Celebrities and legal problems go hand-in-hand, especially in the day and age of social media. Rather than go into the dark and dicey legal issues of the Chris Browns of the world, we’d rather focus on the more absurd side of celebrity run-ins with the law. Here are 15 of the most ridiculous arrests involving major celebrities, all of which are too surreal to be believed.
Matthew McConaughey was arrested in his Austin, Texas home in 1999 for possession of drug paraphernalia. To make matters worse, the actor was discovered by police dancing nude and playing bongos. Charges were later dropped, though McConaughey did pay a $50 fine for violating noise ordinances with said loud bongo music.