Fay Wray

Fay Wray

Fay Wray Despite her Mormon ethnicity and family background, she was not a baptized member of the Church. By the time she was born, her mother was no longer a churchgoer.  Even in her youth, she considered herself a non-member, growing up among Latter-day Saints. ...
Mike Weir

Mike Weir

Mike Weir Although you may find articles online that state Mike Weir is LDS he is not a member of the church.  He did attend B.Y.U. Weir made the less obvious choice, opting for the Mormon university with a strict dress code and policies against drinking Coke, coffee...
Roseanne Barr

Roseanne Barr

Roseanne Barr Roseanne was born to a Jewish family in Salt Lake City, Utah.  From the age of 6 until she was 16 years old she was also active as a Latter-day Saint; however, because of conflict with her grandmother, she was not actually baptized.  In later years she...
Steve Martin

Steve Martin

Steve Martin The rumors regarding Steve Martin’s membership in the Church seem to stem from a ring he wore in a television interview in 1996. Some apparently thought that it was a CTR ring. Many people asked his public relations people many times, but they...
Larry King

Larry King

Larry King Larry King is an agnostic Jew, but he attends church occasionally with his wife, Shawn King, a “devout Mormon.” He has been friendly to the Church in the media, and he has interviewed President Gordon B....
Jewel

Jewel

Jewel She was born in Payson, Utah to Mormon parents. According to Jewel, she was “raised a Mormon until the age of eight.” She moved to Alaska with her father when her parents divorced, but the question of her own baptism remains a...
Melissa Harris-Perry

Melissa Harris-Perry

Melissa Harris-Perry Melissa Victoria Harris-Perry:  Television Host, Writer, professor, and Political Commentator. Melissa’s Ancestors were Mormons as discussed here Harris-Perry: Don’t dislike Romney because he’s a...
Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks Born in California, Tom Hanks grew up in what he calls a ‘fractured’ family. He moved around a lot, living with a succession of step-families. No problems, no abuse, no alcoholism, just a confused childhood.His step-mother, Winifred Hanks, was a...
Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley What do you think of when someone mentions Elvis Presley? What you probably don’t think of is his spiritual side, witnessed by notes he left in a Book of Mormon. While he was filming Blue Hawaii (1961), filmmakers used the Polynesian Cultural...
Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper His father’s name was Ether Moroni Furnier. Jay Evenson, who is the Deseret News’ editorial page editor and teaches an opinion writing class at BYU, interviewed him once. His family belonged to an offshoot of the LDS Church, but his father was...
Travis Barker

Travis Barker

Travis Barker He was drummer for Aquabats and Blink 182. Aquabats is a ska band that has had various Mormon members over the...
Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera Christina’s parents met at Brigham Young University and married in the Washington, D.C. Temple. They were divorced when she was seven. When she was nine, her mother was still receiving home teachers, but it is unclear if Christina herself was...

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