only great for one’s personal health and the environment; it also reduces animal suffering. While her husband, Channing, is not vegan, they’re raising their daughter vegetarian.

6. Moby

For 30 years, music icon Moby has promoted veganism and animal rights. He is also an incredible supporter of MFA, one of the producers of MFA’s Circle V, and the recipient of our 2014 Compassionate Leadership Award.

7. Natalie Portman

The stunning 36-year-old Academy Award-winning actor has been vegan for six years and recently narrated and produced the new documentary Eating Animals. The film received a standing ovation at the 2017 Telluride Film Festival.

8. Tony Kanal

As an animal rights activist and MFA supporter, the famed No Doubt bassist was one of the faces of MFA’s “no ag-gag campaign and is one of the producers of MFA’s Circle V. He’s quoted in a video interview saying, “I wasn’t born vegan, but I definitely will die vegan.”

9. Joaquin Phoenix

A vegan since age three and a passionate MFA supporter, Joaquin Phoenix narrated our 2014 undercover investigation at a Walmart pork supplier and was spotlighted in our summer 2016 edition of Compassionate Living magazine. He narrated the powerful documentary Earthlings and is an executive producer of the movie What the Health, now streaming on Netflix.

10. Liam Hemsworth

The handsome actor and partner of Miley Cyrus largely credits Hunger Games co-star and vegan Woody Harrelson with opening his eyes to animal cruelty. In an interview with Men’s Health, he stated, “After all the information I gathered about the mistreatment of animals, I couldn’t continue to eat meat. The more I was aware of, the harder and harder it was to do. He’s been vegan since 2015.

By going vegan, these celebs are protecting animals, the planet, and their health. Join them by switching to a compassionate plant-based diet. Click here to get started.