Famous Celebrities Who Enjoy Gambling

The lifestyle of a celebrity is often surrounded by fancy cars, cosmetics, private jets, villas and what not! But did you know that there are many celebrities who spend their earnings on gambling as well? Yes, you heard that right. There are a number of female celebrities who love to test their luck while playing casino games both in land-based and online casinos. So, we have come up with an interesting list of the top ten famous movie celebrities who were spotted at the casinos playing the casino games. Wondering who they are? Read on, then.

Bruce Willis

Being one of the most popular movie stars, Willis is an American actor, producer, and singer. He provides the players with some good casino inspiration. According to media, he has been successful in winning $500000 in Atlantic City, while playing the popular card game, Baccarat.

Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx is an American actor, singer, songwriter, record producer, and comedian. Foxx and his sister were arrested in New Orleans in the year 2003 after allegedly refusing to show identification and refusing to leave a casino. They also fought with the officers who were summoned to escort them away.

Brad Garrett

Brad Garrett, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor and professional poker player. He has appeared in numerous television and film roles. Garret has participated in numerous casino tournaments and he has been listed among the top ten celebrities who are addicted to Poker.

Ray Romano

Ray Romano is an actor and a stand-up comedian, famous for his role in “Everybody Loves Raymond”. Romano is also well-known as a successful poker player. In fact, he has taken part in the world’s largest tournament, World Series of Poker, numerous times.

Shannon Elizabeth

Shannon Elizabeth Fadal is an American actress and former fashion model. This American actress is famous for her role as Nadia in “American Pie”, found a second career in gambling. Not only did she become a poker player, but an efficient one. In fact, she visited the Las Vegas Valley and participated in poker game tournaments with some top-notch players.

Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen is a popular  American actor. Sheen was spending an enormous amount of money on sports betting during his divorce with Denise Richards. Richards claimed that on his way to the hospital for the birth of their child, Sheen placed a bet on a sporting event, over the phone. But eventually, Sheen gave up on gambling for good.

Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. Being a passionate card player, Ben Affleck likes to test his luck on various Poker and Blackjack games. Back in 2001, after losing thousands of dollars on poker, Ben checked himself into rehab to solve his excessive gambling problem. He is known for spending long hours on playing cards in land-based casinos and giving generous tips to the casino employees.

Matt Damon

Matthew Paige Damon is an American actor, film producer and screenwriter. He is ranked among Forbes magazine’s most bankable stars and is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. It has been revealed that in order to get prepared for his role as Mike McDermott in the movie “Rounders” about the underground world of high-stakes poker, Matt spent a huge amount of money on gambling.

Tobey Maguire

Tobey Maguire is an American actor and film producer. He gained recognition for his role as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy (2002, 2004, 2007). A few years ago, it was revealed that this Spider-Man star participated in an illegal gambling ring, taking part in high-stakes poker games with other Hollywood players.

Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson is a Canadian-American actress and model. Anderson is best known own for her appearances in Playboy magazine and for her work on the television series Home Improvement, Baywatch and V.I.P. She is well-known for enjoying poker games. There are rumours that she got married to a poker-pro Rick Salomon, after losing a bet against him.


So, the above-mentioned are the names of famous celebrities who have been reported to enjoy playing casino games. There are even examples of the ones who are addicted to gambling. So, which celebrity caught your attention?

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Name: Famous Celebrities Who Enjoy Gambling

Posted On: 04/04/2019

Author: Darren Henley