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These Surprising Celebrities Still Sneak In Drags Of Cigarettes

Updated April 22, 2021 1.6m views57 items

This list looks at the surprising number of celebrities who smoke. With all of the negative health issues that go along with smoking cigarettes, it is hard to believe that many celebrities still have the habit. There are still several famous actors, reality stars, and singers who smoke cigarettes. There are many stars who smoke that would surprise you, such as Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow. Her smoking habit is a bit unexpected, to say the least. 

Who is the most famous person who still smokes? Paris Hilton is one of the female celebrities who smoke cigarettes. Hilton is known to be an avid smoker and is regularly photographed with a cigarette in her hand. Her sister, Nicky Hilton, is another of the smoking celebs. Who knew they were some of the heaviest smokers in Hollywood? This list ranges from such heavy smoker celebrities and chain smokers to people who only smoke socially. 

Other celebrity smokers include Lady Gaga and Zayn Malik. Emily Blunt and Kristen Stewart are two of the actresses who smoke. Paparazzi often catch these celebrity women smoking while out and about. Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly another one of the A-list actors who smoke. But he's certainly not the only Hollywood smoker. Below, when possible, you'll see photos of TV stars smoking, as well as young musicians, like Zayn Malik. 

  • Leonardo DiCaprio is regularly seen smoking in films and in real life. He's not shy about his habit, and has been spotted smoking at awards shows and on set.

    He switched to e-cigarettes around 2016, but hasn't appeared to cut back on those.

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      Charlie Sheen occasionally even smokes during interviews.

      While on tour in 2011, he was even threatened with a $100,000 fine by Massey Hall for Sheen smoking onstage. They said they could be fined by the city.

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      • "Look at Me Now" singer Chris Brown is often seen smoking. In fact, in 2015, he responded to a tweet asking for New Years resolutions with, "Stop smoking cigarettes."

        The following year, his ex Nia Guzman said he and his friends had given their 1-year-old daughter Royalty asthma from their second-hand smoke. However, Brown responded with an angry (now-deleted) Instagram post which read, "I quit cigarettes on New Years. NO ONE smokes around my daughter."

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          Paris Hilton is known to be a smoker.

          She has been caught smoking on numerous occasions, and once even said she found smoking to be "so sexy."

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