Fame, stardom, numerous hook-ups and break ups and too much of alcohol and drugs is common in world of celebrities. Celeb life is usually good, but is not always as bright as it seems. Money and success sometimes also bring along immense physical pressure and emotional trauma. Here are ten celebrities who have seen the darker side of the blinding spotlight.
1. Britney Spears
Britney Spears was just 11 when she joined The Mickey Mouse Club and in no time she became a pop superstar with many hit numbers to her name.
By the time she was 25, she was divorced with two sons. In 2007, Britney had two false starts in rehab.
She finally got into a month long substance abuse program at a rehabilitation centre. After leaving rehab, she took control of her life. She now shares the custody of her sons with her former husband Kevin Federline.