It’s hard to keep a secret in Hollywood. With constant media scrutiny, tabloid headlines and up-to-the-minute updates on social media, even the most hush-hush celeb facts are pretty well-known. That being said, there are always a few hidden gems that just seem to slip through the cracks every now and then. And to honor these lesser-known tidbits, we’ve scrounged up the most shocking celebrity facts that we could find. Get ready to have your mind blown.
1. Chris Kirkpatrick: If at first you don’t succeed, try again.
2. All right, all right, all right! Matthew McConaughey really loves his food. Really.
3. Leonardo DiCaprio could have lit the black flame candle.
4. Rebel Wilson owes her career to a deadly disease. (Seriously.)
5. Taylor Swift’s first job involved bugs. A lot of them.
6. Kesha: living proof that you can’t judge a book by the amount of its glitter.
7. Before she was Katniss, Jennifer Lawrence was kiiind of a snobby little princess.
8. Bruno Mars was not actually named after a planet.
9. Sarah Jessica Parker’s family history is just a little spooky.
10. Harry Styles, that’s what makes you beautiful.