18 Celebs Whose Careers Imploded, Hard

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Fame is fleeting, and people pass in and out of the zeitgeist all the time. But sometimes celebrities get yanked out of the spotlight in the most bizarre, dramatic way possible.

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Terence Trent D'Arby ruined his own career by killing his name. Years after his landmark debut Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'A

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18 Celebs Whose Careers Imploded, Hard


MARTIN BASHIR In 2013, British journalist Martin Bashir (famous for his explosive interviews with Princess Diana and Michael Jackson) lost his hosting

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GILBERT GOTTFRIED was swiftly booted as the voice of the Aflac duck for REPEATEDLY tweeting offensive jokes during Japan's deadly Tohoku earthquake an

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GLENN HODDLE, a famous English middle-fielder and coach, was sacked from the national team after uttering terrible comments about people with disabili

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18 Celebs Whose Careers Imploded, Hard

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Las Vegas bookmaker and CBS football commentator JIMMY THE GREEK destroyed his own career instantly when he opined: The black is a better athlete t


18 Celebs Whose Careers Imploded, Hard

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NICHOLAS BRENDON Buffy the Vampire Slayer's Xander has been on a downward spiral since 2014, battling substance abuse and racking up numerous arrest

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Yoo Seung-jun, or Steve Yoo, is a former K-pop singer, Korean by birth, who became a naturalized US citizen. Dual citizenship is forbidden in Korea SO

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CRACKED Infomercial star Vince Offer, or the 'ShamWow Guy' sold millions of his cleaning products in the 2000s with his natural charm. His career took

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Eight-times world boxing champion Manny pacquiao lost his Nike spONsorship over a homophobic comment he made during an interview. He stated that thomo

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The Dixie Chicks used to be a popular country band until their lead singer, Natalie Maines, publicly criticized President Bush's War on Iraq in 2003.

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Actress Mo'Nique blames her Precious director Lee Daniels for the tanking of her career. o'Nique paid tribute to Daniels in all of her award acceptanc

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party of five actor Jeremy London CRACKED COM claimed in 2010 that he was kidnapped at gunpoint and forced to go on a drug bender. Because of Jeremy's