16 Celebrities Who Are Surprisingly Atheists

Many people have their own religious beliefs. However, in Hollywood, there are a few celebrities who are openly Atheists. Now, let's take a look to know more!

1. Angelina Jolie

Angelina once said that she did not believe in any God. She also has a tattoo which says "What nourishes me, destroys me."

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2. Eddie Vedder

As for religion, Eddie Vedder said "I think it's like a movie that was way too popular. It's a story that's been told too many times and just doesn't mean anything."

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3. Bill Maher

In 2008, Bill Maher delivered a documentary called "Religulous" to mock religion and religious people.

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4. Billy Joel

Though Billy Joel is an atheist, he is aware of the spiritual plane.

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5. Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix often uses words to express his ideas about religion in an aggressive way.

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6. Keira Knightley

About religion and belief, Keira Knightley once said "If only I wasn't an atheist, I could get away with anything. You'd just ask for forgiveness and then you'd be forgiven. It sounds much better than having to live with guilt."

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7. Kevin Bacon

Famous for the comedy "Tremors", Kevin Bacon once declared that "there is a puritanical wind blowing."

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8. Bjork

In Bjork's opinion, the world would be more peaceful without religion. And if she has to choose one religion, it would be Buddhism.

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9. Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie once said "I don't believe in God, but I have this idea that if there were a God, or destiny of some kind looking down on us, that if he saw you taking anything for granted he'd take it away."

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10. Adam Carolla

Adam Carolla believes that there is no God. And everyone knows it, but they are afraid to admit it.

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11. Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves' religious beliefs are ambiguous because he always says vague things.

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12. Daniel Radclife

"I'm not religious, I'm an atheist, and a militant atheist when religion starts impacting on legislation. We need sex education in schools. Schools have to talk to kids from a young age about relationships, gay and straight. In Britain it's better if more of a conversation is being had."

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13. Jodie Foster

Jodie Foster often said, "People are always surprised when I say that I'm an atheist."

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14. James Cameron

James Cameron is the director of "Piranha II". His attitude towards religion is really tough.

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15. John Malkovich

"I'm an atheist. I wouldn't say I'm without spiritual belief particularly, or rather, specifically. Maybe I'm agnostic, but I'm not quite sure there's some great creator somehow controlling everything and giving us free will. I don't know, it doesn't seem to make a lot of sense to me."

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16. Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais once said in an interview that he is a real Atheist.

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