FAMOUS PEOPLE WHO USED TO BE HOMLESS
Added on: 5th Mar 2015
When his family fell on tough times they ended up living out of a van.
He worked as a janitor while going to open mic nights in his time off
and eventually landed the lead in “Once Bitten”.
He ran away from Boston at 17 and took a boat to New York City after
which he ended up walking to Philadelphia. He lived on the streets until
his future wife’s family took him in.
After moving to LA in 1975 he lived out of his truck until he got picked
up writing jokes for comedian Jimmie Walker.
COL. HARLAND SANDERS
Colonel Sanders as the world has come to know him was homeless for
a vast majority of his life. He lived out of a car with his wife while he was
trying to convince restaurants to take his chicken recipe.
Stallone ended up living in a NYC bus station for 3 weeks after being
evicted and even acted in an adult film while trying to get back
on his feet.
Moving to LA from Texas her apartment burned down on her first day
in town. Because she didn’t know anyone she slept in her car
until she made it big on ‘Idol’.
After his first theatrical production failed miserably, he lived out of his
car and kept rewriting his script until it went big at the House of Blues.
Before landing the role of the most famous spy in history
Daniel Craig surfed and slept on park benches in London.
Staying in New York to pursue her acting dreams even after she
ran out of money, she lived in a homeless shelter prior to
landing a role on ABC.