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Celebrities who have gone broke

POSTED: 11:35 AM May 08 2014   UPDATED: 1:56 PM Jul 13 2015

Rapper 50 Cent is only the latest celebrity to go broke following money troubles.

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Rapper 50 Cent, whose real name is Curtis James Jackson III, is the latest celebrity to go broke, filing for bankruptcy in a Hartford, Connecticut, court on July 13. He is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and according to the documents filed by his attorney he owes between $10 million and $50 million to his creditors. Here's a look at other celebs who have gone from bank to bust:

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