Hollywood is one of the biggest industries in the world with a minimum of 20L lead actors and another 80L supporting extras who work together in making phenomenal movies. Once you reach the pinnacle of your career, there is no looking back. With success kissing your feet, and your bank accounts flowing with cash, you have the opportunity to fulfil all your desires to your heart’s content even if it is collecting a room full of glasses, shoes or comic books! Celebrities have a their own interesting hobbies and love collecting unique things to please themselves. Here are 7 such celebrities and their absolutely unique collections that will make you say WOW!!
NICOLAS CAGE – COMIC BOOKS AND KNIVES
The man who simply seems to have stopped aging, is a big fan of comic books that he even named himself after one such character, Luke Cage a Marvel comic book star. Nicolas has collected a huge collection of rare comic books, although someone caught attention of his unique collection and stole almost 2000 books from it. After the recovery made, Cage put it up for auction at a record high of $2,161,000.
LEONARDO DICAPRIO – ACTION FIGURES
A true star with some of the most famous movies in his resume, Leonardo Di Caprio is a Hollywood actor who is loved for his golden heart and acting skills. The actor however, has an indifferent hobby of collecting small action figures, including right from Star Wars and He-Man to Planet of The Apes. He also auctioned some of his toys for charity and dedicated all the money to the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation.
JAY Z – WATCHES
One of the best and richest rappers in the music industry, Jay z has an equally interesting hobby of collecting watches. Apparently, his beautiful wife Beyonce gifted him the world’s most expensive watch, the Hublot Big Bang worth a $5 million. The rapper’s collection also includes a platinum Rolex Day Date II, TW Steel watch, a Richard Mille DLC Tourbillon and many more.
JOHNNY DEPP – BARBIE DOLLS
We all have loved him as Captain Jack Sparrow and there is no doubt, he is one of the most versatile Hollywood actors of all time. But did you know Johnny Depp has a hobby of collecting Barbies and small edition dolls of stars like Beyonce, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, Audrey Hepburn and many more. During an interview with The Blemish, he once mentioned, “I’ve played with a lot of Barbies and Kens for my kids. It’s actually one of the only things I’m good at,”.
TOM HANKS – TYPEWRITERS
Like the star he is, Tom Hanks shares a very different and unique hobby of collecting Typewriters. In an age of laptops and cellphones, the Oscar winning actor still loves the old typewriters and thinks them to be beautiful pieces of art. The actor is so in love with typewriters that he is planning to write a book comprising of short stories, all revolving around typewriters.
ROD STEWART – MODEL TRAINS
The famous British singer loves model trains and is believed to book a special room to simply set up the little models when he is on the tours. However at home, his entire basement is dedicated to his hobby and has permanent train set which is as big as a tennis court. Rod spends most of his free time building small models.
JAY LENO – CARS
Everybody loves Jay Leno, and Jay Leno loves cars. The celebrity has a huge collection of more than 130 cars and 93 motorcycles which fit perfectly in his enormous garage. Ranging from classic cars to the recent additions, Leno’s collection is absolutely out of the world. Moreover, he loves to take care of his collection himself and keeps them in the best condition.