10 Homeless People Who Became Rich and Famous


If giving up your whole life to find success in Hollywood were easy, everyone would do it. For decades actors, musicians, and personalities have struggled to make it big and many suffer through poverty-stricken misery just to make their dreams a reality. Some even did it in spite of not having a proper bed to sleep in. Here are 10 famous celebs who were once homeless. 

1. Daniel Craig

Hard to believe that the dashing British actor who rejuvenated one of the all-time greatest film franchises was once so poor that he slept on park benches. As a struggling actor in London Daniel Craig seemingly spent as much time sleeping in Hyde Park as he did reading in audition rooms. Nowadays, after four Bond films Craig’s penniless days are far behind him.


2. Halle Berry

Long before she became the first African-American woman to win the Oscar for Best Actress, Halle Berry was 21 years old and living in a homeless shelter in New York City. in spite of her mother’s staunch objection, the future X-Men and Bond girl persevered and eventually landed her breakout role in Spike Lee’s “Jungle Fever”