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31 Celebrities Who Are Secretly Huge Gamers 

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Updated April 23, 2020 940.3k views 31 items

Many famous actors, athletes, and musicians are avid gamers. Some of these celebrities like to play video games on computers while others prefer to play old-school arcade games. Four famous Hollywood actors even play Xbox together. You might also be interested in the best gamer girls on YouTube.

Mila Kunis and Megan Fox are among the celebrity girl camers. Fox likes to play Mortal Kombat. "That game just works well with my brain," she said. "The way my brain fires signals works well with how that game works. And I'm just really good." Other celebrity girl gamers include Olivia Munn and Aisha Tyler. 

Several famous men are also gamers. Will Arnett reportedly plays Xbox with Jason Bateman, Jerry O'Connell, and Justin Theroux. He said, “I consider myself a gamer. When you look at the time spent gaming versus other entertainment outlets, whether it’s watching TV or watching movies, for me, I probably spend more time gaming. I want my video games to be entertaining. You realize that video games are a real outlet that needs to be taken seriously.”

Other celebrity people who play video games include Justin Bieber, Eminem, and Zac Efron. 

Are you surprised by the high number of celebs who are gamers?

Elijah Wood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Are Secretly Huge Gamers
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During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lord of the Rings star stopped by a fan's island to check out her high-priced turnips. "[G]uys I tweeted my turnip prices and Elijah Wood just came to my island and hung out," the gamer tweeted on April 23, 2020. "[T]his is the best day in quarantine yet."

Wood reportedly told the gamer they had a beautiful island.

Age: 38

Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America

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Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Are Secretly Huge Gamers
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Mila Kunis likes to play Call of Duty and World of Warcraft.

Age: 35

Birthplace: Ukraine, Chernivtsi

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Henry Cavill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Are Secretly Huge Gamers
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An avid PC gamer, the Man of Steel and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice star missed the first call from Zack Snyder telling him he got the part of Clark Kent/Superman because he was playing World of Warcraft. Don't worry, Snyder called back shortly after, offering Cavill the role.

Age: 35

Birthplace: Jersey, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories

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Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 31 Celebrities Who Are Secretly Huge Gamers
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Justin Bieber has talked about playing Call of Duty: Black Ops in interviews. He also likes playing Mario Kart and Halo.

Age: 24

Birthplace: London, Canada

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