Imagine what it must feel like to be a celebrity… it must feel like you’re on top of the world! Suddenly, you’ve struck it rich. You’re renowned worldwide, you’re swarmed by fans and paparazzi when you leave your home, and, to top it all off, it’s your own face you see, gracing the covers of magazines, billboards, and movie trailers!
But no matter what it feels like, just because you made it, doesn’t mean that you can’t lose it! What happens when a celebrity’s ego gets bigger than his means? Or when Hollywood’s “it-girl” becomes yesterday’s news overnight? Unless you play your cards right, fame can be fleeting – and some of our favorite stars have forgotten that.
Remember how Kanye recently tweeted about being something like $50 mil in debt? Well, to bring the point home, here are 35 celebrities that actually went broke: