Sexy Silver-Haired Stars

Nervous about going gray? These stylish stars show there's always a silver lining.


September 16, 2010 3:00 PM
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Kate Moss

The supermodel is only 36, so why is she already sporting silver? Well, she dyed gray streaks — a definite trend at recent Paris runway shows — into her hair for the launch of her Longchamp handbag collection.

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Lady Gaga

At just 24, the pop phenomenon — who has been setting the trends for avant-garde, out-there fashion — has worn just about every wig she can get her hands on, including this mature mane.

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Carmen Dell'Orefice

At 79, she's one of the oldest working supermodels — and one of the best-looking silver-haired sirens.

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The 31-year-old singer’s hair color may no longer match her name, but this silver, sheared look still screams rock star.
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Kirsten Dunst

The actress, 28, donned this pale-faced look with matching gray locks in Sophia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette.

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Meryl Streep

In one of the most popular roles of her career, Hollywood's matriarch, 61, oozed style, sophistication, and silver strands as the fierce fashion mag editor-in-chief in 2006's The Devil Wears Prada.

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Richard Gere

The actor, 61, grayed very soon after he charmed female audiences with his role as a sexy businessman in Pretty Woman back in 1990. His charm continued even after — as he became an icon for silver-haired men everywhere.

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Anderson Cooper

Acclaimed for his groundbreaking coverage of Hurricane Katrina, the news anchor, 43, is (for better or for worse) perhaps better known for his good looks — and sexy, prematurely silver hair. Unlike fellow CNN host Larry King, Cooper has been unafraid to sport his true colors.

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Stacy London

Cohost of What Not to Wear, the stylist, 41, doesn’t cover up her trademark natural gray streak with dyes or hats.

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Johnny Depp

The actor, 47, never shies away from a complicated character, and he made no exception with his role in 2007's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. In it, he rocked pitch-black locks with a wiry silver streak.

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George Clooney

The star, 49, is the unofficial poster child for a hot salt-and-pepper style.

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John Slattery

The 48-year-old actor who plays Roger on the hit television series Mad Men has helped bring back old-school sex appeal, and his full head of gray certainly hasn't hurt.

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Jay Manuel

The 38-year-old fashion photog and makeup artist best known for his coaching skills on America’s Next Top Model wears this spiky silver style with confidence.