1. Angela Bassett

Angela was once a photo researcher at ‘US News & World Report.’

2. Chris Tucker

Chris Tucker once had it rough cleaning toilets.

3. George Clooney

The actor used to sell insurance!

4. Beyonce

Bey swept up hair in her mother’s salon.

5. Nick Cannon

Nick once spent his days dishing out fast food at Wienerschnitzel.

6. Diddy

Diddy cleaned bathrooms at a Mexican restaurant.

7. Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes sold hot dogs on sticks in a shopping mall.

8. Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson worked at Burger King.

9. Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie applied to become a funeral director.

10. Kanye West

Kanye West worked as a sales assistant at Gap.

11. Jay Z

Jay was an alleged drug dealer

12. Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg was a morgue beautician.

13. Channing Tatum

Channing was a stripper.