So many celebrity mug shots, so little time. Some of 2007’s sensational arrests of Hollywood stars were so memorable, it feels as though they happened yesterday.
Well, with the exception of Michelle Rodriguez, none of the celebrity mug shots in our growing gallery were actually taken yesterday. But let’s take a look back at some of the best booking photos from 2007. You’ll see some themes developing …
Ho Train Edition
What it year it was for the club circuit. Paris Hilton. Lindsay Lohan. Nicole Richie. Three of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities (and wastes of space), all arrested in a 12-month span. Britney Spears is all that’s missing from this Ho Train police lineup, after somehow managing not to get busted in ’07. Opening odds for ’08 – 9:8.
Reality TV Edition
Former American Idol reject Jessica Sierra not only got arrested this year, but she is apparently pregnant, and starring in a sex tape. That’s one way to get back in the celebrity gossip magazines! Meanwhile, former Laguna Beach stars Jason Wahler (assault, assault) and Jessica Smith (DUI) both had their share of legal woes…
These guys are all implicated in serious crimes, which we really don’t find funny. Yet they still must be included for notoriety’s sake alone. Mike Vick is already in prison for dogfighting, while the four Sean Taylor suspects will be joining him quite soon. Will O.J. Simpson beat the rap again? Would it shock you?
Musicians We Forgot Existed Until They Got Arrested Edition
Riley Giles Edition
We’re sorry, Riley Giles, but when Lindsay Lohan meets you in rehab and starts having marathon sex sessions with you, and your lengthy criminal past becomes public knowledge, we’ve got to post your mug shots. Some of these are classic.