This article was originally published in August, 2022.
Curious to learn how our beloved Disney movie stars and entertainers have used cannabis to tackle their career and personal challenges?
Whether they are actors or singers who made their mark as teenage idols or have since evolved into accomplished artists, here’s a list of those who voiced their support for cannabis over the years.
Destiny Hope Cyrus who legally changed her name to Miley Ray Cyrus in 2008, was the face of Disney Channel's “Hannah Montana” from 2006 to 2011. And fun fact: Dolly Parton is Miley Cyrus's godmother.
Since recreational marijuana became legal in California, Miley Cyrus has opened up about cannabis and the negative stigma that surrounds it.“I don’t smoke weed when I work, only in my downtime!" Cyrus told to The Sun in 2018. "When I’m just working I don’t think I function at my highest, most intelligent, most being-able-to-be-as-aware-and-as-present."
Actress, singer, writer, author, and entrepreneur Bella Thorne is another celebrity promoting the cannabis industry. The young philanthropist became an ambassador of DRIHP, eco-friendly hemp apparel and accessories brand, alongside models Rachel Cook and Jay Alvarrez. DRIHP hemp clothing line, launched by Clone Connect's founder Luke Dandrea, uses 1/20 of the amount of water used to grow and process traditional cotton fabrics.
Thorne, the "Life of a Wannabe Mogul" author and co-founder of Forbidden Flowers cannabis and CBD brand, has millions of fans on both Instagram and Twitter. Her influence on social media raises awareness of hemp as an alternative to other, less sustainable textiles. Thorne highlighted that hemp is …