Hard to believe, but true! Before her big break, Hollywood beauty Halle Berry lived in a homeless shelter for some time. Her mother didn't believe that the Catwoman actress had what it took stopped supporting her as soon as she turned 21. Halle got into such a bad argument with her mother that she moved out. A mother herself now, and one of Tinseltown's favorites, she certainly doesn't need to worry about money any more.
After Kelly Clarkson moved to Los Angeles to become a singer, her apartment burned down and she had to sleep in her car for a short while. She was forced to move back to Texas, but was not prepared to give up and so went to an American Idol casting. And we all know what happened next: Kelly became a worldwide sensation!