Top 10 Celebrities Who Had Interesting Previous Careers

Sylvester Stallone


You know just what Ol’ Sly is like – pugnacious, tough and brave. Which he’d have to be, given that his first colleagues were even more vicious than Apollo Creed. After leaving the University of Miami without completing his degree in drama, Stallone headed to New York in search of stardom and found himself cleaning out the lions’ cages at Central Park Zoo. It was probably good training for his later fights – sure, Rocky’s nemesis would beat a man to the ground, but he probably wouldn’t tear out his innards and feast on them. No wonder Stallone plays characters that are scared of no-one…