Veggie & vegan celebrities | Viva!

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.

Tim Shieff

Tim Shieff
Injustices can’t go on forever, and we’re in the midst of a massive shift. 20%...more

Gregg Lowe

Gregg Lowe
A friend gave me Jonathan Safran Foer’s illuminating book, Eating Animals, to read. That really...more

Hayley Mills

Hayley Mills
I think it would be a much happier, kinder, greener world if we were all...more

Jenny Seagrove

Jenny Seagrove vegan national treasure
It’s so obvious that animals have feelings and experience much the same emotions as we...more

Jerome Flynn

Jerome Flynn
I’m delighted to be part of such a successful and vegan organisation as Viva! The...more

Joanna Lumley

Joanna Lumley
I remember cutting into a steak and for the first time in my stupid life,...more

Martin Shaw

Martin Shaw
Viva!, it's hard to fully express my admiration and respect for all you do on...more

Sarah Jane Honeywell

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

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

Anneka Svenska
'I just feel a lot healthier being vegetarian but the thing I love most is...more

Jasmine Harman

Jasmine Harman
"I've been vegetarian for over 30 years but only recently learned of the cruelty involved...more

Wendy Turner-Webster

Wendy Turner-Webster
“I am so proud to be a part of the Viva! team. They bring hope,...more

Chrissie Hynde

The scale of abuse in Britain’s farms is a national disgrace. Please support Viva!’s campaigns...more

Gareth Campesinos (Los Campesinos!)

Gareth Los Campesinos! vegetarian
I just think it’s horrible that we lock animals up and subject them to cruelty...more

Jeremy Cunningham (The Levellers)

Jeremy Cunningham (The Levellers)
'My main reason for going veggie was to opt out, just like I’ve opted out...more

Jónsi Birgisson - Sigur Ros

Jónsi Birgisson - Sigur Ros
“I have been vegetarian for over ten years. It was something that happened gradually, I...more

Leona Lewis

Leona Lewis
I'm totally against animal cruelty. I am vegetarian, so I don't have clothes, shoes or...more

Will Newman (10,000 Things)

10,000 Things vegan vegetraian
Being vegetarian feels natural for me because I come from six generations of vegetarians and...more

Benjamin Zephaniah

I've never been tempted to give up veganism in 27 years.more

Dale Vince

Dale Vince
“My reasons for going vegan were always taste, cruelty and health – by which I...more

Michael Mansfield

I have made it my career to seek justice for those who have been denied...more

Tony Benn

Having been made aware of the need for it, I have never lost sight of...more

Simone Murphy

Simone Murphy
I wanted to say a huge thank you to Viva! for making the world a...more

Rose Elliot

Rose Elliot cook vegetarian and vegan
I want to show them how easy, delicious and healthy vegetarian food is so they...more