Celebrities who farm are different breed of celebrity than those who laze by the pool all day and spend their evenings avoiding the paparazzi. Famous people who run farms turn in early and are awake before the sun rises so they can tend to their cows, or whatever it is they have on their farm. But if you think you know exactly what these celebrities who are farmers are up to, get ready to be surprised by what a lot of these A-listers cultivate in their orchards. For some, the farm isn’t simply a means to an end, it’s a new way of life.
Below you'll see cool pictures of celebrity ranches, vineyards, and more traditional farms. Famous people can do it all!
At Galifianakis's farm in North Carolina, the only thing he grows is the imagination of emerging artists. Whenever the farm is brought up in interviews, the actor and funny man usually just mentions that he lives there, but doesn't go into details as to what his plans are beyond offering the space as a writer's retreat.
Birthplace: Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United States of America
Profession: Comedian, Pianist, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more
Credits: The Hangover, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), The Hangover Part II, Due Date
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It's not really shocking that Martha Stewart has a farm; she's the quintessential modern farmer if you think about it. Her farm in Bedford, NY is home to everything from gorgeous flowers to gooseberries, raspberries, and rhubarb.
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States of America
Profession: Business magnate, Publisher, Television producer, Stock broker, Author, + more
Credits: Men in Black II, Martha Stewart Living, Martha, Martha Stewart's Holiday Open House
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Of course Russell Crowe is a farmer! Look at him. He looks like he accidentally fell into a movie. When Crowe isn't being a Gladiator, or building a boat to escape a biblical flood, he's living in New South Wales and raising horses with his family.
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
Profession: Musician, Film Producer, Actor, Singer, Film Director
Credits: Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind, L.A. Confidential, Les Misérables
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Julia Robert's ranch in Taos, NM seems more like a place to escape the limelight and wear sweatpants than a place to raise cows and chickens. Although, according to Oprah she does have a couple of geese.
Birthplace: Smyrna, Georgia, United States of America
Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting
Credits: Notting Hill, Closer, Erin Brockovich, My Best Friend's Wedding
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