- Aerophobia is a common fear among people
- Many celebrities have a paralyzing fear of flying
Getting on an airplane can be a truly daunting task. Going to the airport and checking... then boarding the plane... then there's the actual flying! Aerophobia, or the fear of flying is much more common than most people think. In fact, studies reflect that around 30-40% of people experience some form of aerophobia when they are boarding a plane. And celebrities are no different.
These Celebs Would Much Rather Teleport Somewhere
Jennifer Connelly has probably chosen the worst project for her fear, since she starred in the blockbuster Top Gun: Maverick. The actress said she was terrified of the scenes on an airplane! Kate Winslet doesn't trust flying either. In fact, she never flew with her ex-husband Sam Mendes for fear of falling. That way, in the event of a crash, at least one parent would survive for their children.
Watch the video above to learn more!