However it looks like a new trend is emerging in Tinseltown....and it doesn't involve pets in handbags or crazy baby names!
It's bilingualism. Yes our beautiful Hollywood friends are out to prove that they are more than just a bunch of pretty faces, they have the brains to match.
Here are 10 celebrities leading the way in this new fad.
1: Mila Kunis - Russian.
|Mila moved to the US at 7yrs old|
and grew up bilingual.
2: Sandra Bullock - German.
|Sandra's mother was a German|
3: Gwyneth Paltrow - Spanish.
|Gwyneth spent a year in Spain|
as an exchange student.
4: Natalie Portman - Hebrew.
|Natalie was born in Israel. She also|
speaks: French, Japanese, German
5: Bradley Cooper - French.
|Bradley spent 6 months in |
6: Colin Firth - Italian.
|Colin started learning Italian|
when he started dating his
7: Charlize Theron - Afrikaans.
|A native of South Africa, |
Afrikaans is actually her
8: Shakira - Many languages!
|Shakira's native language is Spanish,|
she is fluent in English & Portuguese.
She also speaks: French, Catalan
9: Kim Cattrall - German.
|Kim used to live in Frankfurt with|
her husband in the 80's.
10: Johnny Depp - French.
|Johnny used to live in France|
with Vanessa Paradis.
There are of course others such as Ben Affleck (Spanish), Jodie Foster (French), Zoe Saldana (Spanish), Diane Kruger (German) and Joseph Gordon-Levitt (French).
There you have it, bilingualism is officially great and on-trend, so what are you waiting for? Follow suit and start learning a language - its easy!