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7 Celebrities That Have Absolutely No Idea How To Make a Meal

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By Augustine Mbam - - 5 Mins Read

Discovering that some of your favorite celebrities can't cook to save their lives might be a shock or hilarious. Still, it's their reality, and you better get used to it as these celebrities do not know how to help themselves in the kitchen environment.

It's quite ironic since most of these celebrities have starred in movies about home-cooked foods at one point. Viewers might have even believed that they made the meals.

An alarmed woman cooking in the kitchen while holding a burning pan

Well, Cooking isn’t for everyone. It's okay to come to terms with the fact that we all have something we are not so good at. You should be more graceful with your faves as there is absolutely no big deal in not being a good cook.

Eva Mendes 

Eva Mendes is an American actress, model, and fashion designer popularly known for her role in Ghost Rider, a 2020 Movie directed by Mark Steven Johnson.

Ryan Cooks, I Just Survive.

In an Instagram comment section, she openly admitted that her husband, Ryan Gosling, mostly does the cooking.

"Ryan cooks; I just survive," she commented. Mendes says that all she can do is steam veggies and boil rice. But her fans commended her, saying some people can't do that so she should be proud of herself.

Cardi B 

Cardi B is an American rapper who gained her first popularity as an influencer on Vine and Instagram. From the period of  2015 to early 2017, she also earned further recognition with the release of her two mixtapes: Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 1 (2016) and Vol. 2 (2017).

“I’m Embarrassed. I Can’t Cook.”

The female rapper confessed to chef Kwame Onwuachi in November 2021 during a “Cardi Tries” episode to learn how to cook ahead of the food-filled holiday. She said, "I’m embarrassed. I can’t cook. I feel like I have lied to my whole life because when your family does it, they make it look tedious, "

Cardi B also said. “He just did it so simply, like the young kids’ way. Why do moms and grandmas make it look so hard?”


The “Super Star" American singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer is noted for her excellent artistry and vocal ability. However, according to her mother, she simply doesn’t know her way around the kitchen.

She's Useless In The Kitchen 

Beyonce's mother has announced to the public that she and Beyonce both know that she is useless in the kitchen, and she doesn't know how to cook even to save her life, but her sister Solange is the foodie of the family.

Jada Pinkett Smith 

Jada is an American actress and talks show host. She is co-host of the Facebook Watch talk show Red Table Talk, for which she has received a Daytime Emmy Award. Although she is a wife and mother, Jada Pinkett Smith is not the cook in the Smith household 

The Fuel For Energy 

Jada has claimed that her condition is genetic as her grandmother also can not cook "It's genetic. My grandmother can't cook, and my mother can't cook. She said that she was raised to believe a person eats because the body needs fuel for energy, "so I eat superfoods. She started,” but at least she eats healthy foods. But No word as to whether or not she passed on this gene to her children.

Ashley Graham 

She is an American plus-size supermodel and television presenter. She admitted in her book, A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty & Power Look Like, that she can’t cook and prefers ordering food via Seamless. The star also tweeted in January 2017 that the “only meal” she knows how to make is kale pesto pasta.

Sofia Vergara 

Sofia is a Colombian and American actress and model. Sofia starred in Jon Favreau's food central film Chef. However, in real life, the Modern Family star can't cook.

She had told E! News, and ABC, that her son is the cook in her household. And she enjoys her child's food, though. She stated that Vergara and the two "bond" over food. She also knows how to cook a few traditional Columbian recipes but is not very confident about them.

Jennifer Lawrence 

Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. She was the world's highest-paid actress in 2015 and 2016, and her films have grossed over $6 billion worldwide to date.

I don't have Many Talents. I'm Not a Good Cook 

According to the Hunger Games star, she may have an Oscar, but she does not have many talents; her skills are few and far between. “I'm such a bad dancer,” she had told W magazine in November 2012. “I don't have many talents: I'm not a good cook, I can't clean, and I can't sew.”