A celebrity fake is a photograph or video which has been doctored or otherwise manipulated to present a false image that is generally detrimental to the celebrity’s professional image. In many cases, celebrity fakes are presented as nude or in pornographic scenes. They may also be portrayed engaging in sexual intercourse or taking illicit drugs.
Although celebrity fakes are very popular and often used in memes. They are also exploitative and can cause emotional and career damage for those portrayed.