Contact Us

Celebs Who Are Left-Handed [PHOTOS]

Ethan Miller / Larry Busacca / Jason Merritt, Getty Images

Plenty of celebs and pop stars walk the left-hand path. That is, they use their left hand, which is by far the less dominant extremity among humans, to write, to sign autographs, to wave and to hold microphones.

In addition to being right-brained, lefties are a rare breed, because of their smaller numbers. Left-handedness has also been stigmatized due to its association with the devil, since the fallen angel Lucifer sat at the left hand of the father. Left is also “sinistra” in Latin, which translates to “sinister.”

Their uncommonness also makes lefties special — just ask Ned Flanders of ‘The Simpsons,’ who is the owner and operator of the ‘Leftorium’ lefty specialty store in Springfield.

In honor of left-handedness, we’ve rounded up a list of some of our favorite celeb southpaws.

Eminem is a lefty.

Ian Gavan, Getty Images

So is the sexy Scarlett Johansson.

Scar Jo
Tullio M. Puglia, Getty Images

They say lefties are super creative types… So no shock that Lady Gaga is a southpaw.

Pacific Coast News

Justin Bieber… Left-handed. We’re surprised that Beliebers haven’t taught themselves to orient left to be more like him!

Justin Bieber
Pacific Coast News

The Leader of the Free World and a celeb in his own right — Barack Obama — is a southpaw.

Sean Gallup, Getty Images

Jennifer Lawrence, the lead girl crush of 2013, is also a lefty.

Jennifer Lawrence
Tullio M. Puglia, Getty Images

They often say lefties are freaks, and Angelina Jolie was considered such in her wild child days!

Angelina Jolie
Pacific Coast News

Did ya know the former doyenne of daytime aka Oprah Winfrey is a lefty? Now ya do!

Oprah Winfrey
Adriane Jaeckle, Getty Images

’90s queen Julia Roberts also veers to the left.

Julia Roberts
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Funny gal Tina Fey? Yep, she’s a southpaw.

Tina Fey
Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

Hugh Jackman… Not right-handed.

Hugh Jackman
Chung Sung-Jun, Getty Images

Same for Sarah Jessica Parker.

J. Emilio Flores, Getty Images

Kate Hudson? Lefty!

Kate Hudson
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Nicole Kidman, too!

Nicole Kidman
Sergio Dionisio, Getty Images

Niall Horan is One Direction‘s left hander.

Niall Horan Left Handed
Ian Gavan, Getty Images

Next: See the Most Impactful Selfies of 2013

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Best of PopCrush

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for PopCrush quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!