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Actor Brad Pitt calls himself a vegetarian. (Dec. (Credit: AP)

Actor Brad Pitt calls himself a vegetarian. (Dec. 5, 2011)

Celebrity vegetarians and vegans

These celebrities are well-known for embracing a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle.

Actress and singer, Lea Michele says she fluctuates
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Actress and singer, Lea Michele says she fluctuates between being a vegan and a vegetarian (Nov. 7, 2011)

Singer-songwriter, dancer, actor and recent vegan celebrity, Ne-Yo
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Singer-songwriter, dancer, actor and recent vegan celebrity, Ne-Yo said he made his New Year's resolution to give up meat and dairy. (July 14, 2012)

Former Golden Girl Betty White is an animal
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Former Golden Girl Betty White is an animal activist and a vegan, she says. (Feb. 19, 2012)

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Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons calls himselfs a vegan.
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Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons calls himselfs a vegan. (March 28, 2012)

Vegan Actress Jessica Chastain was named one of
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Vegan Actress Jessica Chastain was named one of PETA's sexiest vegetarian celebrities of 2012. (Feb. 24, 2013)

Actor Brad Pitt calls himself a vegetarian. (Dec.
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Actor Brad Pitt calls himself a vegetarian. (Dec. 5, 2011)

Singer-songwriter, Carrie Underwood says she made the switch
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Singer-songwriter, Carrie Underwood says she made the switch from being a vegetarian to a vegan. (Dec. 10, 2012)

Former Beatle Paul McCartney is a long-time vegetarian.
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Former Beatle Paul McCartney is a long-time vegetarian. (Oct. 9, 2011)

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Actress Olivia Wilde says she is a vegan.
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Actress Olivia Wilde says she is a vegan. (Feb. 9, 2013)

Comedian Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia
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Comedian Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi, both say they are vegans. (Jan. 10, 2012)

Anthony Kiedis of Red Hot Chili Peppers was
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Anthony Kiedis of Red Hot Chili Peppers was known as the world's sexiest male vegan by PETA. (April 14, 2012)

Actress Kristen Bell says she is a vegan.
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Actress Kristen Bell says she is a vegan. (July 26, 2012)

Actor and producer Tobey Maguire was a long-time
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Actor and producer Tobey Maguire was a long-time vegetarian until he became vegan in 2009. (Nov. 28, 2011)

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Actress Pamela Anderson says she is a vegan.
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Actress Pamela Anderson says she is a vegan. (June 14, 2007)

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson says he
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Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson says he became a vegan to improve his health. (April 11, 2013)

Actress Natalie Portman is a vegan, but says
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Actress Natalie Portman is a vegan, but says she resorted back to vegetarianism when she became pregnant. (July 25, 2010)

English comedian, actor and author, Russell Brand says
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English comedian, actor and author, Russell Brand says he was a long-time vegetarian who became a vegan in 2011. (June 3, 2012)

Former President Bill Clinton embraced a plant-based diet
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Former President Bill Clinton embraced a plant-based diet and became a vegan to improve his health. (Feb. 7, 2013)

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