8 Celebs Who Gave Up Hollywood For A Higher Calling

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“While some actors would have you believe that the universe revolves around their star power, others have left the biz for more fitting vocations.”[Refinery]

Admission: I miss Geena Davis! She was (and is) mega talented.

But alas, she’s found greener pastures in which to spend her many talents – she now runs a gender-in-media organization which works to deconstruct stereotypes in films and television. And she’s not the only one. Remember Jonathan Taylor Thomas? Alicia Silverstone?

Click the link to find out what they’d rather be doing than being famous for a career on screen.