Living the Eco Life in Hollywood - Top Stars who Love the Planet as much as You Do


Hey there eco-warrior, we salute you for the everyday choices you make to contribute to a healthier planet for us all. In no particular order, here’s our list of 15 celebs who are using their star power to “walk the walk” as environmental advocates. We can certainly get behind their efforts!
 

Hayden Panettiere

Hayden Panettiere is the spokesperson for the Whaleman Foundation, dedicated to protecting dolphins, whales and oceans.

Olivia Wilde

Wilde co-founded Conscious Commerce, a creative agency and incubator that guides conscious living and connects non-profit foundations to sustainable business models.

James Cameron

The legendary filmmaker has adopted a plant-based diet and even grows his own vegetables using animal by-product free compost.

Alanis Morissette

Morissette is the narrator of the environmental film The Great Warming and promotes sustainable living. In her personal life, she is a long-time vegan and user of bio-diesel buses while on tour.

Matt Damon

Matt Damon co-founded Water.org which has emerged as a leader in the water and sanitation sector. The organization works to break down barriers between people and access to safe water.

Woody Harrelson

With “tree-free” paper as the goal, Woody Harrelson’s paper company Prairie Paper produces paper made from 80 per cent wheat straw fibre with 20 per cent Forest Stewardship Council certified wood fibre.

Rosario Dawson

Founded by Dawson, Studio One Eighty Nine uses fashion to implement social change and eco-friendly practices. The artisan produced fashion lifestyle brand and social enterprise produces African and African-inspired content and clothing.

Shailene Woodley

Woodley has been quoted as saying that 97 per cent of her clothes are from thrift stores and gathers her water from fresh springs when she can. The Environmental Media Association Awards has honoured her commitment and dedicated involvement in social and environmental issues.

Ed Begley Jr.

Begley has written two popular books on sustainable living and been featured in a web series about building North America’s greenest, most sustainable home.

Alicia Silverstone

Famously vegan, Alicia Silverstone has also contributed as a Newsweek writer on the topic of animal agriculture as one of the greatest threats to the climate.

John Salley

The outspoken former basketball player founded vegan food companies Violife and The Vegan Vine. He aims to educate people on the health and environmental benefits of a plant-based lifestyle.

Pamela Anderson

Anderson is board member of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, an international non-profit, marine wildlife conservation organization.

Mark Ruffalo

Ruffalo has campaigned heavily against the dangers of hydro-fracking, a process the involves the injection of a mix of chemicals and water into wells in order to extract natural gas and other fuel trapped in rock thousands of feet beneath the earth's surface.

Gisele Bündchen

Beyond modelling, Bündchen is Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme and star of Gisele & the Green Team, an animated series about a group of teenage girls who lead double lives as supermodels and environmental superheroes.

Pierce Brosnan

Brosnan has campaigned against illegal whale hunting and promoted wetland protection, for which he was inducted into the Environmental Hall of Fame. He is a board member of several organizations including Natural Resource Defense Council, California Coastal Protection Network and Sea Shepperd.

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With love and compassion,

Team Karunaki