Tim Duncan, Judi Dench, John McCain
- Mike Meyers claimed to play D&D on Inside the Actor’s Studio.
- Vin Diesel, a longtime player, wrote an introduction to the book Thirty Years of Adventure: Celebrating Dungeons and Dragons.
- Judy Dench was reportedly introduced to the game by Vin Diesel.
- Matthew Lillard has played (and apparently beat) kids for charity.
- Basketball player Tim Duncan is a long-time player.
- Robin Williams has played for charity, but admits to playing at home as well.
- Ben Affleck and Matt Damon were introduced to the game by Kevin Smith.
- Daryl Hannah supposedly plays (though I could find no corroborating evidence).
- Jesse McCarthy and Lauren Graham have at least touched a D&D box.
- Actor/Director Jon Favreau (Iron Man) credits D&D for much of his storytelling prowess.
Jesse McCarthy, Lauren Graham
- Joss Whedon played D&D in college.
- Stephen Colbert was a big player as a kid and still plays now.
- Ewan McGreggor reportedly plays.
- John McCain does not play, and his staff at least do not respect those who do.
- Will Wheaton reportedly played on the set of Star Trek: The Next Generation (stop the presses!).
- The Sarah Silverman Show’s Brian Posehn has played weekly for five years.
- Tom Hanks played a semi-deranged D&D character in an exploitative 1982 TV movie Mazes and Monsters, part of the anti-D&D hysteria in the 1980s, and I still haven’t quite forgiven him.
- Weezer front man Rivers Cuomo sings about his “Dungeon Master’s Guide” in his 1994 song “In the Garage.”
- Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance told Rolling Stone that he shopped for Dungeons & Dragons supplies rather than partying while on tour.
Matthew Lillard gets geeky
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