Leonardo DiCaprioLeo Di-o has smoked on screen before, but has been sighted using e-cigarettes as recently as a couple of months ago. One of the earlier more famous photos of him vaporizing included him on a bicycle—from a distance he actually looked like he was biking and smoking an analogue.
Katherine HeiglGrey’s Anatomy star Katherine Heigl was first publicly shown vaping on David Letterman’s primetime national television show in 2010. As a smoker since the age of 25, she claimed that she had tried gum, cold-turkey, and prescription solutions for cessation, but ultimately landed on e-cigarettes.
Josh HarrisPhil Harris, Josh Harris, and Jake Anderson became well-known in television-viewing households after the success of their Discovery Channel program, “The Deadliest Catch”. Phil passed away in 2010 due to stroke incited by consistent smoking. Since then, Josh Harris has begun promoting e-cigarettes as a cessation tool to help others avoid the same
Johnny DeppWhile we’ll admit that Johnny Depp has not been confirmed to have actually switched to electronic cigarettes (he is a long-time smoker of analogues), he was the first actor in Hollywood’s history to vape on the silver screen. In his film “The Tourist” featuring Angelina Jolie, he explains:
“…it’s not a real cigarette – it’s electronic. It delivers the same amount of nicotine but the smoke is water vapor. Yeah, watch [puffs on the e-cig, taps it into hand to show there is no flame, before tucking it into his jacket pocket.]”