21 Celebrities With Harsh Pasts You Didn't Know About

21 Celebrities With Harsh Pasts You Didn't Know About

We all know celebrities are just like us! They have trivial everyday problems and make silly mistakes just like the us average joes. Wait, what? You didn't know about some of these celebrities' harsh pasts? Well, strap in and get ready to have your mind blown. From a high-profile sex scandal to a stint in prison, these celebrities had some pretty rough times before making it big. Read on for more shocking details!

From DUIs and drugs to sex scandals and more, these celebrities have had some pretty harsh experiences. Some of them are absolutely wild and surprising! We’re still picking up our jaws off the floor. 

It's tempting to think of celebrities as having either ridiculously good luck or having ridiculously many doors open to them. However, it turns out that some of the world's most renowned people have had to endure incredible adversity to get to where they are now.

Keep scrolling to see some of the surprising origins of your favorite stars…

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