For first time jailbirds and those celebrating Christmas behind bars once again, A-list prisoners across the US will receive their holiday meal behind bars, but that doesn’t mean festive food won’t abound.
A TMZ report delivers insight into the specific menus some of America’s most well-known prisoners will be feasting upon on Christmas Day this year.
For Tiger King Joe Exotic, who is currently serving a 21-year sentence for attempting to have a rival large cat professional killed, will enjoy a meal that includes baked Cornish hen, stuffing, carrots, gravy, tofu fried rice and fruit and holiday pies for dessert at the Federal Medical Center in Fort Worth, Texas.
Iconic big cat breeder and attempted murderer Joe Exotic is spending his Christmas in prison in Texas as he continues to battle health issues
R. Kelly is currently serving a 30-year sentence for multiple charges that include coercion and transportation of women and girls to engage in illegal sexual activity
The heart healthy meal is being distributed at FMC, which is a specialty administrative-security prison for male inmates with special medical and mental health needs.
Exotic, 59, was diagnosed with prostate cancer last November, though it was reported that his body is struggling to heal following radiation treatment.
Disgraced singer R Kelly, who is currently serving out a three-decade sentence in the clink, will dine on baked Cornish hen, green beans, cornbread dressing, mac and cheese and sweet potato casserole at the Metropolitan Correctional Center of Chicago.
Infamous Jeffery Epstein consort Ghislaine Maxwell, who began her 20-year sentence following a dramatic trial earlier this year, will dine on Cornish hens, stuffed green peppers, garlic mac and cheese, Brussel sprouts, sweet potatoes, rolls and cranberry sauce.
And for desert, the criminal will end her meal with red velvet cheesecake and fruit.
Maxwell’s meal will double as a birthday celebration. The disgraced socialite turns 61 on December 25.
In addition to the festive feasts, prisoners will be given holiday-themed bag filled with Christmas snacks, puzzles and games to pass the time.
The disgraced British socialite, who once ran in elite circles of high New York and London society, is facing a grim day with no decorations or pomp and celebration
Maxwell’s meal will consist of several vegetable dishes, including Brussel sprouts and stuffed peppers, as well as classic sides like sweet potatoes and mac & cheese
Fetty Wap is sending Christmas in a Brooklyn jail ahead of his January sentencing for serious drug charges after violating his bail terms
Rapper Fetty Wap, who has yet to be sentenced for a significant drug charge, is spending his Christmas in prison after violating bail terms.
At the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, the 31-year-old will enjoy herbed Cornish hen, eggplant parmesan, dirty rice, bakes beans, green beans, dinner rolls, fruit, pies and juice.
Josh Duggar, who is serving a twelve and a half year sentence on multiple charges related to child pornography, will be spending his first Christmas away from his famously large family
The father of seven and sibling of 18 will nosh on herbed Cornish hen, glazed ham, veggie stuffed peppers, vegetable lasagna, broccoli cheese and rice casserole, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn on the cob, cranberry sauce, rolls and holiday pies at the Federal Correctional Institute of Seagoville, Texas.
And finally, Former Netflix star Jerry Harris, who is also serving 12 years on child pornography-related charges, will also be spending his first Christmas behind bars.
At FMC Lexington, Harris will nosh on glazed Cornish hen – the US prison system’s apparent poultry of choice – beef sirloin steak, broccoli quiche, baked candied yams, cornbread stuffing, collard greens, chicken gravy, cranberry sauce, rolls, fruit and pies.
R. Kelly, at his penitentiary in Chicago, will receive a baked Cornish hen – the poultry of choice for the US prison system this year – sweet potatoes, cornbread dressing, green beans and mac & cheese
Father of seven Josh Duggar is spending his first Christmas as an inmate after being sentenced to 12-and-a-half years in the clink for child pornography charges
Netflix Cheer star Jerry Harris is spending his first Christmas in prison after a conviction on child pornography charges
Sam Bankman-Fried is led out of a US Federal Courthouse in Manhattan after being released on bail following an arraignment in New York on Thursday
Stanford security and local police closed off all roads in the area and are checking IDs by Sam Bankman-Fried’s parents’ home in Stanford, California
Some institutional activities will commence as well, including billiards tournaments, chess matches, musical performances and group bingo. At the Brooklyn prison where Fetty Wap is spending the holiday, there will even be an inmate talent show.
Meanwhile, in Stanford, California, failed crypto-billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried is home for the holidays with his parents after his extradition to the US late last week.
The disgraced billionaire promptly rejected life in a Bahamian prison and opted to head back to the US for Christmas.
Specifically, the food options in Nassau were reportedly not to his liking, as the FTX founder keeps a strict vegan diet and had to call in his parents to drop off special meals during his short stay.