Jennifer Lopez Was Once Homeless: What Other Celebrities Struggled Before They Made It Big?
Jennifer Lopez is at the top of the A-list now, but back when she was a struggling dancer, the singer/actress had to put her dreams ahead of everything else, including living at home with her mother. “My mom and I butted heads,” Lopez tells W's August issue. “I didn’t want to go to college — I wanted to try dance full-time. So she and I had a break. I started sleeping on the sofa in the dance studio. I was homeless, but I told her, ‘This is what I have to do.’ A few months later, I landed a job dancing in Europe. When I got back, I booked In Living Color. I became a Fly Girl and moved to L.A. It all happened in a year.” But Jennifer Lopez isn't the first celebrity to struggle with homelessness. What other stars went from having hard times to having it all?