Letting It Out
Katy Perry revealed her struggles with depression when she did a near 100-hour live stream on YouTube. She said that she opened up about her issues because she wanted her fans to see her real self.
“If people can see that I’m just like them, they can dream just as big,” she said.
You probably know him from The Town, Baby Driver, or Mad Men, but you probably didn’t know that he struggled with depression after his father died when he was in college.
“We live in a world where to admit anything negative about yourself is seen as a weakness when it’s actually a strength. It’s not a weak move to say, ‘I need help,'” he told InStyle magazine.
Pop star Lady Gaga has dealt with depression and anxiety her whole life. She isn’t ashamed to admit her depression, and no one else should be. It’s important for people to talk about their depression, and Lady Gaga agrees.
“If we share our stories and stick together, we’re stronger,” she said.
Celebrities have their secrets too, and you might be caught off guard when you find out which ones have battled with depression.