Celebrities often face persecution especially from the media who keep an eye on every move they make.

In the United States, Christian celebrities are often on the top list of these trending issues. But amazingly they never lose heart, instead the more they are persecuted, the more they fix their eyes on Jesus.

Here are the top ten celebrities who overcame persecution for their Christian faith. 

“Consider it pure joy, my brothers, when you encounter trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance.” (James 1:2-3)