15 Celebrities & Their Favorite Expensive Watches

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15 Celebrities & Their Favorite Expensive Watches

So what do you do when you roam around the street in your latest Aston Martins, own the biggest of houses in town? Well, how about going out and purchasing watches that are worth more than $120,000?

Some of our favorite celebrities have invested a lot of money in timepieces. They have become both a statement piece and a great investment. While most of the celebrities are paid to endorse a particular brand, there are some who just love having exotic watches in their collection.

We bring to you a list of 15 such stars who own expensive watches are often seen flaunting them. Take a look:

#1. Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt is a brand ambassador for the prestigious watch Tag Heuer, however, his watch choices run the gamut. He is often seen sporting this Patek Philippe Nautilus, featuring a black-blue dial with gold applied hour markers and the brand's in-house built a self-winding movement. This style watch costs about $23,000.


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#2. Adam Levine

The Rolex Daytona was the Maroon 5 frontman's starter watcher, a pretty good place to start considering he bought the Daytona 6263, one of the rarest and most prized Rolexes in the market. The watch retails for roughly $40,000.


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#3. Eric Clapton

Clapton has a broad range of watches in his collection, and he particularly favors vintage Rolexes. Pictured here, Clapton is sporting a Rolex Daytona which cost him around $10,000.


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#4. Usher

Not only is Usher a pop star and a major style icon but he is also a serious watch collector who owns over 40 timepieces. Usher said of his Rolex collection: “Rolex was the first make I went to because it represented success. You get a Rolex, put a diamond in it, and you're balling.”


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#5. John Mayer

Apart from being a collector of ex-girlfriends, John Mayer is also an excellent watch connoisseur, focussing his collection on vintage Rolex and Patek Philippe's. Pictured here sporting the Patek Philippe 5396G Limited Edition for Tiffany & Co, this watch is made of 18-karat white gold with a black dial, black alligator strap, and a sapphire case.


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#6. Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie wears this 18-karat white gold cased Cartier Tank Louis watch. It comes with a black alligator strap and a white gold ardillon buckle. The watch cost around $6,000.


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#7. Kanye West

Kanye West is known for his love of bling and all things luxury, so it's no surprise that he splashed out $180,000 for his very own custom made 18-karat yellow gold Tiret watch. West even had his face immortalized on the dial, made out of a combination of white, yellow, brown, and black diamonds.


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#8. Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise is seen here wearing a Bremont Ingenieur Automatic Vintage Watch. The actor knows his stuff.


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#9. Bradley Cooper

Bradley Cooper's impeccable style is due in small part to his IWC Big Pilot 7- Day watch which measures a massive 46mm. It cost him a cool $11,000.


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#10. Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downy Jr. is wearing the Jaeger-LeCoultre AMVOX 5 World Chronograph in Platinum. With an Aston Martin mesh grill inspired dial and racing-inspired perforated calfskin leather strap, you can see why this watch is fit for Iron Man.


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#11. Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston owns a vast collection of Rolex including a Men's Gold Rolex President, which she is regularly photographed wearing. It is rumored that her ex-boyfriend, John Mayer, bought it for her as a gift as he is also a fellow Rolex fan.


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#12. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger is a serious watch collector who has invested in an extensive range of luxury timepieces. Here, Schwarzenegger is pictured wearing an Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore, which he has said he prefers because of its big face.


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#13. Sylvester Stallone

Talking of Schwarzenegger, you can’t leave Stallone far behind. Sylvester Stallone is one of Panerai's biggest fans (and primarily responsible for putting the brand on the map). Here he is pictured sporting the Panerai Egiziano Limited Edition which is rumored to be worth $33,000.


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#14. Jay-Z

It's no secret that Jay-Z is a fan of luxury brands. The watch he wears the most is the Rolex Day Date which he has in gold and platinum.


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#15. Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen has an extensive watch collection, but his favorite watch (and also his most expensive) was the Patek Philippe Chronograph Perpetual Calendar 5970P which went missing in 2010 (rumors abounded at the time that a porn star he spent the night with took it).


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