15 Celebrities Who Lied Their Way to Fame
They can buy diamond earrings and deny, but we know they’re lying when their lips are moving. Peter Pan is rolling in his grave. Allison Williams, the daughter of shamed former anchor Brian Williams was in that made-for-TV musical adaptation of “Peter Pan.” Brian has been caught up in one of the biggest scandals of the news anchoring industry since he was caught lying about being in a helicopter that was hit by a grenade. He’s going to have to pray that Oprah comes back with a talk show so that he can make an appearance and apologize to America for his lies. Let’s see who else was lying their way to fame.
She was flying first class up in the sky and lying about having a baby with Josh Duhamel. Fergie once said, “People ask if I’m pregnant every time I fluctuate a few pounds. Like right now, I’m a couple pounds up. Sometimes I go a couple pounds down and I wear the clothes that are more fitted, but people kind of look at me because they’re expecting that it’s that time.” Josh was also denying it until she tweeted in 2013, “Josh & Me & baby makes three!”
Rick Ross had to defend his street cred when it was rumored that he used to be a corrections officer. The rumor turned out to be true! In 2014, Ross admitted to RapFix Live that he worked as a corrections officer. He wrote a rap about the experience saying it was just a job. “That particular line most definitely referred to me being a C.O. and that being a job and just understanding the grind and the hustle and anything else I may have done. It’s just a job, it’s a hustle.”
Kim Kardashian lied about her sex tape to at least one person. Nick Cannon told Howard Stern that she told him there was no tape when he dated Kim in 2006. She had already made the tape in 2003 with Ray J. The tape was released in 2007 and that was it. “We talked about this tape and she told me there was no tape. If she might have been honest with me I might have tried to hold her down and be like ‘That was before me’ because she is a great girl,” said Cannon.
He can’t stand under her umbrella. Chris Brown allegedly lied about his violent past with Rihanna. They were in Europe when Rihanna slapped Chris and he shoved her into a wall. Then, in an incident that was 3 weeks before the famous assault, they got into another fight. They were in Barbados while driving in a Range Rover. Brown got out of the car and broke the front driver and passenger side windows.
Bad Slater! Mario Lopez lied to his wife when she asked him about cheating. During an episode of “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” Ali Landry said, “he swore up and down it was not true. My little voice inside me was telling me that there’s something going on.” Mario Lopez had a bachelor party in Mexico during spring break before he married Ali and he said he was not man enough to abstain. A sister of Ali’s showed her the picture of Mario with another woman and their marriage lasted two weeks.
It’s hard to tell who is telling the truth. Shania Twain’s stepfather was a member of the Ojibwa tribe and it was once reported that Twain was of the Ojibwa. But then Twain said her biological father was part Cree. According to the Orlando Sentinel, Twain said, “I don’t know much how much Indian blood I actually have in me but as the adopted daughter of my father Jerry, I became legally registered as 50 percent North American Indian.”
In a Cosmopolitan inerview, Miley Cyrus said she was married to Liam Hemsworth. She referred to him as her “hubby” and said, “I’m so happy I’m married.” Then Hemsworth had his representative tell People Magazine that they were definitely not married. Then their engagement was called off and she’s with the son of Arnold Schwarzenegger now. They were snapping Instagram pics together and there were balloons and smiles. Maybe this will be better than the last time.
Brandy Norwood was Moesha and she’s gotta do what she’s gotta do like protect her reputation as the girl who had her own show and dated Usher. She got pregnant in 2002 at the age of 23 and said that she had married the music producer Robert Smith the previous year. Norwood and Smith separated after the baby was born. In 2004, Smith said he and Brandy were never legally married and he never loved her in a romantic way.
If you wanna be a Spice Girl’s son’s lover, you probably shouldn’t lie about your love life. Chloe Grace Moretz said she was too young to be in a relationship and then days later was seen dating Brooklyn Beckham, son of Posh Spice. They met at Paris Fashion Week and have the same group of friends in Los Angeles. “It’s a tough age to fall in love: people change so quickly. I don’t want to have to feel like I have to watch my step,” said Moretz.
Ellen DeGeneres played a clip for Selena Gomez showing her saying that she thought of Justin Bieber as a little brother. DeGeneres had her in the hot seat and everybody knew what was going on! “You were trying to hide it still, right? But now you’ve made it public. you went to the Vanity Fair party and made me a fool.” Nobody makes Ellen a fool. Watch your steps carefully, Selena.
Somebody was lying and only Vivica A. Fox or Kenya Moore know who it was. During “Celebrity Apprentice,” a tweet about menopause was sent out from Vivica’s phone and Vivica claimed somebody stole her phone. Geraldo Rivera went on “Good Morning America” and claimed he saw criminal activities involving fellow contestant Kenya. Vivica had some nasty things to say about Kenya on Twitter as well, calling out her alleged drug use.
He can afford to fly first class up in the sky but he’ll just rent a plane. Justin Bieber posted a photo of him in a brand new jet in 2014 on Instagram. He said he got it as a gift for himself. Then TMZ discovered that he did not purchase it. He only chartered it for a holiday flight from Canada to New York City. The jet costs $60 million which would have significantly reduced Bieber’s estimated $200 million fortune.
It’s what we don’t know about their relationship that could really shock us. Hank Baskett allegedly told his wife Kendra that there were no recordings between him and Ava Sabrina, the woman he had a rendezvous with. A leaked audio recording came up revealing that Hank offered to pay Ava $5,000 for an intimate session with her. “I didn’t know whether to yell at him, scream at him, cuss at him, throw him out,” said Kendra on her show “Kendra On Top.”
Leave it to Dr. Phil to sort out the mess between Mama June and her children. Mama June’s oldest daughter, Anna, revealed that Mama June was lying about her finances. Anna was shown a clip of June saying that Anna was given a cashier’s check with money she earned from the show. “Never got that check,” said Anna. Their show “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” was cancelled after June was caught in bed with the child molester Mark McDaniel.
Lance Armstrong was that famous guy on a bicycle. Now he’s that infamous guy who lied about using drugs while on his bicycle. He was fined $10 million for lying about using performance-enhancing drugs during his time competing in Tour de France. SCA Promotions released a statement saying that it was the largest award of sanctions assessed against an individual in American judicial history. He even broke records the immoral way.