Insurance policies are important especially for families in case the bread winner dies. But to celebrities, insurance policies are quite unusual.
They cover hair, legs, fingers, voice and even buttocks. Here are 10 over the top celebrity insurance policies with unbelievable payouts.
1. Heidi Klum’s flawless legs
When she began her modelling career, Heidi Klum took out an insurance policy worth $1.6 million.
The strangest thing about this policy is that Heidi’s right leg is insured for $200,000 more because of a scar on the left leg. Since the policy was instated, the coverage has risen to over $2 million.
2. America Ferrera’s smile
Aquafresh saw so much potential in this ugly Betty’s star that they insured her smile for $10 million in part to raise money for a Charity known as smiles for success.
3. Troy Polamalu’s Hair
Shampoo maker Proctor and Gamble also known as P & G insured this Steeler’s curly locks for $1 million after signing an endorsement deal with Head and Shoulders.
Troy Polamalu has not cut his hair in over 10 years and with such a price tag, he will not visit the barber anytime soon.
4. Mariah Carey Legs
After signing a deal with Gillette, Mariah Carey took a $1 billion in insurance cover for her legs. Her manager stated that her popularity made the policy necessary and since she was about to go on a tour, the investment on her legs was important.
5. David Beckham’s body
In 2004, David Beckham was the highest paid soccer player in history with most of his income source being endorsement deals due to his impeccable soccer skills. This is the major reason why he took out the highest personal insurance policy worth $195 million on his entire body. It insured against disfigurement, illness and injury.
6. Richard Keith Middle finger
Keith Richard is known for his unmatched guitarist skills. As a result, he saw it fit to insure his middle finger. -Not the hand but one finger in the middle that he insured for $1.6 million.
7. Jennifer Lopez Butt
Sometimes you cannot choose what bring in the money. For Jennifer Lopez, her singing and acting career has been immensely boosted by her butt. For this season, she has insured it for $27 million.
8. Dolly Parton’s breasts
This one is quite strange but to Dolly Parton, it is a lucrative decision. Besides her classic country hits, this singer is famous for irresistible bounce.
She has insured her pair of breasts for $3.8 million.
9. Shirley MacLaine, Alien Abduction
While this may sound absurd, Maclaine is not the only celebrity with an alien abduction insurance policy. The number of policy holders around the world is in tens of thousands.
According to Shirley MacLaine, she decided to take a policy worth $25 million against alien abduction after having witnessed several instances in her dreams.
10. Bruce Springsteen, voice
Bruce Spring is an American singer, songwriter and musician famous for his large collection of singles and studio albums. He has sold oer 65 million albums in the United States alone.
His voice is an American treasure and Lloyd’s, a British insurance agrees. He has taken an an insurance policy with the company worth $6 million for his pipes.