As awards season rains down upon us, it’s that time of year when the industry bestows honors on all the hard work of the thousands who engage in the business and art of making movies. None of the collective talent is more glamorous than the actors who look larger than life on the big screen. Only a lucky few will snag the top prize for acting. And while it’s true they’ve all worked hard to get there, it’s good to be reminded that there have been stoners who’ve reached the top level of the acting profession, both past and present. Often thought of as lazy, these thespians show that smoking weed doesn’t necessarily have to get in the way of a productive career.
Whether recognized during the 2017 awards season or not, these thespians dispel the myth of the “lazy stoner.”