Celebrities weren’t born famous and you may be surprised by some of your favorite star’s early careers. As an example, one A-list star once wore a chicken suit to promote a local eatery. Simply continue reading, to discover 20 celebrities’ former jobs.
Wonderwoman Gal Gadot, once served in the Israeli Defence Force.
Before he starred in Dracula, Lord of the Rings and Star Wars, Christopher Lee was an agent in the British secret service.
Today, Christopher Walken is known for his quirky acting roles. However, before he made it big, Christopher worked as a lion tamer.
In his youth Steve Buscemi worked as a firefighter. During the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Steve decided to volunteer as a NYC firefighter.
Before he starred as Leonidas in “300”, Gerard Butler worked as a lawyer.
You may be surprised to learn that Alec Baldwin once worked as a bouncer at a nightclub.
The “Rocky” and “Rambo” actor once worked at Central Park Zoo as a cleaner and was in charge of cleaning out various animal cages.
It’s hard to believe that the man who is best known for playing Wolverine, once worked as a clown at kids’ parties.
While Whoopi is a household name, before she was cast in “Sister Act”, she worked as a bricklayer and a rubbish collector. As well as a funeral parlour makeup artist.
George Clooney once worked as a shoe salesman. Before he rose to fame being cast in the hit medical drama “ER”.
Before he starred in “Mission Impossible”, Tom was a bellhop at a hotel.
While Mick Jagger is a bonafide rockstar, he once worked as a porter in a hospital in London.
While he’s known for his distinctive accent and for playing James Bond, Sean once worked as a lifeguard, a milk man and a ditch digger.
Before she was America’s sweetheart, Sandra Bullock worked as a waitress and a bar tender. Although Sandra continues to star in A list blockbusters, she also owns two restaurants in Houston, Texas.
Before she starred on “Suits” and married Prince Harry, the duchess of Sussex freelanced as a calligrapher and produced stunning wedding invitations.
Brad Pitt once wore a chicken suit in order to attract customers to an El Pollo Loco, fast food restaurant. Today Pitt is one of the most highly regarded actors in the world.
Before he was a hit recording artist and Kim Kardashian’s husband, Kanye worked as a sales assistant at Gap.
You may be surprised to learn that Madonna once worked at a Dunkin Donuts franchise in Times Square.
Melissa Mc Carthy:
Melissa was once a barista at Starbucks before she was cast in “Gilmore Girls”, “The Heat” and “Bridesmaids”.
Taraji P Henson:
Before Taraji was cast as Cookie, in the hit TV series “Empire”, she pursued an engineering degree. She also worked as a secretary at the Pentagon and sang on a cruise ship at night.
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