Fame is a fleeting thing. In the world of show business, celebrities need to stay relevant otherwise they can find themselves out of work. Unfortunately for these 3 stars, that was the sad reality. Being in the spotlight and recognized by everyone, there are times when we forget that the stars are people too. Like regular people, life can bring them to the top or bring them down low. In this story, we’ll take a look at the lives of three former celebrities who have hit rock bottom.
1. BB Gandanghari
Formerly known as Rustom Padilla, the transgender celebrity was the talk of the town last year when he had a legal and physical transition, moved to the states, and decided to pursue a career in Hollywood.
In his Instagram post, he shared his life and regrets. He said that at first, he felt like he was on cloud nine and ready to take Hollywood by storm. He was later faced with the harsh realities of Hollywood and the star was struggling to get by.
Physical, social, physiological, psychological, financial and professional insecurities was slowly becoming me,” the former action star said.
2. Deborah Sun
Back ion the 1980’s everyone knew the name of Deborah Sun, the sexy star who made a buzz with her roles in movies like “Temptation Island” (1980) and “Pasan Ko Ang Daigdig” (1987)
In 2015, she revealed to “Startalk” that she was struggling financially, but that was the least of her problem. Allegedly, her son Jam Melendez had issues with drugs, this was denied by Deborah saying that her kid was only admitted to rehab because of depression.
Here’s the story that might hit you the most in this list. An episode of “Front Row” detailed the rise and fall of the career of the star we all knew and loved as Mystica.
Apparently, the “split queen” had an established career as a managing director in a hotel, earning P150,000 as monthly salary.
However, everything went down when a video of her criticizing President Rodrigo Roa Duterte went viral.
Apart from losing her job, she revealed that another reason for her losing all her money was because a lot of people took advantage of her kindness.
From a well-paying job, a well-furnished home, and 9 cars, Mystica and her husband Kid Lopez can now barely afford a meal. Today, the two goes by with only lugaw and a can of sardines.
Check out this video detailing the struggles of Deborah Sun
Here are two videos which detail the struggles of Mystica.
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SOURCE: FILIPINO TIMES
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