The had everything – money, fame, fans- all that a normal person would die to have in their life. In spite of all this they decided to quit their career and lead a simple life. Their reasons may sound insensible to people, but, the fact is that they did what they wanted to do and felt is right for them.
1. Miley Cyrus
She had her big break in Disney Channel and had plans to work in movies. But, later she changed her plans and started her music career and never returned to acting.
2. Frank Muniz
In Malcolm in the Middle the actor was making $1 million per episode and during it’s final he also starred in few movies after the show and suddenly disappeared. He no more had a passion for acting and had made enough money to lead his life and so he decided to quit.
3. Kevin Jonas
The Jonas Brothers split in 2013 and was a shock to their fans and Kevin Jonas is the only person who had really not done anything. But then again, the band have made millions during the years they were active and so it really didn’t matter.
4. Kel Mitchell
Kenan and Kel was everyone’s favourite show and one of the highest rated show on Nickelodeon. One of them got successful and the other stayed away from Hollywood and that was surprising!
5. Amanda Bynes
Amanda Bynes was a childhood star and had made plenty of money throughout her career. She announced her retirement from movies in the year 2011 when she was getting some juicy offers. She focused on studying fashion after quitting her movie career.
6. Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan retired when he was 30 but the fun part is he got super confused in his journey. He switched his career from basketball to golf and then again he came back to play basketball only to retire once again.
7. Lauryn Hill
After her debut record The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill she decided to close the chapter and start a new quiet life with her children. She just lost interest in music and fame.
8. Mara Wilson
Mara Wilson did a classic role in Matilda and also few more movies which were not as big as Matilda. She was everyone’s favourite child star and had a bright career ahead but she decided to stay away.
9. Macaulay Culkin
Macaulay’s story is pretty sad even after having a promising career in Hollywood following the success of his Home Alone franchise. After his success at a young age he got many offers but then, he decided to end his career as a teenager as his parents started fighting over his money.
Mase had seen immense success in his hip-hop career in 90’s. He eventually got tired of all the fame and decided to dedicate his life to God. Well, one needs to have an iron will to take such a critical decision of leaving what you love to do.