Famous Leo and Hollywood heartthrob, Antonio Banderas, born on August 10, told The Telegraph that he often struggles with what he calls “the Leo situation,” referring to his big cat star sign that is renowned for its egotistical and demanding behavior. Perhaps the true problem was that his ex-wife, Melanie Griffith, was born on August 9 and thus a Leo as well. Hiss. Here are 20 loveably powerful Leo celebs we’d just love to pounce on ourselves.

1. Madonna, August 16
As the biggest cat in the entire pop musical jungle, she even featured shots of her astrological sign’s lion symbol prowling and salivating around Venice in the video to Like a Virgin.