When it comes to throwing parties, no industry can ever compare to the extravagant things that the people in Hollywood do. With the bright lights and crazy parties and events that this industry has, many people think that all actors and actresses are serious party goers. Of course, drinking alcohol is the main ingredient in the success of these parties.
Well, you will be surprised to know that there are some actors who do not drink alcohol. Want to know who these unique people are? Here is a list for you:
27. Matthew Perry
Known as the Chandler Bing in the popular sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S., you may think that Matthew Perry is the type of person who likes to drink and have fun all the time. That may be true before. In fact, he has known to be involved in Vicodin addiction. However, he has never touched a whiskey bottle (or any alcoholic bottle for that matter) ever since he got out of rehab.
26. Russell Brand
Russell Brand seems like the life of the party. This is why you will be surprised to find out that he has been sober for over 13 years already. He just proves that you do not need an alcohol in hand just to have a great time!
25. Joe Manganiello
In his early 20’s, Manganiello struggled with serious alcohol issues. It was so serious that it almost ruined his career. When he realized how much it is getting in the way of his success, he decided to sober up and he has been sober ever since.
24. Jennifer Hudson
For someone in Hollywood, Jennifer lead a very safe yet exciting life. According to her, she has never tried drugs or had any drink all her life. It just shows that you do not need to have a drink just to have fun.
23. Kelly Osbourne
Alcohol and drugs affected Kelly’s life so much. She was addicted to it that she has been in and out of rehab. When her addiction brought about suicidal thoughts, she decided to quit and has lead a sober life since then.
22. Tobey Maguire
During his teen years, the Spiderman actor ha suffered from serious alcohol addiction. after going to rehab, he has been sober since he was 19. After all, how can he climb buildings when there is alcohol in his system?
21. Colin Farrell
Colin is known to be a serious party goer. However, that was all in the past. He has stopped drinking eight years ago and according to him, he never missed it.
20. Eva Mendes
In 2008, Eva has been to rehab due to alcohol addiction. Since then, she has decided to live a life of soberity. Seven years and counting!
19. Robert Downey Jr.
Before he became the Iron Man, Robert has been in and out of rehab centers from 1996 to 2001. In fact, he even had some jail stints. However, he has been sober for over a decade now.
If you have remembered, Eminem took a hiatus form his music career. This is due to his problem with drugs. When he got back on track, he decided to abstain from drugs and also, alcohol.
17. Ben Affleck
Back when he was just a teenager, Ben really loves to party. In 2000, he checked into rehab and he was sober since then. He sees being sober as part of stepping up to his responsibilities.
16. Martin Sheen
Marin Sheen has been in and out of rehab for the longest time. His life turned for the better during the 1980’s. This changed was brought about by his renewal to the Catholic faith.
15. Natalie Portman
We have always believed that Natalie Portman is a goody two shoes. That is why it is not surprising when she revealed that she has never smoked, drank or did drugs.
14. Bradley Cooper
At the age of 29, Bradley Cooper decided to live an alcohol-free life. He made this decision when he saw that alcohol can put a dent on his career. Funny thing is, he git his first major movie role for “The Hangover”.
13. Christina Ricci
According to her, she had a drinking spree during her late teenager years. As she grows older, she just sees drinking to be a destructive habit.
12. Blake Lively
In Gossip Girl, Serena Van Der Woodsen looooves to drink. In real life, she has never ever drank. She even added that she has no plans of doing it in the future too.
11. Ewan McGregor
He once had a love relationship with alcohol. However, he no longer feels as if drinking has to be a part of his life. You go, Ewan!
10. Jennifer Lopez
The main reason why J.Lo does not drink is because of vanity. She feels as if drinking is bad for the skin. However, she admits to taking a little sip during celebratory toasts.
9. Rob Lowe
Rob struggled with alcohol and substance addiction and got into rehab during the 90’s. After that, he decided to quit drinking. He is now on his two decades of sobriety.
8. Tyra Banks
When you look at Tyra Banks, she seems as if she parties hard all night. Truth is, Tyra is one of those people who doesn’t drink. In fact, she claims that she only had a sip of alcohol when he was 12 years old.
7. Kristin Davis
Known as Charlotte in the popular Sex and The City series, it is hard to imagine Kristin Davis to be an alcoholic. According to her, she once was. Now, she tries to avoid temptation at all costs.
6. Kim Cattrall
When you look at Kim Catrall as Samantha in SATC, it is very easy to accept that she had some problems drinking. Truth is, she never drinks. According to her, drinking gives her a headache.
5. Keith Urban
He was once an alcoholic but it all changed when she got married to Nicole Kidman. According to him, it is his family that stops him from going back to his old life. He has been sober since 2011.
4. Edie Falco
You may know her for playing the role of a drug addict in It’s Showtime’s “Nurse Jackie”. This is why you will be surprised to know that she doesn’t drink. Truth is, she has never touched an alcoholic drink for over twenty years.
3. Kat Von D
As a tattoo artist, many people expect Kat Von to be a party girl. Well, she was for quite a few years but he decided to sober up when it started affecting her work ethic. She has not touched any drink since 2007.
2. Tim McGraw
Before, Tim likes to drink and party. However, he made the personal decision to stop when he realized that drinking is already affecting his relationships. He said he did it or his daughter and he is happy with his decision.
1. Kim Kardashian
We know the Kardashians to be notorius drinkers but Kim is not one of them. According to her, she doesn’t like the taste of alcohol. In addition to that, she sees overdrinking as being irresponsible.
Majority if the people in these list have abused alcohol and drugs too much before they realize how bad their life has become. Let us all learn from these people who were brave enough to turn their backs to their addiction.