Not so long ago the paparazzi didn't have much call to hang around cruise ship terminals. Today, though, quayside photo calls are on the up, as cruise lines enlist increasingly high profile people to both christen ships and to deliver creative food, drink and music concepts onboard.
While she might not technically be an ambassador of a cruise line, we can't talk about celebrities and cruising without including the (unofficial) godmother of the high seas -- Jane McDonald. Jane has sailed on just about every line you can think of, including MSC Cruises, Silversea and Viking, and regularly features on TV screens as the voice of cruising in her popular Channel 5 show, "Cruising with Jane McDonald".
Here’s a round up of more A-listers making a splash at sea.