In one of Hollywood's biggest paradoxes, photos of celebrities looking sad will probably make YOU smile. What makes sad celebrity photos so much fun? The glitz and the glamour of the celebrity life is typically shown through the lens of happiness and celebration, so anytime you get to see sad celebrities, it just feels real. They're just like us! Depressed!
It's true: From time to time, the "happiness" of the celebrity world can be undercut by sadness, tears, and outbursts of emotion uncommon in the seemingly cheerful world of the rich and famous. Whether it's someone asking a tough question, that the cappuccino machine stopped working, or just an actor trying to look sad and brooding to let everyone know they can be sad and brooding, celebs will sometimes flip those smiles upside down. And wouldn't you know it... these sad faces and famous Hollywood tears have been captured on camera.Here, now, are some of the saddest famous people photos you will ever see. Let's all work together to decide who among the rich and famous who needs the biggest, longest hug to turn their frown upside down. Scroll away and let these pictures of celebrities frowning, crying, and being just plain sad bring a little light into your day.
Keanu Charles Reeves is a Canadian actor, director, producer, musician, and author. Reeves is most well known for his acting career, beginning in 1985 and spanning for more than three decades. He gained fame for his starring role performances in several blockbuster films including comedies from the Bill and Ted franchise, action thrillers Point Break and Speed, and the science fiction-action trilogy The Matrix. He has also appeared in several dramatic films such as Dangerous Liaisons, My Own Private Idaho, and Little Buddha. Since becoming active in the film industry, Reeves' abilities have earned critical acclaim. One New York Times critic praised Reeves' versatility, saying that he ...more on Wikipedia
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Michael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American former professional basketball player. He is also an entrepreneur, and principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets. Jordan played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards. His biography on the NBA website states: "By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time." Jordan was one of the most effectively marketed athletes of his generation and was considered instrumental in popularizing the NBA around the world in the 1980s and 1990s. After a three-season performance at the University of North Carolina, where he was a member of the ...more on Wikipedia
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Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro, Sr. is an American actor, television director, dancer, and game show host. Ribeiro played Alfonso Spears on the sitcom Silver Spoons, and Carlton Banks on the NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. He hosted the GSN show Catch 21 and the ABC Family show Spell-Mageddon. He also starred in the title role of the Broadway musical The Tap Dance Kid. Ribeiro took part in the thirteenth series of the British reality show I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!, where he came in seventh place, leaving on day 19. Ribeiro won season nineteen of Dancing with the Stars with professional partner Witney Carson. ...more on Wikipedia