Celebrities Who Beat All the Odds

Oct 9, 2015 at 10:02 am |

They Conquered All the Odds to Rise to Stardom

When you see them under the lights and cameras on the red carpet, dressed to the nines in elaborate suits and gowns, celebrities may look like they have it all: money, fame, fans. But did you know that behind the glamour, many celebrities are normal people just like you or me?

As it turns out, Hollywood is filled with actors and actresses who come from nothing. Now they have private jets and mansions in Beverly Hills, but not too long ago, they were living out of their cars, addicted to drugs, or growing up in broken homes with disastrous family lives.

Start the slideshow below to see our list of celebrities who conquered all the odds to overcome adversity and turn their lives into inspiring success stories. These people will make you want to be a better you!

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You won’t believe how many Hollywood stars used to be homeless…

Let These Stories Inspire You