Stars Who Went from Rags to Riches

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Demi Moore-
Before the blockbuster hits and high-profile marriages, Demetria Guynes was a self-described "trailer park kid" whose mother and stepfather were ... more 
Photo by: Bob Charlotte / PR Photos
Demi Moore-
Before the blockbuster hits and high-profile marriages, Demetria Guynes was a self-described "trailer park kid" whose mother and stepfather were alcoholics who fought frequently and moved often. She dropped out of high school at 16 and eventually landed a role on General Hospital. From there she took off, and for 1996's Striptease, she earned a then-record $12.5 million. less 
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