The “million dollar baby” is one of the talented actresses in the industry today and her estimated net worth is $40 million. But, in the early ’90s, she and her mother moved to Los Angeles and had to sleep in a car before she started her acting career.
She is the first and only African-American woman to win an Academy Award for Best Actress in a leading role, but she in her past, has suffered two failed marriages and even did a suicide attempt. Along with it she was homeless before she started acting.
The king of comedy and the most famous actor of twentieth century, had a tough time as a kid as his father died when he was quite young and his mother was also hospitalized. Chaplin had to work and sleep on the cold streets of London even before he turned ten.
This amazing singer and the “Original American Idol,” who has gained immense success after winning the reality TV contest, but before that Clarkson spent a lot of time trying hard and being homeless and she lived in car or in shelters.
He had a different music and it was discovered that it was inspiration from his own struggles only. When he had moved to New York City, he was struck with poverty, homelessness and lack of food. Then, he released the gold hit “Loser,” which became a smash hit on MTV and the singer got out from his misery.
He made over $20 million from his last James Bond movie, Skyfall, and he admitted in an interview how awful situations he has faced. He has even slept on park benches while trying to make it big as an actor.
The co-founder, former chairman, and CEO of Apple Incwas indeed once homeless and broke. Unbelievable, right? Maybe that’s why the cell phones are that expensive! He had no dorm room as a student and had to sleep on the floor in friends’ rooms.
This superstar who is an excellent singer and actor, who is now a fashion icon and a role model for girls all around the globe used to sleep on a sofa in her dance studio as she had fights with her mom quite often.