You can't deny the fact that conventional and adult entertainment industries are somewhat closely related. The two industries are cash cows, and will make people millionaires if they get that one good opportunity. Many celebrities were former porn stars and strippers as well. They stripped for money, and in fact, the stripping gig helped them get big Hollywood contacts. From Brad Pitt, Channing Tatum to Catherine Zeta-Jones, here's a list of fifteen famous people who were strippers in the past.
The 'Fight Club' star, Brad Pitt, was a stripper before breaking into the Hollywood. Pitt was one of the seven members of the dance club 'Dancing Bares'. He used to dance naked in front of the college girls, along with his team members!
Popular rock musician and widow of Kurt Cobain (Nirvana lead singer), Courtney Love, remembered her stripper days in Las Vegas in one of the interviews. She stripped to fund her music band.
In an interview given to The Daily Telegraph, Channing Tatum revealed some interesting and dark secrets of his past life. When he was 19 years old, he stripped in front of the crowd for money. He said he wasn't great at doing adult gigs, and all he could make is less than fifty dollars a night.