June 2009

8 Famous Mormons

I’m not a Christian—at least not in the traditional sense—but I have many Christian friends (I do live in the Bible belt, after all). I grew up with one friend who was a Mormon, and I have recently met another wonderful woman who is also a Mormon.

I don’t know many Mormons otherwise (at least that I know of), and I never really hear about the religion (it’s all Southern Baptists around here, pretty much!). This got me wondering, how many Mormons are there—it turns out there are millions!—and are there many famous Mormons?

It turns out there are a ton of famous Mormons! Here are just a few:

Amy Adams, the cutie of Disney’s Enchanted among other dazzling performances, was raised Mormon, though she no longer practices the faith.