Celebrity’s Weird Hobbies

A hobby an activity or interest captured for pleasure or relaxation and not as a career or main job, while an individual collecting weird items as an activity and interest, and make it as a main occupation is called hobbyist. A gamer is an individual who played wargames role in playing games, and since the video game became popular and viral, the term changed to video games players. Some do not considered to be called “gamers” but as casual gamer (video game player type who play video games according to their time and interest and limited comparing to hardcore gamer). A gamer or usually called old-school gaming prefer collecting and play retro games or arcade games, older video games. A female who regularly play video games is called girl gamer, while some group of gamers identifying themselves as LGBT or gay, lesbian, transgender and bisexual are called Gaymer or gay gamer and are commonly active in video games interests, an Avatar, username, alias, gamer tag, game name, screen name or usually pseudonym names adopted by any video gamer used as identification in the gaming community they join. Using “user names” with online multiplayer is most accepted or at any electronic sports formal meeting of members online gaming.

1)   Mila Kunis
Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis

World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft

Super Monkey Ball

Super Monkey Ball

American actress and voice artist Milena Markovna Kunis best known for her screen name as Mila Kunis, has a passion for World of Warcraft and as a result, Kunis has received gamer fan’s community much attention.Kunis has not revealed what server she is in but says she is with her close friends in the Alliance. In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel in 2008, Kunis quoted that she had not used voice chat in the game since another player recognized her voice, but considered herself as a computer nerd, and Kunis does not have a Myspace, Facebook or Twitter account. Kunis as a huge video game nerd, and a fanatic WoW fan, but was forced to quit as a gamer because of her career. Kunis is more into Call of Duty and Facebook gaming nowadays, and also a big fan of party games, such as Mario Party and Super Monkey Ball.

2)  Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman

Judea silver coins or Yehud coinage

Judea silver coins or Yehud coinage

Nintendo Entertainment System or NES-Console-Set

Nintendo Entertainment System or NES-Console-Set

Nicole Kidman collects ancient coins of Judea. She also loves playing Nintendo.
3)  Andy Murray
Andy Murray

Andy Murray

Moder War 2 screenshot

Modern War 2 screenshot

Tennis (video game)

Tennis (video game)

The 26th year old Andrew Barron “Andy” Murray best known as Andy Murray, one of the greatest tennis players of all time, and loves to play video games during his spare time, and addicted to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, and plays tennis video games in a PlayStation 3 regularly.
4)   Aisha Tyler
AishaTyler

AishaTyler

Halo series, First official screenshot

Halo series, First official screenshot

Halo 4 box artwork

Halo 4 box artwork

Aisha N. Tyler 42 year old American actress, stand-up comedian and author, best known for her role in the first season of Ghost Whisperer playing the role as Andrea Marino and as  Lana Kane‘s voice artist in Archer, as well as appearing often in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. In 1992,Tyler married attorney Jeff Tietjens. Tyler and husband, Tietjens are avid fans of beer and both are home brewers or beer maker. According to  Tyler, she stop the home brewing due to lack of time, unlike her younger days, although, she wishes she could find time to do home brewing again. Tyler also loves cooking, and one of her favorite activities, is to go to a gourmet restaurant and order a meal and try to copy and cook the cuisine she had tried in her home kitchen. In spite of busy schedules, Tyler is an avid gamer  with her favorite game Halo series, and was even a Halo: Reach voice actress. Several gamer complained about Tyler’s choice in E3 Ubisoft’s press conference in 2012, as the spokeswoman, but she replied angrily identifying herself as a hardcore gamer.

5)  Robin Williams
Robin Williams

Robin Williams

Princess Zelda, The Legend of Zelda character

Princess Zelda, The Legend of Zelda character

pen-and-paper role playing game

pen-and-paper role playing game

Final Fight (flyer)

Final Fight (flyer)

Robin McLaurin Williams best known as Robin Williams, actor, voice actor, and stand-up comedian, and a video game enthusiast, to a point of naming his two children after his favorite game characters. Williams named his daughter after the action=adventure game series, The Legend of Zelda‘s main character, Princess Zelda, and both was featured in the Nintendo 3DS The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time remake ads. His son may be named after the Final Fight beat ’em up game character, Cody. Robin Williams also loves playing games pen-and-paper role and online video games, such as Warcraft 3, Day of Defeat, Half-Life and as a sniper in the Battlefield 2 first-person shooter recently. Williams was also a fan of the role-playing video games Wizardry series. Williams was also one of several celebrities to participate in the  Dungeons & Dragons promotional event role playing game in Worldwide Dungeons & Dragons Game Day, a game played in over 40 countries. He is also a fan of professional road cycling, and has been a regular on the US Postal and Discovery Channel Pro Cycling team bus and hotels during the Lance Armstrong’s years dominating the Tour de France. Robin Williams owns more than 50 bicycles.
6)   Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba

Pac-Man games

Pac-Man games

Nintendo- Super Mario Bros

Nintendo- Super Mario Bros

The Wii console with Wii remote

The Wii console with Wii remote

Jessica Marie Alba, 32 year old television and film actress and model. Alba grew up playing Super Mario Bros and Pac-Man, and one of the celebrities who have weird hobbies and loves playing video games during her spare time, and her favorite games are Wii Sports and Wii Fit. 
7)  Daniel Craig
Daniel Craig

Daniel Craig

GTA2 Box art

GTA2 Box art

James Bond 007 Blood Stone

James Bond 007 Blood Stone

The 45 year-old English actor, best known for playing 2006’s British secret agent James Bond Daniel Wroughton Craig. Craig lent his voice and likeness as James Bond for both the GoldenEye 007, Wii game a 1997 game enhanced remake for the Nintendo 64, and James Bond 007: Blood stone, an original game for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo DS, and Microsoft Windows.Craig revealed that during his spare time he loves playing video games, trying to hide it away from his girlfriend. According to Craig, his favorites are Grand Theft Auto and Halo. 

8)  Megan Fox
Megan Fox, 27

Megan Fox, 27

Color Me Mine pottery in Illinois (image credit: find.mapmuse.com)

Color Me Mine pottery in Illinois (image credit: find.mapmuse.com)

Halo: Reach box art

Halo: Reach box art

Megan Fox revealed that she seldom socialize, do not drink , and prefer to stay home, and play backgammon computer, and sometimes, Fox go to design pottery with Color Me Mine. Fox also has shortness of the fingers and toes known as brachydactyly, and has been open about her Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) an anxiety disorder, insecurities and self-harming, and revealed that she has low self-esteem.  Megan Fox is a fan of comic books, anime and video games, and she is a gamer,
and admitted that she is addicted to Halo: Reach at one point Xbox Live gamer tag.
9)  Janina Gavankar
Janina  Gavankar, age 32

Janina Gavankar, age 32

Assassin's Creed video game

Assassin’s Creed video game

Portal 2 video game cover

Portal 2 video game cover

The American half-Indian and half-Dutch actress and musician, trained pianist, vocalist and orchestra percussionist, Janina Zione Gavankar, a regular star in HBO’s True Blood playing the role as Luna Garza, a public school teacher and shapeshifter, and was romantically linked with one of the main characters of True Blood character. She also admitted that she is a gamer, and became a co-host in G4 TV’s Attack of the Show!, Epileptic Gaming’s Up All Night, and helped review the Burnout Racing 5th game video game series and 7th overall, Rock Band, Burnout Paradise, and a 3rd-person shooter video game character in Army of Two by Electronic Arts for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. Gavankar is addicted to Assassin’s Creed and Portal 2 (a first person puzzle platform video game) and this geeky girl took part in the 2012 E3 video game conference.
10)  Vin Diesel
Vin Diesel, age 45

Vin Diesel, age 45

American actor, producer, screenwriter and director Vin Diesel born Mark Sinclair or Mark Sinclair Vincent, who became popular during the late 1990s and became best known for appearing in many successful Hollywood movies such as Saving Private Ryan in 1998, Fast Five in 2011 and Fast & Furious series (from 2001 to 2014 (Fast & Furious 7) as Dominic Toretto. Vin Diesel is also the founder of the One Race Films, Tigon Studios (was created as his own video game studio) and Racetrack Records production companies. Diesel, known for his toughest character in the movies, but also the geekiest actor in Hollywood, that has been playing Dungeons & Dragons (abbreviated as D&D , a traditional war gaming and assigns each player a specific character, to portray instead of a military formation, a fantasy, (RPG) role-playing game designed originally by Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson) for over 20 years,and wrote the foreword for the 30 Years of Adventure: A Celebration of Dungeons & Dragons commemorative book. In the dragon Magazine 30th anniversary issue, it was written and revealed that Vin Diesel had a fake tattoo of Melkor, on his stomach his  character’s name, while filming xXx.
11)  Matthew Perry
Matthew  Perry, age 43

Matthew Perry, age 43

Fallout 3 , V.A.T.S. (Vault-Tec Assisted Targeting System)

Fallout 3 , V.A.T.S. (Vault-Tec Assisted Targeting System)

Fallout New Vegas gameplay

Fallout New Vegas gameplay

 American-Canadian actor and comedian Matthew Langford Perry, expanded his resume in 2010 to include both video games and voice-over work when he used his voice for the character of Benny (leader of one of the casinos in New Vegas, who steals the package, shoots the player in the head, and leaves the body in a shallow grave) in role-playing game Fallout: New Vegas. Perry became addicted to games since 2009, when he first played Fallout 3 while preparing for the role as Benny. His addiction to games led him to see his doctor about pain in his thumbs.
12)   Leonardo Dicaprio
Leonardo  DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

Star Wars collections (image credit: www.doobybrain.com)

Star Wars collections (image credit: www.doobybrain.com)

American actor and film producer Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio, a blockbuster leading man, has a weird hobbies of collecting Star Wars characters figurines. The He-man figure DiCaprio, loves collecting plastic of  Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill Star Wars characters.
13)  Beyonce
Beyoncé Knowles

Beyoncé Knowles

Connect Four game play

Connect Four game play

Style Savvy Cover art

Style Savvy Cover art

American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress  Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, is a serious classic gamer especially to 1974 classic Milton Bradley game, and she once defeated Kanye West in 2008 in Connect Four domination in nine consecutive games. Beyonce appeared in a TV commercial in March 2009 for the Rhythm Heaven – Nintendo DS game. Beyonce appeared in two television commercials for video game Style Savvy, for the Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi, where her House of Deréon clothing line Five Designs were available for download in the game.
14)   Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks, age 56

Tom Hanks, age 56

Corona typewriter vintage

Corona typewriter vintage

1934 Corona Typewriter (image credit: www.vendio.com)

1934 Corona Typewriter (image credit: www.vendio.com)

American actor, producer, writer, and director, Thomas Jeffrey “Tom” Hanks,  films have earned over $ 4.2 billion as box office in United States only as of 2012, and over $8.5 billion worldwide making him the highest all-time box office star. Hanks’ passion for collecting vintage typewriters displayed at his Playtone office with other classic memorabilia, and he is best known for his 1940’s typewriter collections. Hanks travel around thw world to search for more unique and weird memorabilia collections.
15)  Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie's Tattoo

Angelina Jolie’s Tattoo

Ek daggers

Ek daggers

Dagger horse head Louvre

Dagger horse head Louvre

People watching at a train station

People watching at a train station

Angelina Jolie, born Angelina Jolie Voight as a young teen until her early twenties, she suffered episodes of suicidal depression. She was commonly teased and bullied by other children and felt isolated at Beverly Hills High School, specially children belonging to affluent families because of her extremely thin stature with braces and eyeglasses. Jolie found it very difficult to connect with other people emotionally, leading her to self-harming. She then started collecting knives at the age of 12 and cut herself as a ritual to feel the pain and feeling of releasing her emotional stress. Jolie revealed that she is collecting daggers for Maddox, and even showed her skills in using butterfly knife on national TV. Angelina Jolie gained media attention for her notable lips and fourteen tattoos, and among these tattoos is a Latin proverb ” quod me nutrit me destruit” which means ‘what nourishes me destroys me’,  “A prayer for the wild at heart, kept in cages,” the  Tennessee Williams quote two designs of sak yant  that features a prayer of protection and a tiger with twelve-inch-by-eight-inch, and set of seven geographical places indicating the birthplaces of her children and Brad Pitt, her partner. Jolie holds a private pilot license and owns a single-engine aircraft Cirrus SR22. Aside from her passion of collecting knives and tattoos, she have a weird hobby of watching people on the street, and even took a ride on a train just tow watch other people, just like Simon Cowell, who loves people watching.
16)  Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt and Frank Pollaro metal arts furniture

Brad Pitt and Frank Pollaro metal arts furniture (image credit: bocadolobo.com)

Art Deco headboard bed ( image credit:www.1stdibs.com)

Art Deco headboard bed ( image credit:www.1stdibs.com)

American actor and film producer William BradleyBradPitt hobbies and passion for architecture and  metal art designs which prominent architects were enlisted by his well established, Make It Right foundation, to create quality affordable housing in post-Katrina New Orleans, and also by his high-profile modern furniture collections. Pitt became a serious furniture and art collector when he met Pollaro, and considered making his own furnishings, starting with a bed with Art Deco ocean liner, featuring a brilliant tropical-hardwood frame extending from its gently curved headboard, along the floor, to a graceful arc that ends in a projecting structure, such as a beam, that is supported at one end and carries a load at the other end of bench capable of seating.
17)  Ben Stiller
Ben Stiller, age 47

Ben Stiller, age 47

Trekkie, is a fan of the Star Trek franchise

Trekkie, is a fan of the Star Trek franchise

American comedian, actor, voice actor, screenwriter, film director and producer, Benjamin Edward Stiller or better known as Ben Stiller, is a self=professed Trekkie or Trekker (a fan of Star Trek franchise or film or television series within that franchise), and appeared in the Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond television special, expressing his love of the show as a huge fan of Star Trek since he was a young child. Stiller named even named his production company, Red Hour Films, after The Return of the Archons Original series episode. Stiller is the most popular Trekkies in the world and even made a public appearance wearing his Trekkie uniform.

18)  Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber, age 19

Justin Bieber, age 19

Justin Bieber playing rubiks cube (image credit:www.last-video.com)

Justin Bieber playing rubiks cube (image credit:www.last-video.com)

Canadian pop musician, actor, singer and songwriter, fashion icon Justin Drew Bieber, 19 year old teen heartthrob superstar can solve Rubik’s cube in one minute and 23 seconds, showing off his wizard skills by showing in national television solving Rubiks cube in 84 seconds.

19)   Tom Cruise and Will Smith and David Beckham
Tom Cruise, David Beckham and Will Smith (image credit:www.mirror.co.uk)

Tom Cruise, David Beckham and Will Smith (image credit:www.mirror.co.uk)

David Beckham fencing hobby (image credit: him.uk.msn.com)

David Beckham fencing hobby (image credit: him.uk.msn.com)

Thomas Cruise Mapother IV  widely known as Tom Cruise, Willard ChristopherWillSmith, Jr. and David Robert Joseph Beckham, Actor Tom Cruise has roped in his Hollywood pals Will Smith and England captain David Beckham to take up his latest hobby – fencing. Tom Cruise has passion for fencing, and even turned his friends, Will Smith and David Beckham into fencing sports.

20)  Quentin Tarantino
Quentin Tarantino, age 50

Quentin Tarantino, age 50

Dukes of Hazzard Board game (image credit: www.ebay.com)

Dukes of Hazzard Board game (image credit: www.ebay.com)

I Dream of Jeannie board game (image credit: www.collectorsweekly.com)

I Dream of Jeannie board game (image credit: www.collectorsweekly.com)

American film pop culture king, director, screenwriter, producer, and actor Quentin Jerome Tarantino, has passion for collecting board games based on old television shows such as I Dream of Jeannie, The A-Team and The Dukes of Hazzard board games.

21)  Kiefer Sutherland hobbies of collecting Gibson Guitars
Kiefer  Sutherland

Kiefer Sutherland

Kiefer Sutherland's collections (image credit:worldfactualy.com)

Kiefer Sutherland’s collections (image credit:worldfactualy.com)

Kiefer William Frederick Dempsey George Rufus Sutherland or better known as Kiefer Sutherland, a British-Canadian actor, producer and director, best known as Jack Bauer on the Fox series action drama, 24.Sutherland is an avid collector of mostly Gibson Les Pauls guitars. Sutherland signed the KS-336  guitar as part of the Gibson Custom Shop Inspired By series, and now called Gibson Kiefer Sutherland KS-336 model . Sutherland has 38 collections of guitars, although he loves to play, he rather make it as a hobby of collecting guitars than to be a musician.

22)   Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon ping pong (image credit:entretenimiento.terra.es)

Susan Sarandon ping pong (image credit:entretenimiento.terra.es)

American actress  Susan Abigail Tomalin- Sarandon, age 66, has a weird passion for ping pong, and an advocate for the American Youth Table Tennis Organization. Sarandon is the co-owner of SPiN nightclub and ping pong social club located in New York City, Toronto and Los Angeles, and will soon star in an upcoming Ping Pong Summer film.
23)  Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell, age 53

Simon Cowell, age 53

tree climbing

tree climbing

 Simon Phillip Cowell, known in the United Kingdom and United States for his role as a talent judge on TV shows such as The X Factor, former judge of American Idol, Britain’s Got Talent and Pop Idol, an English A&R executive, television producer, entrepreneur and TV personality. Cowell also owns Syco, the television production and music publishing house. Simon Cowell’s weird hobbies is climbing trees and like Angelina Jolie, he loves People watching.
24)  Britney Spears
Britney Spears

Britney Spears

Britney Spears Doll collections (image credit:www.britney.com)

Britney Spears Doll collections (image credit:www.britney.com)

American recording artist and entertainer, Britney Jean Spears, age 31, has passion for collecting antique dolls and her Britney Spears Fashion Dolls released in 1999 by Play Along Toys, and the first product ever released by this toy company. The Britney Spears doll featured with different outfits, make-up and hairstyles from her concerts, appearances, photo-shoots and music videos. The toy company, Yaboom Toys, also produced a singing Britney Spears doll that would “sing” when you pressed a button on her belly, a porcelain doll and miniature dolls were also produced.
25)  Johnny Depp Doll Collections
Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp and his Barbie dolls (image credit: www.promipool.de)

Johnny Depp and his Barbie dolls (image credit: www.promipool.de)

Johnny Dapp and pigeons (image credit: www.leiweb.it)

Johnny Dapp and pigeons (image credit: www.leiweb.it)

American actor, film producer, and musician John Christopher “Johnny” Depp II, has around 13 tattoos collections, signifying important persons or events in his life including a Native American in profile and a ribbon reading “Wino Forever” (originally “Winona Forever”, during Edward Scissorhands movies,altered after his breakup with Winona Ryder) on his right biceps, “Lily-Rose” (his daughter’s name) over his heart, “Betty Sue” (his mother’s name) on his left biceps, and on his right forearm, a sparrow flying over water with the word “Jack” (his son’s name, the sparrow is flying towards him rather than away from him just like in Pirates of the Caribbean). Depp and Paradis grew grapes and had wine making facilities in their Plan-de-la-Tour vineyard, north of Saint-Tropez, and he is the co-owner of the Man Ray French restaurant-bar, located near the Champs-Elysees. But the most weirdest hobby of Johnny Depp is playing with dolls and collect Babie Dolls, and loves pigeons too, besides his passion of worn or outdated coats or jackets.
26) Mike Tyson and Pigeons
Tyson and pigeon (image Credit: www.hecklerspray.com)

Tyson and pigeon (image Credit: www.hecklerspray.com)

Tyson as pigeon racer (image credit: bostonherald.com)

Tyson as pigeon racer (image credit: bostonherald.com)

Retired American professional boxer former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, Michael GerardMikeTyson, has been legally married three times and has eight children with several different women. Tyson has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. The bad boy image boxer, is making a return to competitive sports, as a pigeon racer, and started raising pigeons since he was a young boy.
27) Claudia Schiffer
Claudia Schiffer

Claudia Schiffer

German model and creative director of her own clothing label Claudia Schiffer, and was tag in her early career, that she resemble Brigitte Bardot. Schiffer has weird passions of collecting insects that crawls, and loves to paint insects too.
28)  David Arquette
David Arquette

David Arquette

David Arquette Knitting (image credit: www.hecklerspray.com)

David Arquette Knitting (image credit: www.hecklerspray.com)

American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and fashion designer David Arquette, and he also took a brief career n early 2000 as professional wrestling, competing for (WCW) World Championship Wrestling. During that time and mostly as a plug for his movie Ready to Rumble, Arquette became a one time World Heavyweight Champion. On June 12, 1999, David Arquette married actress Courteney Cox, but separated and filed for divorce after two years of separation on June 2012. Arquette’s weird hobby is love for knitting during his free time.
29)  Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

snow globe making (image credit: www.ourbestbites.com)

snow globe making (image credit: www.ourbestbites.com)

snow globe  (image credit:www.things-to-make-and-do.com)

snow globe (image credit:www.things-to-make-and-do.com)

American singer-songwriter Taylor Alison Swift, pursue her career as a country music at the age of fourteen.  Swift’s first hobby was English horse riding, and Snow-globe making during her free time.
  George Lucas : feeding squirrels
George Lucas, age 69

George Lucas, age 69

feeding squirrel  (image credit:sunnyscope.com)

feeding squirrel (image credit:sunnyscope.com)

 American film producer, screenwriter, director, and entrepreneur George Walton Lucas, Jr., best known as the creator of the Star Wars space opera franchise and the Indiana Jones archaeologist-adventurer character. Lucas is one of the American film industry’s most successful filmmakers financially, and a major collector of the American illustrator and painter Norman Rockwell, a collection of 57 Rockwell paintings and drawings owned by Lucas and fellow Rockwell collector and Stephen Spielberg film director, displayed at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Lucas loves feeding squirrels. 
30) Lisa Kudrow
Lisa Kudrow, age 49

Lsa Kudow, age 49

Pool Table

Pool Table

American actress, comedian and producer Lisa Kudrow, who gained worldwide recognition for her role as Phoebe Buffay for ten season run  in the television sitcom Friends. In season four and five, Kudrow’s pregnancy was written into Friends, with her character Phoebe having triplets as a surrogate mother for her childless’ brother and his wife. Kudrow loves to play pool or billiard during her spare time.
 

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