PETA’s Sexiest Vegan Celebrities of 2014: Thandie Newton and David Haye Nab Top Honours!
They’re two of the most accomplished stars in their respective fields, and now BAFTA Award winner Thandie Newton and former World Heavyweight Champion David Haye have another accolade to their names: They’re PETA UK’s Sexiest Vegan Celebrities of 2014!
David gave up eating animal products at the beginning of this year and was immediately open about his reasons for doing so. “I watched a TV documentary about how animals are farmed, killed and prepared for us to eat”, he explained. “I saw all those cows and pigs and realised I couldn’t be a part of it any more. It was horrible. I did some research to make sure I could still obtain enough protein to fight and, once satisfied that I could, I stopped. I’ll never go back.” Thandie agrees. She’s stated, “I don’t want any kind of suffering of any living form .… Animals are being pumped full of growth hormones which are then getting fed to our kids. And it’s affecting the water, environment”. And drawing a parallel between humans and all animals, the mother of three tweeted:
PETA’s Sexiest Vegan Celebrities title is bestowed each year to recognise celebrities for their efforts in promoting compassion for animals – while demonstrating how healthy plant-based eating can be. If you’re ready to follow their lead and help animals and the environment and also improve your health, it’s time to go vegan. Order our free vegan starter kit today!