Celebrities who lost large sums of money
• Celebrities who lost large sums of money
Some actors often gets the role of gamblers, and sometimes, in order to better get used to the way they start gambling. However, the relationship may appear under different circumstances. About who of celebrities lost huge sums, read in our material.
Matt Damon was a member of an underground poker club, which also included Tobey Maguire, Leonardo DiCaprio and Ben Affleck. According to those who have played with Damon, he almost never won. Live in the role for the film "Schuler", he lost more than 25 000 dollars.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon was more cautious. One of the participants poker gatherings said of him: "He is a very cautious asshole." However, it still did not save the actor from losses: one actor lost so $ 50 000.
It is known that writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky was a player. In order to most accurately translate his image, actor Yevgeny Mironov went to the casino. According to the plan he had to spend one night. On his hands were about two thousand dollars that Eugene quickly doubled. Later, it turned into a real relationship: According to colleagues, Mironov spent at the casino for two months and lost a round sum, which the artist himself and his colleagues are silent.
Singer Adris Ērglis suffered from a serious gambling addiction. He suffered greatly because of his parents' divorce and was trying to escape in a casino. Win turned out not always. "Sometimes the amount was so large that it was possible to buy an apartment without any problems", - he said in an interview Ērglis.
The American singer Gladys Knight is also known for his love of gambling. In 2006, she was lucky to hit the jackpot she won 60 thousand dollars, which almost immediately lost the next table. After that, the singer for some reason caused the emergency services, but the arrival of the experts managed to lose another 45,000.
The humorist Garik Kharlamov not go to the casino, but playing online poker. Kharlamov's ex-wife Julia Leshchenko told me that for years struggled with her husband's addiction. "He managed to play online poker for more than 5 million rubles," - she said.
The famous basketball player Charles Barkley frequents the best casinos in Las Vegas. According to him, he spent on gambling over $ 10 million is not going to stop, because he can not afford it.