5 famous celebrities who went broke by spending too much money
Being a celebrity usually comes with two things: Fame and fortune. But in a situation where the fortune part is missing from this equation, it can paint a really bizarre picture for the celebrity/celebrities in question. We know that a lot of these stars earn mind blowing amounts of money annually. But we are also aware that a lot of them are high maintenance and quite careless too. Below are 5 famous celebrities who went broke.
The current net worths of some of these stars are so low infact it will shock the hairs off you.
Strangely, in every case here, the star is crazy famous.
When you are making money in tons and at a go, and this sort of earning continues soar as your career progresses, it becomes hard to be careful or disciplined.
You might start to think that you are the undisputed king of cash and that nothing can go wrong with your cash flow or wealth. For instance, when you hear astonishing stories of how celebs like retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather .Jr spends astonishing amounts of cash at a go on luxury items that might be largely considered unnecessary, it can give you some idea how some stars can afford to
spend this much money and not fear going broke.
Sadly though many celebs do end up losing all their money.
5 Celebrities who lost all their money
In his prime, legendary former world heavyweight champion boxer Iron Mike Tyson was the baddest man on the planet, and one of the most feared and skilled boxers the world had ever seen. During his era of invincibility and up until the end of his career, Tyson earned a staggering $300 million. But Mike was not just a scary customer inside the ring, he was pretty out of control outside the ring. A fast and careless lifestyle did not just see him landing in jail, but also saw his massive fortune drop to almost nothing. But luckily for the ex fighter, he is working really hard now to reinvent himself, and has seen his net worth climb slowly up to $3million. Still a far cry from his former financial glory, but people are grateful the global icon is finally and gradually getting to his feet.
part of the 2000s, He even won an Academy award for best actor for his incredible performance in the 1996 film Leaving Las Vegas. He is appearing on this list, not because he is actually stone broke, but because, due to his addiction to wild spending, we have seen his networth bounce like a yoyo over the years. So His Current net worth of $25 million is as unsteady as the Atlantic ocean, because we have seen him many times so worse off than this. A fact that makes him take on mediocre roles in mediocre movies, just to pay the bills.
$20 million for the first film and
negotiated another $40 million for the last two movies in the Franchise. But
Foreclosed homes and owed taxes and crazy spending saw the actor owing the IRS $14 million. Even though his current wealth is estimated at $11. 5 million, it’s a huge fall from his glory days.
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The former Playboy star and actress became a sort of cultural icon in the 90s and was one of the most in-demand (And controversial)entertainers in the world at one time. So it’s a horrible wonder how her netwoth is a shocking $5 million now. This amount of cash is by no means small. But After so many years on top of her game, one would have expected Anderson to be much wealthier than this.