The rich and powerful are almost always “under the spotlight”. We have been following the lives of some of those stars for decades and we might think that we know every single detail about their biographies and daily life. However, some of them have been cleverly hiding certain facts. And we are here to uncover their “secrets”!
Did You Know That Christopher Walken Was a Lion Tamer?!
Celebrities were not born with a silver spoon in their mouth. Before they became famous, they had worked numerous interesting jobs. And Christopher Walken had one of the most interesting jobs of them all. At the age of 16, he worked as a lion tamer in a circus!! However, that was just a summer job. Apart from that, he had also worked as a dancer in some nightclub.
Denzel Washington Has a Finger That Falls out of Place from Time to Time
Denzel Washington has a finger that sometimes doesn’t want to listen to his commands and falls out of place. That happens because he broke that finger as a child and has never had it fixed.
Scarlett Johansson has a Song Made Only For Her
You know that song “I Kissed a Girl” by Katy Perry?? Well, Scarlett Johansson was that girl. Katy once said that she once saw Scarlett on some magazine cover and simply loved her smile.
Christopher Lee – The Musician
The notorious Saruman was once a heavy metal musician. He worked with Manowar Band and released his first album at the age of 88.
Kate Middleton and Prince William
The Royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton has been listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as “Most Live Streams for a Single Event”. Over 2 billion people watched that thing LIVE. Well, everybody loves Cinderella.
Oprah “The Orpah” Winfrey
Well, her name is not Oprah. It is Orpah Gail Winfrey. That is the name of a character from the Bible. She is now known by her name “Oprah” because of one minor typo.
Benedict Cumberbatch was Once Kidnapped in South Africa
It is TRUE! Benedict was hanging out with his friends when six armed criminals approached his car, bound the men inside it and drove away. Later, down the road, they released their captives. Some random stranger found them and helped.
Steve Buscemi Was on The Site Searching for Survivors of the 9/11
Before he became famous, Steve worked as a firefighter in NY. After the 9/11 he returned to his old job and helped in the search for survivors.
A Birthday Card for R.D.J.
The entire world loves Robert Downey Jr. And people in China are no exception. His fans in China gave Downey a birthday card with 5,339 people signed on it.
Dwayne “The ROCK” Johnson’s Selfie Record
The ROCK set a record for selfies during the premiere of his movie “San Andreas” in London. On the red carpet, he took 105 in three minutes. What can we say… People love him.
Shakira – The Queen of Facebook
Shakira has become the new queen of Facebook! She is the first person to get 100 million likes!
Jason Statham Abandoned his Sports Career
Just like most modern stars, Mr. Statham had struggled early in his life. He worked as a street vendor, model, and street theatre actor. However, he had one passion – diving. For whole 12 years, he was a member of the British National Swimming Squad.
Sarah Jessica Parker is a Direct Descendent of the Salem Witches!!!
One of Sarah’s ancestors was Esther Elwell who was accused of witchcraft. However, she was not executed because the authorities stopped the persecution at the last moment.
Gary Oldman is a Bad Actor?!
One of the best British actors of all times, Gary Oldman was refused by the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and advised to pursue some other career. Look at him now.
Oscars for Walt Disney
As a 59 times Oscar nominee, Disney is a World Record Holder.
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon Are Not Just Friends – They are Family
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Ben and Matt are a true example of a true male friendship. They have been friends since the elementary school. However, that is not the end. Their mutual ancestor William Knowlton came to the NEW WORLD in the 17th century.
Brad Pitt is Too Handsome for Malaysia
The authorities in Malaysia banned an ad, starring Brad Pitt because he was too handsome. They thought that this ad would have given Malaysians an inferiority complex and act destructively against their psychological health.
Which of these surprised you the most?
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