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17 Celebrities Who Were Never Too Good for a Job

We’re talking about Ashton Kutcher’s advice to kids this morning: never be too good for a job. There are so many celebrities who could give the same advice — myself included (although I’m really more of a super star). Check out our list:

  • Steve Martin famously got his start as a street performer playing his banjo, doing magic tricks and blowing balloon animals.
  • Sean Connery was a milkman and a truck driver.
  • Harrison Ford was doing carpentry work when he auditioned for Han Solo.
  • Jennifer Aniston was a telemarketer and a bike messenger.
  • Rachel McAdams worked at a McDonalds.
  • Eva Longoria worked at a Wendy’s.
  • Sandra Bullock tended bar.
  • Brad Pitt drove a limousine and worked at El Pollo Loco (chicken franchise).
  • Tom Cruise was a bellhop.
  • Sylvester Stallone was a lion cage cleaner at the Central Park Zoo.
  • Ellen Degeneres shucked oysters.
  • Gwen Stefani worked at a Dairy Queen.
  • Quentin Tarantino was a movie theater usher and worked in a video store.
  • Whoopi Goldberg was a beautician in a mortuary.
  • Ozzy Osbourne worked in a slaughterhouse.
  • Patrick Dempsey was a juggler.

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