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Celebrities who have been blackmailed for crazy reasons

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 1 of 28: Most of the blackmailers sought to extort money from these celebrities, demanding fortunes so that personal photographs and videos, as well as accusations of misconduct, wouldn't be released. In other cases, they received death threats and were persecuted for no apparent reason. It's true that these celebrities' powerful status played in their favor and, in most cases, the blackmailers attempts were unsuccessful. Some have had to pay damages and some others have even been arrested.Click through the gallery to check out the stories of celebrities who were victims of blackmail.

Celebrities who have been blackmailed for crazy reasons

Most of the blackmailers sought to extort money from these celebrities, demanding fortunes so that personal photographs and videos, as well as accusations of misconduct, wouldn't be released. In other cases, they received death threats and were persecuted for no apparent reason.

It's true that these celebrities' powerful status played in their favor and, in most cases, the blackmailers attempts were unsuccessful. Some have had to pay damages and some others have even been arrested.

Click through the gallery to check out the stories of celebrities who were victims of blackmail.
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