A lot of celebrities tout having started at the bottom before their rise to fame, but these 33 stars are truly inspiring.
1. Halle Berry
Before making it big, Halle Berry was a struggling actress in New York City and briefly stayed in a homeless shelter when her cash ran out.
2. A$AP Rocky
At age 15, rapper A$AP Rocky was bouncing around from homeless shelter to homeless shelter with his mom and sister, supporting himself by selling drugs.
3. Jim Carrey
As a child, funny man Jim Carrey’s family spent a period of time living out of their van. Carrey even quit school at 15 to support his family while working as a janitor.