Celebrities Open Up About Their Traumatic Pasts


From sexual abuse to being born in prison, these celebrities all have one thing in common – they come from traumatic pasts. Read on to find out the heartbreaking stories from behind the glamour and talent of your favorite celebrities.

Drew Barrymore – “I Didn’t Really Have Parents”

The actress has been very candid about her wild upbringing in interviews. On the Today Show, Barrymore spoke about her upbringing. She said it consisted of drinking and smoking in nightclubs starting at age 9. The actress checked into rehab at age 13 after using cocaine.