The “jazz grass”, as the hip kids call it, is entering a new era of popularity and acceptance. Now legal for recreational use in a few states, and available for medical use in many others, it seems like everyone and their grandma is getting hopped on the pot. And more and more celebrities are publicly embracing smoking the ganja now that the stigma is fading. Sure, you’re not going to be too surprised if we list Miley Cyrus or the casts of Judd Apatow movies or Snoop Dog. However, there’s still a number of famous people that you might be shocked to learn smoke pot. So, spark up a doob and get your mind blown by this list of unexpected celebrity pot smokers.
1. Morgan Freeman
Morgan Freeman’s gone on record as being a passionate fan of ganja and credits regular pot smoking to giving him the strength to still make tonnes of movies right into his late 70s.
2. Jennifer Aniston
Everybody’s favorite good girl claims she’s no pothead, but uses on a regular basis as a method of stress reduction.
3. Martha Stewart
America’s home and kitchen queen is a depraved marijuana fiend? She’s smoked pot with Snoop Dog backstage before her roll on the Justin Beiber comedy roast and she has a new cooking show with Snoop.
4. Kirsten Dunst
She’s mentioned in interviews that she’s tried the chronic and the paparazzi have photographed her chilling while puffing on a suspicious looking cigarette.
5. George Washington
George Washington counts as a celebrity…right. It’s widely known by historians that the founder of the country grew marijuana for use in fibers and rope. But his extensive diaries indicate he probably partook of it for fun-fun times and as a natural pain killer.
6. George Clooney
Never open about it, but the tabloids and online gossip rags claim he’s a regular user.
7. Matt Damon
He’s talked about how he was introduced to marijuana as a teen by his parents who preferred he do his teenage experimentation in a safe environment. Apparently he still uses the mary jane to chill and party with.
8. Marilyn Monroe
A private video of the screen legend surfaced showing her puffing on what seems to be a joint. Friends recall her smoking pot to deal with her now well known anxiety issues.
9. Charlize Theron
Another toker outed by the paparazzi, Charlize was captured smoking from a homemade apple bong. That’s hardcore pot appreciation!
Let us know which celebs pot smoking habit surprised you the most and feel free to share any famous potheads we neglected from the list in the comments below!