Before they were stars: Celebrities' past jobs

Slideshow posted in Photos | Wednesday, February 16, 2011

5 of 80: George Clooney told OnTheRedCarpet.com at the premiere of his 2011 film 'The Descendants: 'Look, I cut tobacco for a living for a while in Kentucky - that was hard, you know? I sold ladies shoes in a department store - that was hard. This [acting] isn't a hard job in those terms.'

(Pictured: George Clooney talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com about shooting tricky scenes for 'The Descendants,' at the film's premiere in Los Angeles on Nov. 15, 2011.) (OTRC Photo)