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."


3. Bill Maher

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


4. Billy Joel

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


5. Joaquin Phoenix

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


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."


7. Kevin Bacon

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


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."


10. Adam Carolla

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


11. Keanu Reeves

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


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."


13. Jodie Foster

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


14. James Cameron

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


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."


16. Ricky Gervais

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