Shocking facts about celebrities that will surprise you

Not one, but TWO celebrities say they slept with a ghost.

Celebrities are just like us! Except that really, they don’t look like us at all. Even the most boring, normal, straight-looking celebrities actually have some pretty interesting skeletons in their closets. Here are some facts that are sure to change the way you view these stars.


Matthew Perry lost part of his middle finger as a child.

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He was slammed into a car door when he was 3 years old.


Elvis Presley was actually a natural blonde.

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He started using black shoe polish to darken his hair, as he thought it made him look better.


Channing Tatum can see Ricky Martin’s “She Bangs” music video.

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He plays a bartender and he got paid $400 for five days of work.


Denzel Washington has a permanently wobbly little finger.

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The actor has dislocated his little finger so badly that his finger sometimes falls out of place when he moves his hand.


Tim Allen was arrested for possession of cocaine and served two years in prison.

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In 1978 he was caught with 1.4 pounds of cocaine during an undercover operation. He faced life imprisonment, but reported other drug dealers in exchange for a lighter sentence.


Dennis Rodman has 28 siblings on his father’s side.

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The basketball star actually once said he had 46 siblings, but his dad – who goes by the name Philander – came out and said he only had 29 kids.


Kesha claims she once had sex with a ghost.

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She told Ryan Seacrest it was the subject of his song “Supernatural.” “I lived in this flop house in Rural Canyon and there was this weird energy that lived there, and it was keeping me up at night and waking me up. And it evolved into this dark, sexual spirit. It scared me , but that’s part of the fun.”


And Lucy Liu too.

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“Some kind of spirit came down from God knows where and made love to me,” she says. mentioned in an interview with US Weekly. “It was pure bliss. I felt it all. I climaxed. And then it was gone. It was almost like what could have happened to Mary.”


Eva Mendes always wanted to be a nun when she was growing up.

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But then she gave up on the dream when she found out they weren’t making any money.


James Lipton worked as a pimp in Paris in the 1950s.

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A host of Inside the Actors Studio ran a brothel just after the war. He says he represented the women as an agent and took part of their salary. “That’s how I lived. I was going through my rites of passage, there’s no doubt about it. It was a great year of my life,” he told Parade..


Leighton Meester’s mother was in prison when the actor was born.

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She was arrested for attempting to smuggle marijuana from Jamaica to the United States through a drug ring. Leighton spent the first few months of her life in a halfway house, then lived with her paternal grandparents.


Whitney Houston was a producer on The Diary of a Princess.

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She owned Brownhouse Productions, a company that also produced 1997 films Cinderella with Brandy, and the two cheetah girls movies.


Nicole Kidman has a butterfly phobia.

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It’s called lepidopterophobia, and she’s had it since she was a child. “I jump out of planes, I might get covered in cockroaches, I do all kinds of things, but I just don’t like the feel of butterfly bodies,” she once reportedly said in an interview.


When she was 22, Angelina Jolie tried to hire a hitman to kill her, but he convinced her to stay alive.

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“With suicide comes all the guilt of people around you thinking they could have done something,” Jolie told IMDb. “With someone being murdered, no one takes any sort of culpable responsibility.”

“He was a pretty decent person and he asked me if I could think about it and call him back in two months,” she explained in an interview with Face. “Something changed in my life and I thought I would hold on.”


Charlie Sheen accidentally shot his then-fiancée, Kelly Preston.

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She had to get stitches in her arm, and there are conflicting reports of what happened. In a now-deleted 2011 TMZ video, Kelly said he accidentally shot her, but in 2016 Charlie said she killed herself.

“She explained to me that when she lifted my pants off the scale in the bathroom…the little gun I was carrying…it fell out of the back pocket of the jeans and hit the floor and shot between his legs,” he said. “So she was hit by shrapnel from the toilet bowl.”


Bill Murray was arrested for transporting 10 pounds of marijuana when he was 20 years old.

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It’s also his fault he got caught. While at an airport, he jokingly told another passenger that his suitcase contained bombs. A counter employee overheard and called US Marshals, who found two 10-pound bricks of marijuana in his bag. He was sentenced to five years probation.


Harry Styles has four nipples – sort of.

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This is called polythelia, and it’s not as rare as you might think.


Jennifer Aniston turned down the offer to be a cast member on Saturday Night Live.

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Just before Friends, Jennifer met the show’s creator, Lorne Michaels. “I was so young and stupid and I walked into Lorne’s office and I was like, ‘I heard women are disrespected on this show,'” she told Hollywood Postpone. “I can’t remember exactly what I said next, but it was something like, ‘I’d rather it be like the days of Gilda Radner and Jane Curtin.’ I mean, it was such a boys’ club back then, but who was I to say that to Lorne Michaels?!”


Ashton Kutcher’s real first name is Christopher.


Ryan Cabrera has a tattoo of Ryan Gosling’s face on his leg.

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“[My friends] likes to play a game called tattoo roulette,” he told the Las Vegas Review-Journal. “We blindfold each other. ‘You have to choose a tattoo for me, and I can choose a tattoo for you. And you can’t see it until they’re both done. “”


And Stephen Baldwin has a Hannah Montana tattoo.

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His daughter was a huge fan of the show and Miley told him that if he got the initials HM tattooed he could make an appearance. But that never happened and he says he regrets it now.


Fran Drescher thinks aliens abducted her and implanted a chip in her hand.

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Her ex-husband had the exact same thing happen to her, and Fran told the Huffington Post that’s why they got together. “I think somehow we were programmed to meet. We both have this scar. It’s the exact same scar in the same place.”


Benedict Cumberbatch was kidnapped in South Africa in 2005.

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He was driving with friends at night when their tire burst and they pulled over on the side of the road. They were ambushed by armed men. “I was then put in the trunk of the car, and at some point my shoelaces were tied to my wrists,” he told Marc Maron. “They finally left us alone once we gave them cards and money. But because you had to take the card to an ATM, it took two and a half hours.”


Geena Davis nearly made the US Olympic archery team in 1999, after starting the sport in her 40s.

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She was ranked the 13th best player in the United States.


Bryan Cranston was once a suspect in a giant murder investigation.

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He drove around the United States with his brother in the 70s, doing odd jobs. For a time, Bryan worked at a restaurant in Florida, where he hated the chef and talked a bit about it: He and the other staff joked about what it would be like to kill him. Well, this leader died at the exact same time that Bryan and his brother left town, leading the police to consider them suspects and follow them to the Carolinas.


Nicolas Cage outbid Leo DiCaprio for a Mongolian dinosaur skull.

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He paid $276,000 for it.


And finally, Rob Lowe believes he met Bigfoot.

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“We had an amazing encounter with what the locals call the Wood Monkey, which is found in the Ozark Mountains,” he told Entertainment Weekly. “I’m fully aware that I look like a Hollywood lunatic right now.”

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