We all know that celebrities love to buy things: they love private jets, real estate but some of them are keen on spending time and money at traditional or online casinos. Gambling is not just confined to men as there are lots of female celebs that are very keen on trying their luck at playing casino games. Below we have come up with a lost of 10 famous movie stars who have been gambling at casinos. Take a look at who they are!
Celebs love Gambling
Some of the top Hollywood movie stars have been seen enjoying casino games. Some of those stars are so into gambling that are addicted to it. Below we have reported some fun facts about those movie stars that were found playing casino games and betting on sport.
#1 Charlie Sheen
The first celeb in our gambling list is Charlie Sheen. While he was going through the divorce with Denise Richards he was burning a huge amount of cash on sports betting. Richards said that while he was on his way to the hospital to assist at the birth of their child, Sheen made a bet on a sporting event while on the phone. Clear sign of gambling addiction.
#2 Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck has always been a passionate card player and he has been seen lots of times trying his luck on poker and blackjack. In 2001 he lost thousands of dollars while playing poker and decided to check himself into rehab to resolve his gambling addiction. Not only he has been spending long hours in traditional land-based casinos but has also given very generous tips to the casino employees.
#3 Matt Damon
Matt Damon is the third celeb in our list. Rumours are that to get himself prepared to the role of Mike McDermott in the movie ‘Rounders’ he has spent long hours and lots of money on gambling.
#4 Tobey Maguire
You might be surprised that Spider-Man was involved a few years ago in an illegal gambling ring where high-stakes poker games were played amongst other Hollywood players.
#5 Pamela Anderson
Next in our list is Pamela Anderson who has always been known for liking poker games. The Baywatch actress decided to marry a poker pro Rick Salomon after she was defeated in a game.
#6 Shannon Elizabeth
Shannon who is famous for her role as Nadia in the movie ‘American Pie’ seems to have found a second career. Not only she has become a poker player but also had great success. She started to play regularly in Las Vegas Valley in tournaments with lots of pro players.
#7 Ray Romano
Next in the list is Ray Romano who has made a name for himself as a stand-up comedian. He has become famous for his role in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. Romano is also a good poker player and has taken part in top tournaments like the World Series of Poker.
#8 Brad Garrett
Garrett also played a role in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. The actor has been addicted to poker and surely deserves his place in this top 10 list.
#9 Jamie Foxx
Jamie had an incident with police in 2003 who were trying to escort him and his girlfriend out of a Casino in New Orleans. Foxx refused to show the IDs when entering the casino and eventually was sentenced to 6 months in jail that were commuted to two years of probation and a fine.
#10 Bruce Willis
We are getting to the end of the list. The last celeb that we have chosen is Bruce Willis. Willis is one of the most popular movie stars that have a soft spot for casinos. According to media rumours he managed to win $500,000 in Atlantic City when playing baccarat.