21 Actors Who Failed At First, Then Became Hugely Famous

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If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. That common saying is something the following actors took to heart. Believe it or not, but some of the most successful actors didn't find success right away. That's right, there are actors who failed at first, but then became hugely famous. You know, sometimes life isn't easy and you have to work hard to make your dreams a reality. Even for these actors, who are seriously popular and rich, not everything was handed to them on a silver platter.

Their success stories are something you should take the time to become acquainted with, because they just might influence you in all the right ways. When you hear that the man who brought Han Solo to life didn't at first get the praise he does today, well, that just might affect you. Plus, it just goes to show you that sometimes celebrities really are like us "normal" folk, who more times than not have to put a lot of time in before we find success.

It's inspiring to hear how actors got to where they are today. So, with that, here are 21 actors who had to really climb the Hollywood ladder to become huge stars.

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