5 Stars Who Use Decoys
Sometimes you just need a lookalike
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Aug 30, 2014 8:30 AM CDT
Katy Perry arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif.   (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

(Newser) – Being rich and famous is great, but sometimes celebrities don't want to be hounded. SheFinds rounds up nine celebrities who've used decoys. A sampling:

  • Katy Perry used a friend as a body double at an Australian airport.
  • Madonna used multiple lookalikes during her MDNA tour.

  • Even baby Prince George reportedly has his own decoy...
  • ...as does baby North West. A decoy that cost $500,000, that is.
  • Lady Gaga tried to use a decoy in 2012 to to exit her tour bus, but the "lookalike" didn't actually look like Gaga.
Click for the complete list, including an entire band currently looking for decoys.

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Russell's Teapot
Aug 31, 2014 7:57 PM CDT
Self-important a-holes!
People_Suck
Aug 30, 2014 6:03 PM CDT
If wonder if they are plastic ducks or geese.
DrAndy
Aug 30, 2014 11:29 AM CDT
Luckily, most of us wouldn't be confused for a celebrity decoy.