15 Celebrities Who Walked Away at the Peak of their Careers


We all work hard to build our careers and when it finally happens that we become successful, we continue to work hard to become even more successful. That’s what happens in Hollywood, too. Actors, singers, actresses and everyone in between work hard to finally achieve the kind of fame and success they’ve always dreamed of having, and they don’t stop. For some, however, the fame and success is too much. Or maybe they simply wanted to walk away while they were ahead. Either way, read on to find out which celebrities walked away from their careers at the peak.

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Tiffany Raiford is an experienced writer with more than 7,000 published articles. A wife and mother, she spends her time playing with her little girls, reading, writing and attempting to keep her house clean.
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