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Not all famous men have a glorious head of hair! This list of celebrities who wear hair pieces is loosely ranked by fame and popularity and includes several famous actors, musicians, and athletes who all wear toupees and hair pieces. Some of these famous men have admitted to going bald, while others still deny that they are losing their hair. One professional athlete even credits his hair piece as the main factor in losing an important match.

Who is the most famous person who wears a hair piece? Charlie Sheen tops our list. Charlie Sheen has been rumored to wear a hair piece for most acting jobs and public appearances. In 2014, Sheen's Two and a Half Men co-star Jon Cryer admitted that he wears fake hair.

Professional tennis player Andre Agassi said that wearing a wig caused him to stress so much that he lost the French Open in 1990. "My wig was like a chain and the ridiculously long strands in three colors like an iron ball which hung on it," he said. Hugh Laurie is balding in real life, but on House he used to wear a special hair piece to get a full head of hair. Other famous people known to wear wigs include Ben Affleck, Kevin James, and Chuck Norris. Even male rock stars like Gene Simmons are on this list!  

Would you wear a hair piece if you were going bald? Can you spot the bad celebrity hairpieces in these photos? Share your thoughts in the comments section.


Charlie Sheen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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Charlie Sheen has been rumored to wear a hair piece for most acting jobs and public appearances.

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Age: 51

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Credits: Two and a Half Men, Wall Street, Anger Management, Hot Shots!

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Ben Affleck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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It's rumored that Ben Affleck is completely bald.

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Professional Poker Player, Television producer, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Argo, Good Will Hunting, Gone Girl, The Town

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Matthew McConaughey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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Matthew McConaughey is noticeably less bald now than he was in the '90s. This could be attributed to hair transplant surgery or wearing a hair piece.

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Age: 47

Birthplace: Uvalde, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

Credits: Interstellar, The Wolf of Wall Street, Dallas Buyers Club, Mud

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Robert Pattinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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Robert Pattinson has said that he wore a hair piece in the final Twilight film.

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Age: 30

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Profession: Musician, Film Producer, Model, Actor

Credits: Twilight, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Remember Me, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

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Elton John is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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Elton John has noticeably more hair now then he did in the '70s. He is well known for wearing a variety of hair pieces.

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Age: 70

Birthplace: Pinner, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Record producer, Pianist, Television producer, Musician Singer-songwriter, + more

Credits: The Lion King, American Hustle, Almost Famous, Australia

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Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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Even Chuck Norris can't stop male pattern baldness.

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Age: 75

Birthplace: Ryan, Oklahoma, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Author Actor, + more

Credits: The Way of the Dragon, Missing in Action, The Delta Force, The Expendables 2

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Jude Law is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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Jude law is less bald in 2014 than he was one year earlier, in 2013. This could be a hair piece, transplant or strategically grown out strands. What do you think?

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Lewisham, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Film Producer, Actor

Credits: Sherlock Holmes, Spy, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Enemy at the Gates

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John Travolta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 30 Celebrities Who Wear Hair Pieces
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John Travolta has reportedly demanded reshoots for magazine photos when his hair piece didn't look absolutely perfect.

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Age: 63

Birthplace: Englewood, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Singer Dancer

Credits: Pulp Fiction, Grease, Face/Off, Bolt

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