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Matthew McConaughey

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Matthew McConaughey, actor, this free-spirited star is best known for his leading roles in romantic comedies including; “The Wedding Planner,”  “Failure To Launch” and “Fool’s Gold.” Before hitting his payday as an entertainer, McConaughey washed dishes and shoveled chicken manure.

Mark Ruffalo

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Mark Ruffalo, actor, a champion of independent films this star divides his time between the big screen and the stage.   On his way to stardom, Ruffalo bartended for almost 10 years and auditioned over 800 times before getting his big break.


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July 8th, 2010 at 1:50 pm

Chevy Chase

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chevy chase first job

Chevy Chase, actor, comedian, writer, before he was “not ready for prime time,” Chase held a series of jobs that included, cab driver, truck driver, motorcycle messenger, construction worker, waiter, busboy, fruit picker, producer manager, audio engineer, wine store salesman, theater usher and musician.

Tony Danza

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Tony Danza, actor, this Brooklyn born TV star is known best for his sitcom roles in “Taxi” and “Who’s The Boss.”  Danza, a graduate of the University of Dubuque began his work life as a professional boxer.

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March 26th, 2010 at 12:01 pm

Dustin Hoffman

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Dustin Hoffman, actor, this Academy Award winner is known for his roles on stage, screen and TV including “The Graduate,” “Midnight Cowboy” and “Tootsie.”  Hoffman had many job titles in his early work years including restaurant coat checker, typist for the Yellow Pages and Hawaiian lei stringer.

Jack Nicholson

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jack nicholson first job

Jack Nicholson, Academy Award winning actor, producer and director has thrilled audiences with characters ranging from the sublime to the insanely sublime.  Some of Jack’s early job experiences included summer life guarding stints and work in a toy factory.

Jason Lee

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Jason Lee, actor, is well-known for his quirky characters in films and TV shows including “My Name Is Earl” and “Memphis Beat.”  Lee dropped out of high school to pursue his first career as a professional skateboarder.

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December 22nd, 2009 at 5:03 am