Before hitting the big screen, Eva sold hotdogs at a stand in the mall.
Known for his role in Grey’s Anatomy, Patrick used to be a juggler and even placed in national competitions.
You shouldn’t be too surprised to hear that before achieving rock star fame, the Prince of Darkness worked in a slaughterhouse.
Famous for playing Wolverine in the X-Men movies, Hugh really came a long way from wearing a clown suit at birthday parties.
Before starring in Home Improvement or Last Man Standing, Tim was a notorious coke dealer…and we’re not talking about Coca-Cola.
She used to put makeup on dead people in the morgue.
As usual, it’s nearly impossible to be cooler than Chris. Back in the day, he was a lion tamer at a circus.
Like Whoopi, Rod used to spend more time in the presence of the dead than the living. He worked as a gravedigger at a local cemetery.
Every Star Wars fan knows the story of how George Lucas needed someone to read Han Solo’s lines during the auditions. Harrison Ford, a carpenter on the set, was chosen and the rest is history.
In his earlier days, this former elf of Middle Earth worked as a trapper on a clay pigeon shooting range.
This famous, bald funnyman used to cut hair to make ends meet.
Before selling more records than any other female in history, Madonna worked at Dunkin’ Donuts.
A strange job for a strange man, before fame and superstardom, Johnny sold pens for a living.
Jim used to practice his jokes on fellow janitors when he was employed at a local steel mill.
Before landing his first feature film, Clint was busy installing swimming pools for a living.
This eccentric and award-winning actor used to sell popcorn at Fairfax Theatre.
At one point, this action star that loves running worked as a paperboy for the Louisville Courier-Journal.
After mentioning she used to work at Burger King during her Oscar win in 1997, they awarded her with free burgers for life.
At one point, Dustin was a typist for the Yellowpages.
In his early life, Mick Jagger was a porter at a mental hospital.
Before being loved by the masses, Demi was ruthlessly hated when she worked at a collection agency.
Life literally stunk for Matthew at one point as he would spend his days cleaning out chicken coops. It was not alright, alright, alright.
Not to be outdone by Matthew, Brad actually dressed up as a chicken and danced on the side of the road for a local restaurant.
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