These inspirational famous faces didn't do too well at school, yet still became hugely successful

These inspirational people all did badly at school - but became huge successes

These is a lot of pressure put on students to perform well in their school exams - but if you don't make the grades, it doesn't mean it's the end of the world.

These inspirational famous faces didn't do too well at school, with some dropping out, failing them exams, or leaving with little or no qualifications, yet still became hugely successful. Here are 15 well-known celebrities who made something of themselves, despite not having a great history with academia.

The successful actor dropped out of community college just half way through the first semester and ended up homeless after working as a discount ticket salesman and stripper.

13. Chris Pratt

The successful actor dropped out of community college just half way through the first semester and ended up homeless after working as a discount ticket salesman and stripper.
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The popular comedian told her fans on social media not to despair if A-level results day didn't bring the best of grades - she achieved a D and an E and is enjoying plenty of success.

14. Sarah Millican

The popular comedian told her fans on social media not to despair if A-level results day didn't bring the best of grades - she achieved a D and an E and is enjoying plenty of success.
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He may have been expelled from high school for being a "rebel and a dunce", but the famous theoretical physicist is now renowned for changing the way we understand the world.

15. Albert Einstein

He may have been expelled from high school for being a "rebel and a dunce", but the famous theoretical physicist is now renowned for changing the way we understand the world.
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