Talent is not something that can be bought, but it can be wasted. Celebrities of all types are known for their talent, but there are some that have wasted their talent and ruined their careers and sometimes their lives. The reasons are many, but their talent only took them so far, due to their own actions. Here are 12 talented celebrities who have ruined their careers.
1) Michael Jackson
The youngest son of the Jackson Five was a celebrity then and he grew up to be a solo star as well. His music is still being played today, but his dependence upon prescription drugs and his strange behaviors caused him to lose popularity and cost him his life in the end, leaving behind his kids and the rest of his family.