Some celebrities were already wealthy before becoming famous. However, many of them experienced poverty before attaining fame and fortune.
KAMI learned that there are several famous Pinoy celebrities who had humble jobs.
In reports by Manila Flash and ABS-CBN News, the details of these male celebs’ former jobs were revealed.
1. Jericho Rosales
The Kapamilya heartthrob used to be a personal driver and a crew member of a pizza joint.
The late “King of Comedy” worked as a shoe-shine boy before becoming famous.
3. Richard Gomez
Before becoming an actor, Richard used to work as a crew member of a fast food restaurant. He is now the Mayor of Ormoc City.
4. Diether Ocampo
Diether was working as a bartended when he was discovered. He later on became one of the most in-demand actors in the country.
5. Marvin Agustin
Marvin gained more success as a businessman than as an actor. However, he used to be a mascot and a waiter before becoming a star.
6. Willie Revillame
Who would have thought that a former jeepney barker would later on become one of the wealthiest celebrities? That is exactly the journey of Willie Revillame.
7. Coco Martin
He is now one of the most in-demand actors in Philippine showbiz. But before gaining success, he was a janitor working in Alberta, Canada.
8. Manny Pacquiao
The fighting senator worked as a baker, a construction worker and a donut vendor before becoming a legend in boxing.
9. Vice Ganda
The comedy superstar sold water bottles before becoming a full-time comedian.
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