11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb’s Fancy House

Celebrities often open their homes to the public through shows like MTV’s Cribs and Architectural Digest’s “Open Door” series. However, not everything we see in these house tours is as authentic as it seems.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

Here are 11 instances where celebrities were caught lying

1. Dakota Johnson’s Lime Controversy

The Lie: In her Architectural Digest tour, Dakota Johnson professed her love for limes, showcasing a bowl of them.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: A year later on The Tonight Show, she revealed the limes were set dressing, and she’s actually allergic to them.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

2. Ashley Tisdale’s Bookshelf Confession

The Lie: Ashley Tisdale displayed fully stocked bookshelves in her AD tour.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: She admitted her husband bought 400 books days before the shoot, confessing the shelves were previously empty.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

3. Mariah Carey’s Gym in Heels

The Lie: Mariah Carey showcased walking from her closet to her home gym in heels on Cribs.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: She later confirmed it was a playful exaggeration, using the moment for comedic effect and even broke heels on purpose in a subsequent MTV commercial.

4. Kim Kardashian’s Baked Cookie Claim

The Likely Lie: Kim Kardashian claimed to have baked cookies in her family home on Cribs.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Probable Truth: Observers questioned the authenticity of the store-bought cookies seen in the tour.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

5. JoJo’s “Vacation Home” Deception

The Lie: JoJo toured a Massachusetts “vacation home” on Cribs.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: She later revealed it was her uncle’s house, and the items showcased belonged to his kids.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

6. 50 Cent’s Fake Luxury Lifestyle

The Lie: 50 Cent flaunted a fleet of expensive cars on MTV’s Cribs.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: In court, he admitted the luxury lifestyle was fabricated for entertainment, with many cars being rentals.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

7. Vanessa Hudgens’ Grand Piano Fib

The Lie: Vanessa Hudgens showcased a grand piano in her AD tour, claiming it rarely got used.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: She confessed to not playing the piano and being adept at faking musical prowess.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

8. 3LW’s False House Ownership

The Lie: 3LW claimed they bought a house on Cribs due to 9/11 flight concerns.

The Truth: The house wasn’t theirs; they had to pretend for the Cribs episode.

9. Ja Rule’s Unauthorized Mansion Party

The Lie: Ja Rule hosted a party in a Miami mansion on Cribs, claiming ownership.

The Truth: The owner sued him for $1 million, as the lease prohibited parties and the house was left in disarray.

10. Robbie Williams’ Borrowed Manor

The Lie: Robbie Williams showcased an eight-bedroom manor in Bath on Cribs.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

The Truth: He rented the house from Jane Seymour, without her knowledge, leading to later apologies.

11 Times Celebs Faked Their Home Tours, From Little White Lies To Renting Another Celeb's Fancy House

11. Robbie Williams’ Fake Butler Service

The Lie: Robbie Williams had butlers attend to him in his fake Cribs tour.

The Truth: The butlers were hired for the shoot, creating an illusion of grandeur.

These instances remind us that celebrity house tours may not always reflect the reality of their lives. Click the link to know more