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IN Celebrities ON 19 Aug, 2015
We believe that superstars live in their own world, the glamour world, where all they do is look pretty and everything. They only act for money and don't care about anything else. To prove this very theory wrong, we bring to you, examples of superstars showing generosity towards what we call the normal people.
Their acts of humanity are sometimes even termed publicity stunts, but we cannot turn down the fact at all, that most of the superstars are big-hearted. These stories will restore your faith in humanity for sure.
Who doesn't know captain, Jack Sparrow? Johnny Depp always carries his Jack Sparrow costume while travelling and visits children's hospital wearing it.
Jon Bon Jovi, the singer of "It's my life", owns a restaurant that doesn't have menu prices. They accept whatever you can give and if you can't, you can always volunteer in the kitchen.
J.K. Rowling, author of the famous Harry Potter series is known also for her generosity. She lost her billionaire status by donating money to charity. Not only this, she had put a few characters in the series based on people she met in her real life.
Yes, the world is not a wish-granting factory and all your whims and fancies will not turn true, but some definitely will. Some people make the effort to go ahead and work for your wish and John Cena, the famous WWE player holds the title of most wishes granted for the foundation "Make A Wish".
One of the most non-controversial actors, Keanu Reeves does a lot for others. He donated the $75 million he received from Matrix sequels to the SFX team. He also bought the entire stunt crew of Harley Davidson.
Once Tupac received a letter from the parents of a terminally ill kid, saying it was their kid's last wish to meet Tupac. He flew all the way over and also named his company after the kid.
On countless occasions, Russel Brand has been seen with the homeless, chatting with them, taking them for lunch or similar gestures. He takes them to shows he himself attends and gives them t-shirts as well.
The Hangover actor gave 87-year-old Elizabeth "Mimi" Haist a shelter when she was homeless. He also takes her to premiers of the sequels of the movie and she is often mistaken to be his girlfriend.
A kid once was dressed up in Halloween costume, looking totally like the description of Harry Potter. Emma Watson aka Hermione Granger met him and sadly he didn't recognise her. She smiled and had no grudges against the kid.
Tom Hanks, multiple times Oscar-winner didn't mind it when a fan asked to pose for pictures in a pizza place. For pictures. Hanks did and he did a fairly well job, as usual.