10 Celebrities Who Have Dramatically Changed Their Careers
Millions of people do the same job every day. But from time to time, we feel that this is not our calling. It means it’s time to try yourself in something else, because who knows, maybe this will give you fame, wealth, and a life that you never dreamed of? Many celebrities have taken the risk of drastically changing their careers to achieve what they have today. Here are 10 people the world wouldn’t know about if they hadn’t dared to change their lives!
- Ozzy Osbourne
The rock star is also known as the “Prince of Darkness” has always had a passion for music. However, before climbing to the top, he worked in a slaughterhouse, repaired cars, and painted walls to make some money. Ozzy said that he was never shy about dirty work.
- Harrison Ford
Star Wars and Indiana Jones films are associated with the name of this actor. Before starring in movies, Harrison worked for a long time as a carpenter. If it weren’t for George Lucas, Harrison Ford would still be making chairs and other furniture. Sounds strange, right?
- Arnold Schwarzenegger
If we’re talking about hard work and dizzying success, Arnold is a real champion. Schwarzenegger went from being an athlete in a small gym to a cult actor and even the Californian governor. Who would he be without the crazy idea of changing the job?! Maybe a coach?
- Sean Connery
Connery had different jobs before wearing the secret agent costume. Working at one of them, he every day…polished the coffins. Besides, he also served in the Navy and then worked as a bodyguard and even a VIP chauffeur. Best of all, Sean Connery dropped out of school at 15!
- Ken Jeong
The actor’s popularity has grown rapidly since the premiere of the first ‘The Hangover’ film. But what if we told you that Ken Jeong spent about 7 years in a hospital as a real-life MD? Fighting human diseases for so many years, he changed the job, and today, he is building an amazing acting career in Hollywood.
- Alain Delon
Not everyone knows that the handsome French actor is a certified butcher. For many years his father was owning a butcher’s shop where the young guy worked in his free time. There Alain learned to beat and cook the meat.
- George Clooney
Clooney went through many jobs before becoming one of the most handsome actors in the world. He used to be a construction worker, an insurance agent and even sold women’s shoes.
- Vera Wang
Vera Wang was a successful figure skater and journalist before revolutionizing the fashion world. Look at her today! This is one of the best and most popular womenswear designers on the planet!
- Charlize Theron
Visiting a popular NY ballet school for many years, Charlize Theron tried to build a career as a ballerina. Due to a knee injury, she had to change her profession, and as we can see today, the actress made the right decision!
- Ray Kroc
For most of his life, Ray Kroc has worked as a traveling salesman and realtor. To make more money, he also moonlighted as a pianist. When he was 50, he met the McDonald brothers at a small restaurant. Ray Kroc was impressed with the food, so he bought the rights to open establishments with the McDonald’s name. Two years later, he opened the first such restaurant!