Actors whose careers were ruined by one role
No one on Earth is perfect, and everyone makes mistakes—up to and including every single superstar who employs an army of agents, managers and publicists just to avoid having it look like they make mistakes. It's a glamorous life in Hollywood, and it's easy to assume that our favorite stars are just as smooth and charming offscreen as they are when the cameras are rolling—but the reality is that they goof just like us, and it's even more embarrassing when they do it. In fact, if you really think about it, when you're an A-list actor, your slip-ups are captured on film, projected six stories high, and immortalized for generations to criticize and mock. As the instances listed here prove, all it takes is one box office bomb to tarnish a star. Here's a look at some actors who had their careers ruined by a single particularly ill-advised and embarrassing role.