Mental illness has become a common issue but even then people do not open up and accept it in public. Celebrities have been also suffering from mental illness since ages but they have made it a point to break the social stigma. Here are 15 celebrities who spoke about their mental illness and helped people overcome these illnesses with courage. Watch out for their inspiring quotes.
1. Leonardo DiCaprio – Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Yes, he is handsome, extremely talented and successful but while filming The Aviator, he gave way to OCD that was already there and got highlighted during the film shoot.
“I remember my makeup artist and assistant walking me to the set and going, ‘Oh God, we’re going to need 10 minutes to get him there because he has to walk back and step on that thing, touch the door and walk in and out again’. It literally drove me nuts a lot of the time. And it lasted for a couple of months after filming and still is.”