15 Stars Who Went Broke as a Joke

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Making a ton of money doesn't mean a star knows how to spend it wisely. Here are 11 stars who went BROKE!

1. Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan used to make serious bank! But she spent it all on blow and had to have her move to New York bankrolled by Oprah Winfrey.

2. Drake Bell

Nikelodeon star Drake Bell, from Drake & Josh, filed for bankruptcy in early 2014. He was only 26 years old at the time.

3. Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson owed a reported $1.1 million in back taxes and had to sell her house to keep from filing bankruptcy.

4. Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage demands around $20 million per movie, which he spends on castles and jets and more material possessions than he will ever use in his life.

5. Spencer Pratt and Heidi Montag

Spencer and Heidi might have lived large on The Hills, but Pratt says that lifestyle is far from their reality. Imagine that! Reality TV that isn't real!

6. Courtney Love

Courtney Love might have been a member of Hole, but she's in the hole more often than she's out. She sold 25% of her share of Nirvana's music catalog to get out of debt.

7. Teresa Guidice

RHONJ Teresa Giudice actually owes so much money she's facing JAIL TIME for it. She and her husband, Joe Giudice, were indicted on tax evasion charges and plead guilty.

8. Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson once owed the government $16.7 million dollars. He released a special album called The IRS Tapes: Who Will Buy My Memories to pay his debt with the proceeds.

9. Lena Headey

Game of Thrones beauty Lena Headey is embroiled in a bitter divorce from Peter Loughran which has left her with as little as $5 in the bank.

10. Tionne "T Boz" Watkins

Tionne "T Boz" Watkins filed for bankruptcy in 1995, 2011, and again last year. The judge dismissed her third filing because she never tried to pay off the first two.

11. Brendan Fraser

Brendan Fraser used to make a pretty decent living. Then, he claims, he was injured during Hurricane Katrina, which has left him unable to work. He owes his wife $900,000 a YEAR in child support.

12. Sonja Morgan

Sonja Morgan, a RHONY housewife, is so broke she has to rent her lavish apartment for $25,000 a month, which only covers taxes on the property and doesn't make a dent in her debt.

14. Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton
Toni Braxton sold many millions of records. And blew many millions of dollars.

15. MC Hammer

MC Hammer
Same with this guy.

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