Comedian Russell Brand, who has been a vegetarian since the age of
14, has now become the PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity of 2011.
The Hollywood funnyman has beaten the likes of Joaquin Phoenix,
Natalie Portman, Olivia Wilde and Anne Hathaway and shared this
year's title of PETA with Kristen Wiig.
Russell Brand recently appeared on the talk show 'Live! With
Regis and Kelly', where he explained that he does not even consume
fish oil. He said, "I'm vegetarian. I think it's cruel to squeeze
oil out of a fish... Cause they're lovely little guys, aren't they?
You shouldn't eat animals; it's mean to them!"
Shania Twain was the first star to be named as Sexiest
Vegetarian Alive by PETA in 2001. Bob Harper and Olivia Wilde had
shared last year's title. Bob Harper, Leona Lewis, Carrie
Underwood, Kristen Bell, Chris Martin, Josh Hartnett, Tobey Maguire
and Natalie Portman have also been given this title in the