The lives of the rich and the famous may seem picture perfect in an expertly curated social media feed, but the truth is that even today’s biggest stars can’t escape the horror of an embarrassing photo making its rounds online. Some celebrities will even go as far as to try to erase any proof of the existence of such photos – both in real life and any digital copies that may be floating around. Here are some of our favorite and hilarious candid photos that celebrities desperately don’t want you to see!
[##] Katy Perry getting too close for comfort with this elephant.
Singer Katy Perry was performing at a private Hollywood event that included the four-legged friend in the photo above. While the elephant was intended as an attraction for party guests to ride and interact with, Perry had other plans. Needless to say, she wasn’t so happy when the photos surfaced online.