A list of some of our Celebrity Supporters.

Julie Marie Berman and puppy

Julie Marie Berman


Emmy-winning actress Julie Marie Berman, best known for her role on "General Hospital," has attended multiple Best Friends events, such as adoption weekend events, Strut Your ...

Kelly Wearstler, husband, two kids, and puppy

Kelly Wearstler

Interior Designer | Fashion Designer

For interior and fashion designer Kelly Wearstler, animal advocacy is always in style. Her support for Best Friends includes hosting a house party to spread the word about our work and attending the 2010 Super ...

Kevin Nealon

Kevin Nealon

Actor | Comedian

Using humor is an excellent way to engage an audience and educate in an informative, yet lighthearted way. One expert in this method is Kevin Nealon, the actor and comedian best known for his work on “Saturday Night Live” from 1986 to 1995 and his ...

Kristen Bauer van Straten and puppy

Kristen Bauer van Straten


Unlike the cold-hearted vampire she plays on the award-winning HBO series "True Blood," actress Kristen Bauer van Straten has a warm and loving heart, especially for animals. She's been extremely active advocating for Best Friends, serving as our ...

Laura Dern and dog

Laura Dern


Actress, producer and writer Laura Dern has been a long-time Best Friends supporter.  She filmed a public service announcement in the mid-1990s, attended benefits including Lint Roller fundraising events, and visited our

Linda Hunt reading Best Friends magazine

Linda Hunt


Though unable to attend the grand opening of the Best Friends Pet Adoption and Spay/Neuter Center in Los Angeles, Linda Hunt sent the following statement, "Since work keeps me from being able ...

Lisa Edelstein and dog

Lisa Edelstein

Actress | Producer

Lisa Edelstein, star of "House, MD", has been a long-time Best Friends supporter. She joined the Honorary Committee for our Los Angeles Lint Roller Party in 2000 and was involved with the event for years. She also visited our Sanctuary in Utah in ...

Maggie Q and her adopted dog

Maggie Q


Maggie Q's passion for animals helped to launch the monthly pet adoption segment on "Access Hollywood Live." The star of the CW television show "Nikita" and the film "Divergent", Maggie has attended our Lint Roller fundraiser and Pet Super ...

Michelle Beadle with her adopted dog

Michelle Beadle

Sports Reporter | TV Host

Michelle Beadle and her adopted dog, Henry, have joined Best Friends Animal Society’s Save Them All campaign, featuring celebrities posed with their very own rescued dogs and/or cats in support of the Save Them All call to action.

"There ...

Mike Rowe with his adopted dog Freddy

Mike Rowe

Television host

Mike Rowe and his equally scruffy sidekick, his adopted dog Freddy, have joined Best Friend Animal Society's Save Them All campaign to raise awareness about the importance of adopting pets from rescue groups and shelters rather than purchasing them ...