Famous People

Misophonia Affects over 10% of Adults in the US, so it is not surprising that famous people have misophonia.

The Queen insists on round ice cubes instead of square ones so they don’t clink too loudly on the glass

THE Queen often enjoys a tipple and has a particular request when it comes to how her drinks are served.

Her Majesty, 93, is said to insist that she is not served ice cubes in the typical square shape. Author Karen Dolby, who wrote Queen Elizabeth II’s Guide to Life, told Fabulous Digital: “The Queen likes her ice cubes in her glass to be round so they don’t chink quite as much as square ones.”

The author said that the monarch has all drinks served with her preferred ice cubes in her homes.

Source : https://www.the-sun.com/lifestyle/96292/

Peyton Doesn't Like How Eli Eats Chips

You’re killing me with that … crunchin’, an irked Peyton spits. I didn’t eat lunch,” responds Eli.

Source : https://www.inverse.com/article/20227-peyton-manning-hates-loud-chewing-misophonia-eli-manning-nfl

Kelly Osbourne

She is a British actress, singer-songwriter, fashion designer, television presenter and the daughter of heavy-metal musician Ozzy Osbourne. Osbourne is a judge on both Australia’s Got Talent and Project Runway Junior. However, she is best known for her appearances on The Osbournes with her family, for which they won a 2002 Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program.

In addition, she is the voice of Hildy Gloom in the Disney XD animated series The 7D. Kelly has also appeared on Dancing with the Stars, in which she and her professional dance partner took the 3rd place.

Kelly Osbourne had “crazy meltdowns” while filming on the road with her father Ozzy and brother Jack because she suffers from misophonia.

Source : https://www.yourhealthremedy.com/health-tips/famous-people-with-misophonia/

Franz Kafka

He was a German-speaking Bohemian Jewish short story writer and novelist who explored the human struggle for security and understanding in his novels like The Trial, Amerika, and The Castle. Interestingly, the term ”Kafkaesque” has entered the English language to describe situations like those in his writing... More

Gabby Douglas

She is an American artistic gymnast who won gold medals for the U.S. in the team competitions at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics in the individual all-around and team competitions.

Douglas is the first African American to win the individual all-around event. Also, she was also a member of the gold-winning American team at the 2011 and the 2015 World Championships. More

Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust was a French novelist who is considered one of the greatest writers of the 20th century, especially for writing the seven-part novel In Search of Lost Time, or Remembrance of Things Past. Proust’s books abandoned plot and dramatic action in favor of the narrator’s descriptions of his experiences in the world.

Marcel Proust also suffered from misophonia and lined the walls of his bedroom with cork to dampen the noise. Later, he developed an allergy to cork.

Source : A Review of Marcel Proust’s “Letters to His Neighbor

Anton Chekhov

He was a Russian playwright and short-story writer, who is recognized as a master of the modern short story of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Chekhov also practiced as a medical doctor throughout most of his literary career. He once said – “Medicine is my lawful wife and literature is my mistress. His best short stories are held in high esteem by critics and writers and his career as a playwright produced 4 classics. According to biographers, Anton Chekhov had misophonia.
He confessed to Leykin, "I am afraid to submit myself to be sounded by my colleagues.

Source : Letter to N.A.Leykin, 6 April 1886.

Kelly Ripa

She is an American dancer, actress, television producer, and talk show host who appeared on the ABC daytime drama ”All My Children,” between 1990 and 2002.

Ripa and her husband own a New York-based production company, Milojo. Additionally, she played Faith Fairfield on the ABC sitcom, Hope & Faith, from 2003 to 2006. Ripa is also the co-host of ABC’s morning talk show ”Live with Kelly & Ryan.

Source : https://www.medpagetoday.com/popmedicine/celebritydiagnosis/28464

Melanie Lynskey

She is a New Zealand voice actress and actress who had her first acting role in the 1993 film Heavenly Creatures. After, Lynskey starred in the following movies: • Sweet Home Alabama (2002); • Coyote Ugly (2000); • Heavenly Creatures (1994); • Ever After (1998).

According to her fiancée, Jason Ritter, Melanie Lynskey has misophonia. Her father also has the condition.

Source : Melanie Lynskey's fiance Jason Ritter reveals she suffers from misophonia". New Zealand Herald. 10 January 2018

Source : Melanie informed about her misophonia during Interview by Alexander Bisley