British singer, songwriter, and actress Leona Lewis has been a vegetarian since she was 12-years old. Now 28, Lewis remains as dedicated as ever to her meat-free diet and animal-friendly lifestyle. She is a supporter of theWorld Society for the Protection of Animals, the Hopefield Animal Sanctuary, and of course the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a.k.a. PETA. Lewis was honored several times by PETA as their Person of the Year and Sexiest vegetarian in 2008 and Europe’s sexiest vegetarian in 2009. Photo credit: s_buckley / Shutterstock.com
Aside from the debate as to what diet is best, a vegetarian diet is undoubtedly an effective means to staying fit and trim and has been embraced by many stars of stage and screen. Here are 10 celebrity vegetarians.