Film Stars, Famous Athletes and Other Celebrities Who Were Bullied in School

Bullying at anywhere or any time is the worst feeling one can ever get. Bad behaviour and disruption in class school by some students led to this bad thing to happen. Some students get so disturbed that they never forget this phase ever in their lives. Bullying destroys not only the confidence but also makes a person afraid all the time, and overall makes their lives miserable. And if you think famous film actors, athletes and other successful life have never been through this phase then you are wrong. Like every other common person who faced bullying in school, these celebrities also went through it. They consider it the bad phase of their lives as it is one of the worst childhood memories. Here is the list:

1) Michael Phelps

The man who is a master swimmer and won the maximum Olympic gold medals was bullied in his hometown when he was a little child. He describes being beaten and picked on because of his lips and big ears.

2) Priyanka Chopra

Miss World, one of the highest paid actresses of Bollywood and singer Priyanka was bullied in college. She went for studies in the USA where she faced racial bullying.

3) Hrithik Roshan

The Greek God of Bollywood too faced a lot of bullying as a child as he used to stammer. He took therapy to fix his speech. Now, he’s an eloquent speaker and an extremely successful actor and dancer.

4) Jessica Alba

The Hollywood actress Jessica Alba was bullied badly during her school days.

“I was bullied so badly that my dad used to walk me into school so I didn’t get attacked. I’d eat my lunch in the nurses’ office so I didn’t have to sit with the other girls. Apart from my being mixed race, my parents didn’t have money so I never had the cute clothes or the cool back pack.”

5) Rihanna

I Love The Way You Lie singer had an extremely difficult childhood. She faced bullying for being “not black enough”. She faced various kinds of racial bullying.

6) Christina Hendricks

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“I had the worst high school experience ever. I went to a very mean school and was bullied like crazy… If I could go back and tell my 14-year-old self anything it would be, ‘Don’t worry. You’re going to be doing exactly what you want to be doing and those people who are a***holes now are still going to be a***holes in 20 years. So let it go!’”

7) Victoria Beckham

The model wife of ace footballer David Beckham too faced bullying, she says,

“They were literally picking things up out of the puddles and throwing them at me, and I just stood there, on my own. No one was with me. I didn’t have any friends. People would push me around, say they were going to beat me up after school, chase me. It was miserable, my whole schooling, miserable. I tried to be friends with people, but I didn’t fit in. So I kept myself to myself.”

8) Karan Johar

The ace Bollywood director and producer says he was bullied because of his heavy weight. According to him, bullies can never stop anyone’s potential.

9) Muhammad Ali

The world famous boxer was also bullied when he was a kid on the streets of New York. At once, a bully took his bike away from him. When he reported this to a cop he was told: first learn to box, then you can get your bike back. And you know well, the rest is history!

10) Raghu

MTV’s famous host Raghu who looks more an angry young man now was never like this before! He says,

“In school, I used to get bullied a lot and it was quite serious in nature. I feel my life changed because of those unpleasant experiences. My personality was shaped in a certain way because I faced bullying of the worst nature.”