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Lindsey Lohan? No surprise. Robert Downey Jr.? Duh. Charlie Sheen? Of course. There are some celebs whose names are practically synonymous with law breaking. So it’s not exactly a shock when we see their famous faces peering at us from yet another mug shot.

But besides the prominent chronic criminals in Hollywood, there are plenty of celebs whose wrap sheet will totally surprise you. Did you know Frank Sinatra was collared for adultery? Or that Woody Harrelson was arrested for dancing on a freeway?

They may not be known for getting in trouble with the law,but the mug shots of these famous celebrities with surprising criminal pasts don’t lie. Plenty of well-known actors, actresses, musicians, and athletes have had less well-known run-ins with the police.

Check out these surprising celeb mug shots to find out which of your favorite actors is more of a rebel than you thought!

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Reese Witherspoon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Surprising Celebrity Mugshots
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2013 - Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon was arrested in Georgia for disorderly conduct. The Walk the Line star refused to remain in the car while her husband was given field sobriety tests. She even asked the officer, "Do you know my name?!" before being booked into the city jail.


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Tracey Gold is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Surprising Celebrity Mugshots
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2004 - Growing Pains star Tracey Gold was arrested for driving under the influence causing injury after she rolled the SVU carrying her husband and three sons. No one was seriously hurt, but her oldest son did suffer a broken clavicle.


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Haley Joel Osment is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Surprising Celebrity Mugshots
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2006 - Then 18-year-old Haley Joel Osment was charged with drunk driving and marijuana possession after crashing his car in LA. The Sixth Sense star was briefly hospitalized before being taken to jail for his mug shot.


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André the Giant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Surprising Celebrity Mugshots
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1989 - He may have been known as a gentle giant, but the 540 lb. wrestler and Princess Bride star was charged with assault for beating up a local TV cameraman in Linn County, IA.


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