It is absolutely true that ‘All that glitters is not gold’. We can definitely deny the fact that the celebrities are free of any bad habits. They are also the humans like you and me and sometimes do commit mistakes. Either a rape, robbery, or drug dealing—the Hollywood celebrities, and even the stars of other industries can be found involved. There are a lot of celebrities who have seen prison walls due to such serious crimes. Let us check this list of top 10 popular jailed celebrities.
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10. Lil Wayne
Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., also known as Lil Wayne, has been jailed due to one of his life’s incidents. He started his career in 1991 and since then he has become one of the best rappers. This great musician had been arrested in the case of carrying Marijuana, and remained in prison in 2007. He was sentenced for about three years.
9. Chris Brown
Chris Brown is another famous celebrity who was sent to jail. He is one of the most incredible rappers of USA. This celeb was arrested in a case of domestic ferocity, for which he was sentenced to jail for a few months.
8. Robert Downey Jr.
Robert’s crime was that he had been using the drugs and addicted elements that are banned by the government. He used to bring those things illegally in the country. Due to this reason, Robert was sentenced to prison.
7. O.J. Simpson
O.J. Simpson is a one of the finest footballers of USA. He was accused for murdering his wife, Nicole Brown and one of his family members named Ron Goldman. He claimed that he is innocent, but still the investigation proved that he is really the person behind the two murders. Due to this reason, the court ordered to put him behind the bars.
6. Halle Berry
Maria Halle Barry is an outstanding actress of America. She has been long known for her beautiful performance in the Hollywood movies. This lady was arrested at the time she was over-speeding her car while drunk. She had committed a few minor accidents on the road, and for this she remained in prison for two years also.
5. Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson, an American professional boxer and acknowledged heavyweight champion of the world, has been famous for his exceptional gaming skills. He has won various titles including WBC, IBF, and WBA at a very young age. This star raped an 18 year old Desiree Washington in an Indianapolis hotel room. As a result, he was sentenced to prison for about six years. Mike was arrested in 1991 and during his imprisonment he accepted Islam.
4. Snoop Dogg
Snoop Dogg is one of the exceptional American singers, rappers, songwriters, and actors. This multitalented artist was involved in a number of crimes. In 1990 right after completing his studies, he was arrested for keeping illegal drugs. Later on in 1993, Snoop was arrested for murdering a rival gang person, Philip Woldermarian who was shot dead by Snoop’s bodyguard.
3. Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves has been famous for his immensely beautiful acting in the movies like Matrix, and Speed. This famous actor was, unfortunately, arrested in the year 1993 when he was driving frantically. When stopped on the road and tested, it was found that he is drunk.
2. Paris Hilton
Born in Unites States, the bold and beautiful Paris Hilton needs no introduction. This gorgeous lady has been arrested for a number of times due to the reason that she drives after drinking and smokes too much on the road. She has also been the smoker of marijuana. For breaking the rules, this lady was jailed.
1. Lindsay Lohan
The actress from the ‘Mean Girls’, Lindsay Lohan has visited jails for a case or two. This adorable actress was arrested for using proscribed substances to DUI. Also, she is habitual of breaking the rules every now and then. Lately the actress slapped a fellow in night club for just a minor reason, and again she was sentenced to prison for a few months.
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