20 Celebs Who Went Crazy Because Of Their Fame

There is little doubt that being famous comes with some great perks, but it also comes with a lot of downsides. There is the loss of privacy, the temptation of bad influences, and a sudden influx of money that can be hard to manage. So it isn’t too surprising that some people tend to lose it when they become too famous for their own good.


1. Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. has come a long way since the start of his fame. He struggled with drugs and alcohol so much that he had a number of psychotic episodes, including driving down Sunset Boulevard naked, and throwing imaginary rats out of the window of his car. He also climbed into a neighbor’s window and fell asleep in their child’s bed. Luckily, Robert Downey Jr. is now completely sober and reaping the benefits.


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