Celebrities are often in the center, and the media and their fans watch and judge everything they do with great interest. Some famous people use their power to try to make the world a better place, while others have been criticized for acting in strange ways.
Theft is one bad habit that has gotten a lot of famous people into trouble over the years. The world of famous theft has seen it all, from jewelry heists to shopping sprees. No matter what happened, these events have had a big effect, with many of the celebrities involved facing legal consequences, backlash from the public, and lasting damage to their reputations.
These scandals, which involve well-known celebrities like Winona Ryder and Lindsay Lohan as well as politicians and sports who aren’t as well-known but just as scandalous, give an interesting look at celebrity culture and the effects of fame and money.
1. Winona Ryder
The well-known American actress Winona Ryder garnered media attention in 2001 after being detained for shoplifting at a Saks Fifth Avenue store in Beverly Hills, California. She had been captured on security cameras attempting to steal expensive clothing, handbags, and accessories worth thousands of dollars.
The event caused a media frenzy, with many wondering why a wealthy actress with a great career would turn to theft.
Ryder has now come up about the incident, blaming it to the pressures of celebrity and the challenges of navigating Hollywood as a young woman, despite the severe effects on her personal and professional life.
The scandal happened in 2014 when a video filmed in an elevator showed Solange, Beyonce’s sister, assaulting her brother-in-law, Jay-Z. Beyonce also watched the video but did not say anything. Although Solange had declared everything was fine in the family, however, Beyonce pointed out something in her later song ‘Flawless’, in which the line goes: “Of course sometimes sh*t go down when there are a billion dollars on an elevator”
3. Ariana Grande
Ariana Grande was caught on a captured video she and her boyfriend play a little game ‘Truth or Dare’ and challenge each other to lick the doughnuts, where they weren’t tend to buy. The video at that time leaked and left a big impact on the star because of her insensitive manner
4. Reese Witherspoon’
The actress Reese Witherspoon once arrested by DUI while she was driving with her husband. That was her lucky day cause the story was filmed in a video and leaked after that. In the video, she played a game showing her fine identity, shouting in the police face: ‘I’m an American citizen’ but there was in vain. The celebrity and her husband later were detained for a while and she expressed this incident with her deeply embarrassment in publicly
5. Kate Moss
The Supermodel has ruined her career by her very hand when she was placed in 2005’s front page of a London newspaper featuring her sniffing drugs. Her career path soon enough collapsed when a bank of big brands as Chanel, Burberry, and H&M turned their back upon the star all at once, after seeing this bad picture.
6. Michael Richards
Michael Richards took the whole world by storm once he was caught on a video using racist words offended when an audience made a fuss at the comedy club. By this way, Michale Richards has driven his reputation on a dead-end.
7. Miley Cyrus
Instead of celebrating her 18th birthday with cake and candles, Miley Cyrus wanted to marked her big milestone of taking a step to smoking Salvia, an illegal materials to prove her grown up. This turned out a huge mistake in her life because she has given a lot of stones after one friend released a video she and friend relaxed. And that was a messy period of Miley before she decided to sit back focusing more on her singing career and live a peaceful life.