5 Celebs With Criminal Records

Bruno Mars, Khloe Kardashian and more.

5 Celebs With Criminal Records

Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars, renowned for his enchanting voice and classic dance moves, had a brush with the law in 2010. While partying in Las Vegas, over 2.5 grams of cocaine were found in his hotel bathroom. Mars pleaded guilty to drug possession charges, resulting in a $2000 fine and 200 hours of community service. The incident served as a stark reminder to Mars that fame is fleeting, and since then, his career has been on an upward trajectory.

Khloe Kardashian

Reality star Khloe Kardashian, known to her family as “KoKo,” faced legal trouble in 2007 when she was charged with driving under the influence. After violating her probation terms, she was sentenced to 30 days in prison and enrolled in an alcohol treatment program. Despite the seriousness of the situation, her family found humour in it, even displaying a framed copy of her mug shot at home.

Felicity Huffman

Actress Felicity Huffman, known for her roles in “Desperate Housewives” and “American Crime,” faced criminal charges in 2019 for her involvement in a college admissions cheating scandal. Huffman was found guilty of paying $15,000 to a proctor to correct her daughter’s SAT answers. She served 14 days in prison, completed 250 hours of community service, and paid a $30,000 fine.

Stephanie Pratt

Stephanie Pratt, known for her role in “The Hills,” has had her share of legal troubles. At 20, she was arrested for second-degree theft and drug possession. In 2009, she was arrested again on suspicion of driving under the influence. Pratt views her arrests as a wake-up call, reminding her to stay grounded.

Larry King

Larry King, a respected journalist, faced grand larceny charges in 1971. Accused of stealing money from a friend and business partner, King was unable to secure work in media for some time after the case was dropped. However, he bounced back and went on to host the long-running CNN show, “Larry King Live.” His story serves as a reminder that anyone can face challenges, regardless of their status.