Before getting a celebrity tag and reaching the pinnacle of their careers, celebrities had to sacrifice to make the ends meet, from living a healthy life to meeting the requirements of this huge entertainment industry. And today, they live a lavish life and can have access to anything, including illegal substances. Yes, we are talking about drugs and all the illegal habits they get addicted to. From Hollywood parties to award ceremonies, getting access to illegal substances in much easier. It’s not a new thing in the celebrity culture and in order to be like them, most of the people follow the same habits. Today, we bring you ten celebrities who openly use illegal substances.
Angelina Jolie earlier talked about her emotional and physical struggle with self-destructive feelings she had been through during her young adult days.
“I went through heavy, darker times and I survived them. I didn’t die young, so I’m very lucky. There are other artists and people who didn’t survive certain things,” she said in a report filed by Michaels House.
“I knew little about the world and I was completely self-absorbed. I used to think I was unstable because I had this thirst for something,” she added.
Rihanna never hides away from admitting her habit of smoking weed. Moreover, she has publicised about smoking weed.
“I’m posting pictures of myself smoking pot, to tell the truth about myself,” she claimed in a report filed by Arogundade.
“I’ve got so much to think about, why to bring all this extra s**t by being dishonest?” she added.
3. Sarah Silverman
Before accepting an award at the 2014 Emmy Awards, Sarah Silverman brought an e-cigarette to the show filled with marijuana. She loves liquid pots.
“I have very few vivid memories because I smoke a lot of pot. Only when all work is done and just a puff or two as a treat. I never smoke pot, like if I were going to come here. But I have found if I smoke a little pot before I play basketball I become amazing and I hear myself saying things like ‘not on my watch’ a lot,” she said in a report filed by Celebstoner.
4. Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey is one of the stoner celebrities who do not care about what people think about his weed smoking habit. Moreover, he played a role of stoner in 1993 movie Dazed & Confused. In 1999, he was arrested for possessing marijuana with Cole Hauser.
“[It] was really enjoyable until I looked up and saw someone in the house who I knew I hadn’t invited,” he said in a report filed by Celebstoner.
“[Things became] less enjoyable when he [the police officer] was tryin’ to pin me to the ground and I was fightin’ back. It sucked when I was goin’ to the jail, and once I got in jail it became enjoyable again because there were some real fun cellmates. We were singin’ songs,” he added.
5. Cameroon Diaz
Cameroon Diaz is a stoner and she has openly shared her stories about her weed-smoking habits. Moreover, once she was caught smoking weed with Drew Barrymore at a beach in Hawaii.
“It took two hours to get (to the beach) on the bus. You stayed all day, ate corn dogs. We had only $2 for a joint, ” she said when she attended Long Beach Polytechnic High.
6. Jennifer Aniston
Well, most of us is a huge fan of the all-time favorite sitcom, Friends. And those who are the hardcore fans know who Rachel Greene is. Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt earlier admitted that they spent their seven-year relationship smoking weed together.
“I enjoy it once in a while,” she said to Rolling Stone magazine.
“There is nothing wrong with that. Everything in moderation. I wouldn’t call myself a pot-head,” she added.
7. Kate Moss
In 2009, Kate Moss and Lilly Allen were spotted partying and holding a joint in St Tropez. For that, Kate was questioned over her parenting habits for smoking in front of her six-year old daughter.
“Kate Moss is setting an appalling example, especially to her daughter but also to her fans.There have been so many allegations of drug use against her that I just can’t understand why she is not prosecuted. It’s pathetic,” she said in a report filed by Dailymail.
“Celebrities just seem to get away with anything. She knows she has a responsibility yet the message she is sending out is outrageous,” she added.
8. Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga is one of the popular singers in the world. She is known for her bizarre fashion style and high-energy performances. She opened up about her habit of smoking weed in an interview.
“I was smoking 15 joints a day. No tobacco. A day,” said in a report filed by U.K.’s Attitude magazine.
“It was a habit that eventually occurred when the pain got so bad with the hip. I was just numbing, numbing, numbing myself and then sleeping it off and then getting on stage, killing it in pain, then getting off and smoking, smoking, smoking, not knowing what the pain was,” she added.
9. Miley Cyrus
During an interview with Jimmy Fallon, the Hanna Montana star opened about her habit of smoking weed and why she quit.
“I stopped smoking because, to sit here and to talk about what I’m doing, I wanted to be really clear,” she said during an interview with Fallon.
“Because I’m actually the most passionate about what I’m doing with this record than I’ve been — I say this every time — but I loved making this record so, so much. This record, for me, at this moment, is the most important album that I’ve ever made. So I wanted to make sure I’m super clear about the way I’m talking,” she added.
10. Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey is one of the most successful celebrities in the Hollywood industry. After being sexually abused by her older cousin for years, she started smoking drugs when she was 20. During an interview with Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live, she said the last time she smoked weed was in 1982.