There are some people who were groomed for stardom at a young age. Celebrities will sometimes use their connections to give their kids an early break in show business. This can sometimes backfire, like in the case of Will Smith’s children, who both abandoned their acting/music careers after a brief taste of the pressures of stardom.

However, not all celebrities are the progeny of famous people. The vast majority of famous actors and musicians came from humble beginnings. There are some celebrities who were forced to endure terrible hardships before they became famous. Indeed, for some celebrities, it was their fame that acted as the source of the bad things that happened …

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