9 celebrities who have been fired


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Paula Abdul
Hugh Jackman
Oprah Winfrey
Rainn Wilson
Star Jones
Charlie Sheen
Snoop Dogg
Kate Walsh
Gilbert Gottfried

Axed. Canned. Given the boot.

However you phrase it, getting fired is a universal low point on the road to success. But it’s not the end of the world. In fact, it just may be the start of something big. Here are nine celebrities, including some big names such as Oprah and Charlie Sheen, who’ve been let go, dismissed and shown the door. For some, it was the luckiest day of their lives.

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