16 Interesting Facts About Demi Moore

Demi Moore, is an American actress who came into limelight, after being part of a group of peers who were dubbed the “Brat Pack.” In the 80s and early 90s, she prevailed herself among the leading ladies. Here are some interesting facts about Demi Moore you may not know.

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1. Early life and family

little demi mooreDemetria Guynes or Demi Moore was born on November 11, 1962, in Roswell, New Mexico. Her father, Charles Foster Harmon, Sr., left her mother, Virginia Beverly, before she was born. Her stepfather, Danny Guynes was a newspaper advertising salesman, who committed suicide in 1980, 2 years after separating from her mother.
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2. Educational background

Demi Moore youngMoore attended Fairfax High School in Los Angeles, but didn’t complete her graduation there, instead, worked as a pin-up model.
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3. Her acting inspiration

Nastassja Kinski
Nastassja Kinski

When she was living with her first husband, Freddy Moore, actress Nastassja Kinski lived right next door to them. She inspired Demi to move into acting.
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4. One of the richest actress

She is regarded as the first actress to reach $10 million mark salary, and got $12.5 million to star in Striptease. She has a net worth of $150 million, out of which she got $90 million, after divorce from Bruce Willis.
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5. Arsenal FC fan

demi mooreDemi Moore is a big fan of Arsenal Football Club, and loves to watch their home games whenever she is in London.
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6. Strange beauty secret

In 2008, she went to Austria, to have a leech therapy to help her fight aging.
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7. Among the best dressed couple

demi and ashtonIn 2007, Demi and her then husband Ashton Kutcher were #6 Best Dressed Couple in the World in a poll by Vanity Fair Magazine.
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8. Doll collector

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She is considered as the world’s most high-profile doll collector, and her favorite is the Gene Marshall fashion doll. She also had a separate house to shelter her 2,000 dolls.
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9. Success in production

DEMI MOOREShe owns a production company called Moving Pictures, which made movies like Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery(1997) and its sequels Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) and Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002).
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10. She’s a vegan

She credits vegan diet and yoga for her looks. Her raw food diet is made up of 75% uncooked ingredients which provides nutrition and vitamins.
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11. Big fan of Susan Boyle

Susan Boyle
Susan Boyle

She’s a big fan of Susan Boyle, a Scottish singer who was a contestant on the Britain’s Got Talent of 2009. When she wrote about her on Twitter, her millions of followers helped to turn Boyle into a global megastar.
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12. Life’s turn around

In the movie, St. Elmo’s Fire of 1985, she was given the role of a coke addict party girl. For that, she had to sign an agreement specifying that she would stop her own alcohol and drug abuse, which turned her life.
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13. Replaced Madonna

demi moore versaceDemi Moore replaced Madonna as the latest face for the Versace fashion house in 2005-2006 campaign when she was booked by Italian designer Donatella Versace.
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14. DNA Foundation

DNA foundationIn 2009, she along with her then husband Ashton Kutcher launched The Demi and Ashton Foundation (DNA), against child sexual slavery.
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15. Personal life

In 1980, she married singer Freddy Moore, but divorced in 1985. In 1987, she married her second husband, actor Bruce Willis, and have 3 daughters, but divorced in 2000. In 2005, she married actor Ashton Kutcher, who is 15 years younger, and divorced in 2013.
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16. Awards received

Demi MooreShe won various awards, such as: People’s Choice Awards, MTV Movie Award, Academy of Science Fiction Award, Hollywood Film Award, Independent Spirit Award, etc. She is also one of the few people who have won back to back awards at the Razzies. She won Worst Actress of 1997 for her performances in the films The Juror and Striptease, then again the next year for her role in G.I. Jane.
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