In 2017, actor Patrick Stewart announced he smokes weed everyday. No, really!
Stewart made the announcement to support a new initiative by Oxford University to research medical marijuana. Stewart, who suffers from arthritis, said he uses it to deal with his pain. He hoped by admitting he used weed for pain management, it would erase the “prejudice, fear, and ignorance” associated with cannabis research.
Snoop Dogg is extremely outspoken about his love of weed and he has been known to light up on stage. He has said, “So what if I’m smokin’ weed onstage and doing what I gotta do? It’s not me shooting nobody, stabbing nobody, killing nobody. It’s a peaceful gesture and they have to respect that and appreciate that.”
In 2009, Megan Fox told GQ, “I hope they legalize [marijuana] and when they do, I’ll be the first f**king person in line to buy my pack of joints.”
Paris Hilton was questioned for smoking marijuana in South Africa in 2010.
was spotted smoking weed while on vacation in Hawaii back in 2012.
Cameron Diaz told George Lopez that she probably bought weed from her high school classmate Snoop Dogg. “We went to high school together. He was a year older than me… I remember
him, he was very tall and skinny, he wore lots of ponytails… I’m pretty sure I bought weed from him.”
Madonna has been very vocal about smoking weed in the past.
told Bill Maher that he was an “artist” at rolling joints, but he gave up weed when he became a father. “I’m a dad now. You want to be alert and my eyes used to glaze over when I did that,” Pitt explained.
Lady Gaga told “60 Minutes,” “I drink a lot of whiskey and I smoke weed when I write. I don’t do it a lot, because it’s not good for my voice. I don’t want to encourage kids to do drugs, but when you ask me about the sociology of fame and what artists do wrong; what artists do wrong is they lie… and I don’t lie. I’m not a liar.”
Justin Bieber was spotted smoking weed in a hotel room back in 2013.
Johnny Depp has said that he did every drug available by the time he was 14, but he has been sober for two years.
On “Watch What Happens: Live,” Oprah Winfrey admitted that she smoked weed back in 1982.
President Barack Obama was quite candid about his drug use in his book The Audacity of Hope.
George Clooney has said, “I didn’t live my life in the right way for politics, you know I fu**ed too many chicks and did too many drugs, and that’s the truth… I drank the bong water.”
has said, “I’ve tried drugs. I do like weed. I have a different outlook on marijuana than America
does. I think America
’s view on weed is ridiculous. If everyone smoked weed, the world would be a better place.”
Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr. has been sober for many years, but he’s said that he first smoked weed when he was only eight years old.
thinks that marijuana should be legal. He said, “It would cut the crime rate in half. All the stoners I know are too paranoid to do anything stupid.”
has made references to smoking weed in several of his songs.
Former President Bill Clinton has admitted to smoking pot. “When I was in England, I experimented with marijuana a time or two, and I didn’t like it, and I didn’t inhale, and I never tried again,” he said.
Matthew McConaughey was arrested in 1999 when he was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after a neighbor called police with a noise complaint. When the cops arrived at McConaughey’s house, they found him dancing and playing the bongos completely naked.
George W. Bush
Former President George W. Bush refrained from speaking about his past marijuana use stating, “I wouldn’t answer the marijuana question. You know why? ‘Cause I don’t want some little kid doing what I tried.”
Nicole Richie has stated that she started smoking weed at age 13. But she didn’t buy one of these sweet vapes
until she was older and cooler.
“The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart has said, “Do you know how many movies I wrote when I was high?”
David Letterman has spoke of experimenting with pot in the past saying, “I went through one period when I smoked a surprising, a really breath-taking, amount of grass almost every night. One night I smoked down a big joint and then went downstairs and ate two pints of Haagen-Dazs ice cream and then went back to bed. An hour later I woke up and thought my heart had stopped. And the next day I went to a cardiologist and he said ‘Well, no, it didn’t stop. Everything’s fine.’ And that was the end of my pot experiences.”
Comedian Sarah Silverman has stated that pot should be a treat, not a career.
Russell Brand has been very outspoken about his past drug use. In his book My Booky Wook, he states, “We all need something to help us unwind at the end of the day. You might have a glass of wine, or a joint, or a big delicious blob of heroin to silence your silly brainbox of its witterings but there has to be some form of punctuation, or life just seems utterly relentless.”