Odd Jobs That Celebrities Had Before They Were Famous

25 Odd Jobs That Celebrities Had Before They Were Famous


 The "New York Post" has compiled a list of jobs that celebrities supposedly had before they were famous.


Some of them are fairly well known in pop culture, like that ANGELINA JOLIE working as a funeral director.  And some of them aren't 100% accurate . . . like the fact that Angelina Jolie DIDN'T actually work as a funeral director, she just SAID that was one of her backup plans if the acting thing didn't work out.


So, take these for what they are.  Here are 25 highlights. . .


1.  Wyclef Jean was a gypsy cab driver.  Kids, that's like an old-school Uber.


2.  Nicole Kidman was a massage therapist in Australia.


3.  Jennifer Aniston was a bike messenger and a waitress.


4.  Julia Roberts was a Baskin-Robbins ice-cream scooper.


5.  Beyoncé used to sweep up hair at her mother's salon.


6.  Demi Moore was a debt collector.


7.  Meryl Streep was a high school cheerleader.  Rumor has it she was also nominated for Homecoming Queen every year, whether she deserved it or not.  (???)


8.  Bill Murray used to sell chestnuts outside a Chicago grocery store.


9.  Gwen Stefani mopped floors at a Dairy Queen in Southern California.


10.  Matthew McConaughey cleaned chicken coops.


11.  Martha Stewart used to baby-sit Mickey Mantle's four boys. 


12.  Rod Stewart was a soccer player.


13.  Whoopi Goldberg worked in a mortuary, making up dead people's faces.


14.  Elvis Costello worked at a bank as a data entry clerk.


15.  Jay-Z was a drug dealer.


16.  Morgan Freeman was a "radar technician" for the U.S. Air Force.


17.  Eddie Vedder worked nights as a hotel security guard.


18.  Channing Tatum was a male stripper, obviously.


19.  Patrick Dempsey was a juggler.


20.  Victoria Beckham appeared on a BBC sex-education show.


21.  Ozzy Osbourne worked a daily 9-to-5 in a slaughterhouse.


22.  Mick Jagger was a porter in a mental hospital.


23.  Mark Wahlberg modeled Calvin Klein BVDs, as EVERYONE knows by now.


24.  Cyndi Lauper was a pop singer known for songs like "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" and "Time After Time".  Oh, wait!  That was her famous period.  So let's see . . . before that she cleaned the cages at a dog-kennel.


25.  Keith Richards was a ball boy in a tennis club.



(For the whole list, hit up PageSix.com.)

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