There are actors who have won academy awards and yet have a very simple lifestyle. They are no showboats bewitched by the glamour industry, despite their top-drawer contributions. Their intellectual vanity supersedes their need to be snobbish fashion victims, thought they are surrounded by the razzle-dazzle all the time.
The Kuch Kuch Hota Hai's Anjali is a quintessential Bollywood diva that has come through in Bollywood feeling the need to wax her eyebrows and maintain her archetype individuality. She is not someone who flips through Harper's Bazaar or Vogue, instead is a voracious reader. Neither is she worried about fashionistas judging her fashion sense, nor is she willing to do anything about it. Her individuality is what makes her iconic and swim against the stream of Bollywood that is induced with glitter and flakiness.
Vidya Balan carries a sense of subtle sensuality that goes perfectly with her confidence. A personality so rich, it makes her extremely appealing, even if she wore a simple saree. Vidya Balan never tried to fit in the much hyped glamour quotient of Bollywood. In fact, she stood out beautifully with her simplicity. There's a certain vibrance in her smile that guarantees to make her look gorgeous, no matter what the attire.
Pacino is so haggardly dressed you wonder what has gotten into him to show up like that to events and press conferences. This actor who has a huge list of Hollywood blockbusters and known for his roles in Godfather, Scarface and Scent of a Woman, is hardly ever well groomed. But the world does not give heed to his appearance, as his presence is sufficient to make any occasion terrific. He refuses to dress in Gucci, or Ferragamo. Not that he has any aversions to fashion; his approach towards life is simpatico.
Media loves Meryl; they have been saying the nicest things about all her dÃ©modÃ© red carpet gowns and clothes she has been sporting. Veteran actors like her don't need fashion anyway. Fashion and style are some little vanities that get short changed in front of her performances. She is by far the most admirable actors in Hollywood. Every movie starring Meryl is a masterpiece of its own kind. No wonder everyone just loves her.
After losing his girlfriend in an accident while shooting for Matrix, Keanu turned into a recluse of sorts. There are many memes of depressed Keanu. He lives by a very simple philosophy, owns a small condo and lives a very simple life, unlike other celebrities. His philosophical bent of life is untouched by vanity.