From Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio to Taylor Swift, Beyoncé and more, discover the unexpected and relatable hobbies of celebrities, showcasing a side beyond the glamor we usually see.
It’s ridiculously easy to overlook the fact that celebrities, those larger-than-life figures, have hobbies and interests beyond the glamorous world we see them in.
But as it turns out, many of them are just as quirky and relatable as the rest of us—maybe even more so.
Take Julia Roberts, for example. Yes, she’s an iconic actress, but did you know, as reported by SheKnows, that she’s also a knitting sensation?
It’s not every day you associate Hollywood stars with yarn and needles, but here we are.
The question arises: with all the resources at their disposal, what do celebrities do in their downtime?
So, let’s dive into the unexpected and discover the fascinating, peculiar, and oddly heartwarming hobbies of some of our favorite stars.
Beyoncé: The Beekeeper
In a surprising revelation during an interview with British Vogue, the 42-year-old music powerhouse confessed to having not one but two beehives. Yes, real ones.
Beyoncé, who aptly calls her fanbase “The Beyhive,” clarified that her foray into beekeeping was motivated by her children’s allergies.
“I started the beehives because my daughters, Blue and Rumi, both have terrible allergies, and honey has countless healing properties,” she explained.
Who knew Queen Bey was also the Queen Beekeeper?
Nicole Kidman: Skydiving Extraordinaire
Turns out, Nicole Kidman isn’t just an award-winning actress; she’s also an adrenaline junkie with a skydiving license.
In an interview with azcentral, she enthusiastically declared skydiving as the closest thing to flying. It seems Kidman is not only soaring high on the silver screen but also in the open skies.
Paris Hilton: Frog Hunter
Paris Hilton, known for her glamorous lifestyle, threw everyone for a loop when she revealed her unique hobbies.
In an interview with The Sun, Hilton admitted to a rather peculiar pastime—frog hunting. But fear not, no amphibians were harmed; she catches and releases them.
Brad Pitt: Sculpting Nights with Leonardo DiCaprio
Brad Pitt’s artistic side goes beyond the silver screen.
According to Far Out, Pitt and his friend Leonardo DiCaprio spend their “guy’s nights” crafting sculptures well into the early morning hours.
During the lockdown, Pitt told Entertainment Tonight, “What do we do with ourselves? What do we do with our hands? What do we do with our lives?” The answer, it seems, was arts and crafts, with pottery-making and sculpting becoming their chosen pastime.
Taylor Swift: Snow Globe Artisan
Taylor Swift, known for her musical prowess and lyrical genius, has a hobby that’s as enchanting as her songs.
As per MTV, Swift enjoys making snow globes with her friends. A peek at her Instagram reveals a picture captioned, “Christmas in a jar, with glitter.” Because, really, what better way to celebrate the holidays than with a touch of Swift’s creativity?
In the world of celebrities, where glitz and glamor usually take center stage, it’s refreshing to uncover the unexpected hobbies that make these stars more relatable and, dare we say, just like us—quirks and all.
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