Veggie & vegan celebrities

Viva!'s active and high profile campaigns have attracted the support of many well known and well respected people. Here's a selection of interviews, campaign quotes, photos and in some cases, video footage, of our more famous members.

  • Gregg Lowe
    A friend gave me Jonathan Safran Foer’s illuminating book, Eating Animals, to read. That really...more
  • Hayley Mills
    I think it would be a much happier, kinder, greener world if we were all...more
  • Jenny Seagrove vegan national treasure
    It’s so obvious that animals have feelings and experience much the same emotions as we...more
  • Jerome Flynn vegan British actor
    I’m delighted to be part of such a successful and vegan organisation as Viva! The...more
  • I remember cutting into a steak and for the first time in my stupid life,...more
  • I had a mixture of feelings when I first discovered what went on in factory...more
  • Sarah Jane Honeywell vegan actress
    I became a vegetarian because of Viva!’s magazine, Viva!life and I then became a vegan...more
  • Heather Mills vegan gold and silver medal winners in world disabled skiing events
    Okay, what would be good for my family, the animals and good for the planet?...more
  • Anneka Svenska
    'I just feel a lot healthier being vegetarian but the thing I love most is...more
  • "I've been vegetarian for over 30 years but only recently learned of the cruelty involved...more
  • Wendy Turner-Webster vegan British actress
    “I am so proud to be a part of the Viva! team. They bring hope,...more
  • The scale of abuse in Britain’s farms is a national disgrace. Please support Viva!’s campaigns...more
  • Gareth Los Campesinos! vegetarian
    I just think it’s horrible that we lock animals up and subject them to cruelty...more
  • 'My main reason for going veggie was to opt out, just like I’ve opted out...more
  • Jónsi Birgisson - Sigur Ros
    “I have been vegetarian for over ten years. It was something that happened gradually, I...more
  • Leona Lewis
    I'm totally against animal cruelty. I am vegetarian, so I don't have clothes, shoes or...more
  • 10,000 Things vegan vegetraian
    Being vegetarian feels natural for me because I come from six generations of vegetarians and...more
  • I've never been tempted to give up veganism in 27 years.more
  • “My reasons for going vegan were always taste, cruelty and health – by which I...more
  • I have made it my career to seek justice for those who have been denied...more
  • Having been made aware of the need for it, I have never lost sight of...more
  • Cindy Jackson cosmetic surgery vegetarian
    BSE and the foot and mouth crisis have illustrated how factory farming desperately needs to...more
  • Rose Elliot cook vegetarian and vegan
    I want to show them how easy, delicious and healthy vegetarian food is so they...more