Woody Harrelson, Jessica Chastain, PETA’s Sexiest Celebrity Vegetarians 2012

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The actor (and Ben's brother) says the meat industry is a violent one--one of the reasons why he doesn't eat meat/Getty
Casey Affleck The actor (and Ben's brother) says the meat industry is a violent one--one of the reasons why he doesn't eat meat/Getty
The NHL powerhouse says he has a soft spot for animals/Getty
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The actress is an avid animal rights activist and spokesperson for Save The Whales Again!/Getty
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The 'Mentalist' star told Peta: After learning about the cruel treatment of animals who are raised and killed for food, I could no longer support such a violent industry. "The fact that the meat on my plate was once a living, breathing creature became something I could no longer ignore or justify as food." Getty Images
Owain Yeoman The 'Mentalist' star told Peta: After learning about the cruel treatment of animals who are raised and killed for food, I could no longer support such a violent industry. "The fact that the meat on my plate was once a living, breathing creature became something I could no longer ignore or justify as food." Getty Images
The sex symbol has been an animals rights and anti-fur activist for years/Getty
Pam Anderson The sex symbol has been an animals rights and anti-fur activist for years/Getty
The music legend says he became a vegetarian while out fishing years ago/Getty
Sir Paul McCartney The music legend says he became a vegetarian while out fishing years ago/Getty
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Emily Deschanel Make no 'Bones' about it, this actress is Vegan/Getty Images
The SNL and "Bridesmaids" star was named one of PETA's sexiest vegetarians of 2011. (Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
Kristen Wiig, Sexiest Vegetarian 2011 The SNL and "Bridesmaids" star was named one of PETA's sexiest vegetarians of 2011. (Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
The "Arthur" star and husband of Katy Perry was named one of  PETA's sexiest vegetarians of 2011. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)
Russel Brand, Sexiest Vegetarian 2011 The "Arthur" star and husband of Katy Perry was named one of PETA's sexiest vegetarians of 2011. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)
According to PETA, Jessica, who stole the show in The Help, has been vegetarian for 15 years and vegan for five. "I don't want to torture anything," she says. "It's about trying to live a life where I'm not contributing to the cruelty in the world. While I am on this planet, I want everyone I meet to know that I am grateful they are here."  (Photo Credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images Entertainment)
Jessica Chastain, Sexiest Vegetarian 2012 According to PETA, Jessica, who stole the show in The Help, has been vegetarian for 15 years and vegan for five. "I don't want to torture anything," she says. "It's about trying to live a life where I'm not contributing to the cruelty in the world. While I am on this planet, I want everyone I meet to know that I am grateful they are here." (Photo Credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images Entertainment)
According to PETA, Woody, known for his recent role as Haymitch in the blockbuster hit The Hunger Games, has been vegan for nearly three decades. He had his "aha" moment when he was trying to make it as an actor in New York: "I was on a bus and some girl sees me blowing my nose, I had acne all over my face, which I'd had for years and years. And she's like: 'Hey, you're lactose intolerant. If you quit dairy, all these symptoms you got will be gone in three days.' I was like 24. And I was like, No way. But three days later: gone." (Photo credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment)
Woody Harrelson: Sexiest Vegetarian, 2012 According to PETA, Woody, known for his recent role as Haymitch in the blockbuster hit The Hunger Games, has been vegan for nearly three decades. He had his "aha" moment when he was trying to make it as an actor in New York: "I was on a bus and some girl sees me blowing my nose, I had acne all over my face, which I'd had for years and years. And she's like: 'Hey, you're lactose intolerant. If you quit dairy, all these symptoms you got will be gone in three days.' I was like 24. And I was like, No way. But three days later: gone." (Photo credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment)
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