-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends ff8c072dd79a91c1300f032d674241a8d64367100ffb1f25fa3f9bec4a05319f
Kidzworld Logo

Celebrities Go Green (pg. 2)

Green Day

Their band name wasn’t picked with the environment in mind all those years ago, but these veteran rockers are no American idiots when it comes to being green. They've partnered with the Natural Resources Defense Council on a Move America Beyond Oil campaign, and have made a number of YouTube videos supporting environmental protection and smarter energy policies.

George Clooney

This Hollywood heavyweight not only earned an Oscar last year but also graced the cover of Vanity Fair's first green issue. In association with his award-winning role in Syriana, Clooney launched Oil Change, a campaign to end America's dependence on oil. To drive the point home, George can be seen out and about with his eco-friendly Tango electric car.

Cate Blanchett

New mom Cate was recently part of an ad campaign promoting Sydney's Earth Hour blackout, and she has also converted her own home to solar power. As co-artistic directors of the Sydney Theater Company, Cate and her husband plan to make the theater green and hope to power an entire theater season with alternative energy.

The Roots

This Grammy-winning hip-hop group loves animals, working with PETA on a campaign to Stop the Violence: Go Veg. The group also hosted a Pre-Grammy Jam & Green Carpet Bash, inviting fellow artists and friends to perform with them and raise awareness about green issues. As part of that event, they partnered with youth-focused group Global Inheritance to promote composting by giving away specially designed and autographed compost bins.

Leonardo DiCaprio

Since filming, The Beach in Thailand, Leo has been one of Hollywood’s most vocal environmental supporters. He often flies commercially instead of on polluting private jets, and drives himself around in a hybrid Toyota Prius. In 1998, he started the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation to promote environmental causes and lately he's been working on 11th Hour, an environmental documentary featuring interviews with global green leaders.

Related Stories:
0 Comments

Related Stories

Micro organicvsgreen micro
Earth Day is almost here and there are lots of ways to help the environment in your everyday life...
Micro toptengreencelebs micro
Lots of celebrities are trying to set an example by getting involved with environmental charities...
Hollywood is going green! Kidzworld takes a look at some celebs who are doing their part for the ...
Taking care of the earth is everybody's responsibility, even us athletes! The Kidzworld Coach lis...
F1113859937140

How Will You Spend Earth Day?

  • Plant flowers and trees.
  • Educate everyone about keeping our planet clean.
  • Watch movies about the outdoors and eat off recycled paper plates.
  • Clean up trash around my neighborhood.

Entertainment In The Forums

Annabeth808
Annabeth808 posted in Celebs:
Cedric diggory Harry potter
reply about 3 hours
popsyaune
popsyaune posted in Celebs:
WE CANT SAY WE HATE HIM CAUSE MOST OF US  DONT EVEN KNOW HIM IN PERSON.AND WE HAVE NO RIGHT TO JUDGE HI OF COURSE.  IM NOT A HUGE FAN OF HIS MUSIC AND STUFF. THATS ALL I CAN SAY ABOUT HIM
reply about 15 hours
Pinklilylane
Pinklilylane posted in Celebs:
Harry Potter! He is so cute. I want to kiss him. (probably shouldn't have said that :P) Lol. See u on the flip side!
reply about 16 hours
popsyaune
popsyaune posted in Celebs:
I DONT THINK SO
reply about 16 hours
Hamstergod
Hamstergod posted in TV Shows:
i love undertale and gravity falls AHHH I SHIP BOTH AHHHHHHHHHH
reply 1 day