25 Celebrities With Extra Or Missing Body Parts

Ashton Kutcher

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We don’t ever think about celebrities imperfections, but some of Hollywood’s biggest A-list stars grew up with strange and unusual physical deformities. Some are embarrassed bout them, others fully embrace them. Take Ashton Kutcher for example. He was born with webbed toes.

“When everything else is this good-looking something’s gotta be messed up!”

Click next to see what other celebrities have unique deformities and the stories behind them.

1. Karolina Kurkova
Karolina Kurkova

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Is missing a belly button and has it photoshopped in.

When Victoria’s Secret model Kurkova was just an infant, she needed an operation. Many of the magazines and catalogs that bare her belly button add a belly button to her in the photo retouching department. She may have had an umbilical hernia as a child which distorted the belly button.

“Some have no belly button as a result of the surgery needed to correct abdominal problems at birth, often either an umbilical hernia, or a condition known as gastroschisis–born with the stomach and intestines poking through a hole in the abdominal wall.”

 

2. Ke$ha

Kesha

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She was born with a tail and wishes her parents kept it.

When Ke$ha was born she had a vestigial tail that was about a quarter of an inch long. Most people are embarrassed about strange or unusual deformities but Kesha wishes she still had it.

“I had a tail when I was born. It was a tiny tail, about a quarter of an inch, then they chopped it off and stole my tail. That was when I was little. I’m really sad about that story.”

 

3. Tina Fey

Tina Fey

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Has a scar from someone attacking her when she was playing in her front yard.

When Fey was only five-years-old, a man walked up to her front yard and violently cut her cheek. The scar goes from below her cheek bone to under her upper lip. Scenes are often shot from the right side of her face. She thought someone had just marked her with a pen at first.

“It’s impossible to talk about it without somehow seemingly exploiting it and glorifying it.”

While it would be a traumatizing experience, Tina Fey doesn’t seem to be too affected by this childhood scarring.

 

4. Seal

Seal

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Facial scars from a medical condition called discoid lupus erythematosus.

Seal had a discoid lupus erythematosus, an autoimmune disease which affected the skin above the neck. It usually affects children at a young age.

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Seal opened up about his condition and how he came to appreciate the scars. “I got really depressed about [the scars] at first, as you can understand. Now I really like them. If I could design something, I don’t think I could do it better.”

 

5. Megan Fox

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Blames her mother for eating cans of tuna for the weird thumbs.

The supermodel has clubbed thumbs. Brachydactyly type D and is a condition where the thumbs are much shorter and wider compared to the other fingers.

In an interview with Jay Leno, she blamed her mom for eating tuna every day.

“I was wondering if that was what happened to my thumbs,” Fox joked. “They’re weird and they’re very fat.”

 

6. Taye Diggs

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Born with 12 fingers.

Taye Diggs was born with an extra finger on each hand. He had them removed when he was child.

“My mom told me they asked her if she wanted to let the digit grow or to remove it, and they removed it. But I could have been really handy.”

 

7. Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi

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Seven inch scar from a car accident.

Top Chef star and judge was in a car accident when she was 14. The seven-inch scar runs between her elbow and shoulder. Her right arm was shattered and her right hip was fractured in the accident. She was able to regain the use of both her arm and her leg several months after.

“My body is a blueprint of my life, of every tragedy — emotional or physical.”

Later on, she admitted she actually loves her scar, “I love it because it makes me a person who has an interesting past, and it reminds me that I can survive any pain.”

 

8. Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis

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Has different colored eyes because one eye was blind.

Mila Kunis was actually blind in one eye for years because of a chronic iritis. The medical condition causes inflammation of the iris and caused her eyes to be two different colors.

As a  result she has blurry vision and even developed cataract in her eyes which caused them to become different colors.  She eventually got them surgically corrected.

“I was blind in one eye for many years, and nobody knew.”

 

9. Jennifer Garner

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Has an overlapping pinkie toe.

Jennifer Garner has a brachymetatarsia. One of the bones in the foot is too short and causes it to overlap the other digits.

“Beauty comes from a life well lived. If you’ve lived well, your smile lines are in the right places, and your frown lines aren’t too bad, what more do you need?”

 

10. Vince Vaughn

Vince Vaughn

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Missing part of his thumb because of a car accident.

When the star was only 17-years-old, he got into a car accident and lost the end of his right thumb.

 

11. Denzel Washington

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Has a crooked pinky finger because of a basketball accident.

When Washington was very young he broke his finger. It wasn’t set properly and healed 45 degrees outward from his other fingers. His finger is still crooked and bends at the bottom knuckle outward away from the rest of his other fingers.

“When my kids were young they would ask me ‘Daddy, can you show my friends the magic finger?'”

You would think he has enough money to fix it, but I supposed freaking out his kids’ friends is more fun and cost a lot less.

 

12. Harry Styles

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Styles was born with four nipples.

One Direction singer revealed he has four nipples on his chest. But he doesn’t seem to self-conscious about them.

“I don’t look like a cow or anything,” he said. “I must have been a twin, but the other one went away and left its nipples behind.”

 

13. Andy Garcia

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Was a conjoined twin before surgically being removed.

Garcia was born with a conjoined twin attached to his shoulder. Unfortunately, his twin did not survive. Garcia now has a scar from when doctors surgically removed the unformed fetus.

 

14. Dan Aykroyd

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Admits he’s a mutant with webbed feet.

Ghostbusters actor has two sets of middle toes that are webbed on both feet.

“I’m an actual genetic mutant. It’s much a part of me.”

He even showed off his webbed feet in a video showing two of the toes on each foot are webbed together to the top knuckle. One in every 3000 people has a form of webbed feet.

 

15. Stephen Colbert

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Makes fun of his own deafness.

When Colbert was just a child, he suffered from a ruptured eat drum leaving him deaf in his right ear. He had a surgery that was meant to fix a perforated eardrum but it damaged his inner ear.

“I had this weird tumor as a kid,” Colbert told The New Yorker, “and they scooped it out with a melon baller.”

Colbert doesn’t let it affect him too much. “This is just a prop,” he told David Letterman. “It doesn’t work at all.”

 

16. Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg

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His third nipple is his prized possession.

In an interview with the Rolling Stone, Markie Mark revealed he also has an extra nipple. The scientific name is a supernumerary nipple.

While most people would be embarrassed of having a third nipple, Wahlberg has “come to embrace it. That thing’s my prized possession.”

It even made an appearance in the film Shooter.

 

17. Matthew Perry

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Keep your fingers away from the door.

Missing part of his finger. The Friends star lost the tip of his middle finger when it got jammed in a door. His grandfather accidentally shut the car door on his finger when he was little.

It doesn’t seem to bother him too much and he still has complete control of the finger, he just didn’t have a fingernail where it should be.

 

18. Forest Whitaker

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He was born this way.

The Oscar winner revealed to Esquire Magazine that his lazy left eye is due to genetics. “My dad had it and now I have it.” He has considered having surgery to correct it, not for cosmetic reasons, but because he says it affects his vision.

“I don’t really think about this eye, other than the times people talk about it, or when people take photographs of me sometimes they might say stuff about it. I don’t think it makes me look bad or anything. It just is.”

 

19. Tilda Swinton

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Proud of her witch’s mark.

The eccentric but talented Tilda Swinton was born with a third nipple. She has even said that she is “proud” of her “witch’s mark.”

The British actress chose not to have it surgically removed and fully embraces her quirky supernumerary nipple.

 

20. Gerard Butler

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Gerard Butler is no Dumbo.

The 300 star has an errant ear. After having surgery to correct tinnitus, which mangled her ear. It didn’t heal properly and now sticks out.

During the filming of Tomb RaiderButler needed to shave his head. Makeup artists “literally had to glue [his ear] back,” so that it wasn’t sticking out.

 

21. Joaquin Phoenix

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You can barely notice his cleft lip when he’s talking.

The gifted actor from Gladiator and Her was born with a mild form of a cleft lip. He has the scar as a result.

Microform cleft can appear as small as a dent in part of the lip or look like a scar from the lip up to the nostril. One in 600 American children is born with it.

Phoenix has said the scar was an act of God, “while pregnant with him, his mother felt a sharp pain one day, and he was born with a mark on his lip.”

 

22. Drew Carey

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He might show you his sixth toe if the price is right.

In his autobiography, Dirty Jokes and Beer: Stories of the Unrefined, the comedian revealed he was born with six toes on his right foot.

An individual with polydactyly is also said to have supernumerary digits. The condition can also be bilateral, where each foot has an extra toe, or it can be unilateral where only one foot has an extra toe.

 

23. Patricia Heaton

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Lost her belly and her belly button when she had a tummy tuck.

Another actress who has a no belly button. Heaton did have one, but she had several c-sections and a tummy tuck surgeries which got rid of her navel.

“I had a big ridge of scar tissue. My belly button was herniated. Then there was that skin that hung there. It didn’t work to suck it in. It wouldn’t have mattered if I had done 1,000 sit-ups.”

 

24. Gemma Arterton

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You can still make out the scars on her fingers.

Arterton was actually born with extra fingers on each hand. The polydactyly runs in her family. Shortly after she was born, the doctor who delivered her “tied off the extra fingers with sutures and they fell off, leaving just small scars,” Arterton said.

For Gemma, the extra digits didn’t contain any bone and were next to her pinky fingers.

“It’s my little oddity that I’m really proud of. People are really interested but repulsed at the same time.”

 

25. Daryl Hannah

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She lost her finger getting water from a well at her grandma’s house.

When Hannah was only a little girl, she put her hand too close to a water-well pulley at her grandmother’s house and lost her index finger. Hannah wears a prosthetic finger in most of the movies she films.

Because it was the 1960s, doctors didn’t even try to restore the finger and opted to stitch up the wound instead. Hannah wears a prosthetic finger in most of the movies she films.

 

26. Shailene Woodley

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Enough with the monkey business.

Woodley has prehensile hands and feet, allowing her to move and manipulate her digits anyway she wants.

While she on the Conan show, she showed she could clasp her feet with Conan and talked about being able to pick things up with her feet like a simian.