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Christopher Walken:The coolest pre-fame job has to be Christopher Walken! He worked as a lion tamer in a circus when he was a teenager. He then trained as a dancer before moving into acting.
Ozzy Osbourne:Rocker Ozzy Osbourne actually worked in a slaughterhouse before finding fame with Black Sabbath. Hmmm… now the whole biting the head off of a dove incident makes more sense!
Matthew McConaughey:“Magic Mike” hunk Matthew McConaughey had a very unglamorous job shoving chicken poop out of the coops.
Johnny Depp:Quirky actor Johnny Depp sold pens over the phone when he first arrived to Los Angeles and began his acting career.
Eva Mendes:Brunette beauty Eva Mendes, who is currently dating Ryan Gosling, worked at “Hot Dog on a Stick” at the Glendale Galleria Mall in California before she landed her first acting role in “Children of the Corn V”.
Clint Eastwood:Before Clint Eastwood landed “Dirty Harry” roles and uttered the phrase, “Go ahead, make my day”, he was installing swimming pools for a living.
Brad Pitt:Angelina Jolie’s beau Brad Pitt actually dressed up in a chicken suit and danced around on the side of the road for a local Mexican restaurant. Seriously!
Hugh Jackman:“X-Men” star Hugh Jackman, who plays the role of Wolverine in the film, used to work as a clown for children’s birthday parties for a whopping $50 per event.
Gwen Stefani:Gwen Stefani worked at her local Dairy Queen in her hometown of Orange County, California while she was a senior in high school. Her older brother Eric formed the band No Doubt, which Gwen joined as the singer. And the rest is history!