Before they were stars: Celebrities' past jobs

Slideshow posted in Photos | Wednesday, February 16, 2011

19 of 80: Comedian Chris Rock can look back on his days before hits like 'Grown Ups' and laugh. 'The thing about Red Lobster is that if you work there, you can't afford to eat there,' he once told Jay Leno. 'You're making minimum wage. A shrimp costs minimum wage. I cleaned up after the kids. Kids don't eat. I used to zero in on a kid. 'Don't touch that scallop. Please don't touch that scallop.' (Pictured: Chris Rock (center), David Spade (top left), Adam Sandler (left), Rob Schneider (top center) and Kevin James (right) in a scene from the film 'Grown Ups.') ( Photo / Happy Madison Productions)