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Celeb Cat Lovers
These stars love cats!
A special 50th b-day party for the iconic kitten
Since Egyptian times, we’ve always held our cats in high esteem. Now, thanks to the internet and the rise of social media, cat love has grown beyond the scratching post and into the world of actual celebrity.

In today’s Celebuzz gallery, we look at our favorite celebrity kitties and how they reached the height of fame. Whether it’s an appearance with Cee Lo Green or Katy Perry or a starring role in a viral YouTube video, these cats are ready for their close-up.

Think your cat has what it takes to be a celebrity? Read on to make your feline famous at the 2013 Catdance Film Festival.

This January, the finest in cat cinema comes to the Sundance Film Festival. The 2013 Catdance Film Festival features the best cat films — and you can enter! Simply visit the official site of the Fresh Step 2013 Cat Dance Film Festival for more information. You could turn your kitty into a star!

For inspiration, enjoy this Official Selection of the Catdance Film Jury: