Celeb roommates before they were stars

Published On: Jul 05 2012 02:27:54 PM CDT   Updated On: Sep 23 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

Even celebrities had to start out somewhere while waiting for that big break, and in some cases that meant rooming with fellow struggling artists bound to also make it big.

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Rush and Mel Gibson shared an apartment for four months while they were both studying at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney in the late 1970s.

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