(Reuters/Brendan McDermid)

10 male celebs with surprising second acts

In honor of Renaissance Man James Franco's celebrity roast, a look at 10 other men who've changed their jobs


Prachi Gupta
August 31, 2013 6:00PM (UTC)

"The world is your oyster," the saying goes. This sounds nice, but it's not really true -- unless you're rich and famous, in which case, the world is not just your oyster, but the entire damn ocean.

As artist/writer/musician/blogger/painter James Franco, a man with infinite careers, prepares for the broadcast of his Celebrity Roast on Labor Day, here's a look at other male celebrities who have transitioned to (or at least tested) other jobs:

Advertisement:

[slide_show id=13465246]


Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at pgupta@salon.com.

MORE FROM Prachi GuptaFOLLOW prachiguLIKE Prachi Gupta

BROWSE SALON.COM
COMPLETELY AD FREE,
FOR THE NEXT HOUR

Read Now, Pay Later - no upfront
registration for 1-Hour Access

Click Here
7-Day Access and Monthly
Subscriptions also available
No tracking or personal data collection
beyond name and email address

•••






Fearless journalism
in your inbox every day

Sign up for our free newsletter

• • •