Celebrities Who Quit Smoking

Celebrities Who Never Smoked:

1. Michael J Fox – Actor/Director (The Goonies, Back To The Future)

2. Tom Cruise – Actor/Director (Top Gun, Eyes Wide Shut)

3. Charlton Heston -Actor/Director (Planet Of The Apes, Planet Of The Apes 2), Singer (Heavenly Creatures)

4. Arnold Schwarzenegger – Actor/Former Governor of California (Terminator, Conan The Destroyer)

5. Steve McQueen – Director (12 Monkeys, Shame, 12 Years A Slave)

6. Richard Gere -Actress/Screenwriter (All That Heaven Allows, All That Heaven Will Allow)

7. Marlon Brando -Actor/Director (Casino Royale, On Golden Pond)

8. John Travolta -Actor/Director (Breakfast At Tiffany’s, The Godfather)

9. George Clooney -Actress/Director (Up In The Air, Up In The Air)

10. Dustin Hoffman – Actor/Writer (Rain Man, Rain Man 2)

11. Mikhail Baryshnikov – Ballet Dancer (Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty)

12. Harrison Ford – Actor (Indiana Jones, Blade Runner)

13. Jay Leno – Actor/Comedian (The Tonight Show, The Jay Leno Show)

14. Bill Cosby – Actor/Comedian (I Spy, The Cosby Show)

15. Patrick Stewart – Actor (X-Men, Star Trek)

16. Tina Fey – Actress (Mean Girls, 30 Rock)

17. Chris Tucker – Actor (Silver Linings Playbook, Rush Hour)

18. Robert Downey Jr. -Actor (Tropic Thunder, Iron Man)

19. Tom Hanks -Actor (Apollo 13, Forrest Gump)


Sources & references used in this article:

Doctors criticise new advertising rules that allow celebrities to endorse e-cigarettes by A O’Dowd – 2014 – bmj.com

The Use of Tobacco, E-Cigarettes, and Methods to Quit Smoking in Germany: A Representative Study Using 6 Waves of Data Over 12 Months (the DEBRA … by D Kotz, M Böckmann, S Kastaun – Deutsches Ärzteblatt …, 2018 – ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

What encourages Saudis to quit smoking? by OA Al-Mohrej, SD Al-Shirian, SI Altraif… – Journal of Health …, 2016 – thejhs.org

Engaging African Americans in smoking cessation programs by J Wallen, S Randolph, O Carter-Pokras… – American Journal of …, 2014 – Taylor & Francis

Individual and interpersonal triggers to quit smoking in China: a cross-sectional analysis by PK Im, A McNeill, ME Thompson, GT Fong… – Tobacco …, 2015 – tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

‘The secret shame’: a content analysis of online news reporting of a celebrity admitting smoking while pregnant by B Carroll, B Freeman – Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 2015 – CSIRO

A developmental approach to influences on adolescents’ smoking and quitting by WR Stanton, GD Currie, TPS Oei, PA Silva – Journal of Applied …, 1996 – Elsevier

Strategies to encourage Maori to “aukati kai paipa”(quit smoking) by Y Paul – Southern Institute of Technology Journal of Applied … – sit.ac.nz

“Smoking revolution”: a content analysis of electronic cigarette retail websites by RA Grana, PM Ling – American journal of preventive medicine, 2014 – Elsevier