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What celebs did for work before they were stars

by Nikki Montgomery

John Harrison [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons 

Do you ever wonder what your favorite celebrities did before they were stars?

Here’s a fun list for you:

  • RUSSELL CROWE – DJ at an Australian nightclub
  • DENZEL WASHINGTON – Swept floors at a barbershop when he was 11
  • JULIA ROBERTS – Scooped ice cream at a Baskin Robbins
  • DANNY DEVITO – Styled hair of corpses at a mortuary
  • SANDRA BULLOCK – Bartender. She picked up lots of accents while working behind the bar and she became very good at imitating people.
  • CHRISTOPHER WALKEN – A lion tamer in a circus.
  • CHRIS ROCK – Busboy at Red Lobster
  • BRAD PITT – Dressed as a giant chicken for El Pollo Loco a chicken restaurant
  • GERARD BUTLER – Worked at a law firm…oooh hot and smart.
  • MEGAN FOX – Dressed as a giant banana for a smoothie shop
  • HUGH JACKMAN – Cashier at 7-Eleven. He was fired for talking to the customers too much.
  • TOM CRUISE – Bell hop…he also considered being a catholic priest believe it or not.
  • JEN ANISTON – Bike messenger…how many guys do you think have used the line “She can deliver my package any time.”

Do you know of any before they were famous jobs you could add to the list? Please put them in the comment section below.