20 Celebrities Who Have Taken a Break From Social Media

In an age where social media dominates both personal and professional spheres, the decision to disconnect isn’t taken lightly, even for celebrities. Despite the allure of constant connectivity and instant fame, a growing number of high-profile actors and musical artists have chosen to bid farewell to the digital realm. Whether driven by privacy concerns, mental health considerations, or simply a desire for a more authentic existence beyond the screen, these departures underscore the complexities of navigating fame in the digital era. With that in mind, here’s a look at 20 celebrities who’ve stepped away from the social media spotlight and their reasons for doing so.

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1. Miley Cyrus

July 12, 2018, is a day that could live in infamy but probably won’t. That was, of course, the day Miley Cyrus’ fans all woke up to discover her Instagram account had been wiped clean! What gave? Although she never came out and explained the decision, an insider reported that Cyrus was looking for a change in her life, and when she returned to social media, she would do so as a new Miley. That day came on November 21, 2022, a day that could also live in infamy, but it’s doubtful.