16 Celebs Who Lost Huge Endorsements For Bizarre Reasons

16 Celebs Who Lost Huge Endorsements For Bizarre Reasons

Endorsement deals are an important source of money for actors, and several good celebrities have gone down in the history books after losing deals. As celebrities' reputation grows, prestigious corporations want them to promote them because they want to spread a success story. Celebrity endorsements provide them with a huge source of cash and fame. However, conflicts, scandals, and clashes can result in celebrities losing lucrative sponsorship deals.

A celebrity can become toxic to the point where brands will try to distance themselves from them merely to keep the stink off. On the other hand, a seemingly insignificant life event can cause an actor or athlete to lose value in the eyes of a dollar-sign-shaped corporate executive.

Tiger Woods is arguably the most famous golfer in the sport's history. He was another goodwill ambassador for several well-known companies, including Accenture and Gatorade. Once it became apparent that he'd been unfaithful to his spouse with numerous adulterous affairs, he forfeited these endorsement opportunities one by one.

We found a few celebrity sponsorships that fell through for a variety of bizarre reasons.

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Lebron James doesn't believe in customer service. LeBron James 0v Follow kinalames My phone just erased everything it had in it and rebooted. One of t

O. J. Simpson finally found Hertz's limit. SHEFET 3INP501 SMYTH Hertz stood by The Juice through thick Calleged domestic battery) and thin (the ensuin

Mike Tyson let Nintendo down. CRACKED COM Iron Mike was hemorrhaging endorsementsi in the late 80's. Everyone thinks an infamous rape allegation cause

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Oscar Pistorius tragically fulfilled a metaphor. CRACKED COM The South African sprinter, who rose to fame as the blade runner, shot his longtime gir

cybill Shepherd had beef with beef. Beef. Renl Food For Real People. ---04 CRACKED COM She inked a deal to huck that red for the American Beef Industr

Hank Williams Jr. had the most predictable political opinion ever. CRACKED.COM The country music singer and longtime face of Monday Night Football wen

Sharon Stone learned the true meaning of karma. CRACKEDCON Stone suggested China's devastating 2008 earthquake was the result of karma, because Beij
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