Celebs Insure the Darnedest Things

Did you know that you can get other insurance policies besides home, auto, health, life, etc.? Celebrities in particular are acutely aware of such policies as many of them have had some interesting things insured over the years.

  • Legendary musician and dancer Fred Astaire had each of his legs insured for $75,000 and his arms for $25,000.
  • Mariah Carey and Taylor Swift both have their legs insured. Mariah for an alleged $1 billion (yes that’s “billion” with a “b”) and Taylor has hers insured for $40 million!
  • Another set of legs, this time on the body of world-famous footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, is insured for only $144 million. Only.
  • Rumor has it that Julia Roberts has her smile insured for $30 million.
  • When America Ferrera, famous for her portrayal of the character Ugly Betty, was a spokesperson for Aquafresh, her smile was insured by the company for $10 million.
  • While filming the James Bond movie, Quantum of Solace, Daniel Craig insured his entire body for $9.5 million.
  • Even vocal chords can be insured as Bruce Springsteen had his for $6 million.
  • Even your derriere can be covered like Kylie Minogue did for hers. Her butt is insured for $5 million.
  • Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards insured his hands for $1.6 million through the famous Lloyd’s of London.
  • Finally, not to be outdone, Dolly Parton had her breasts insured for $600,000!