Drugs has been the downfall of many famous people and continues to be the downfall of many.

5 Amanda Bynes

Amanda Bynes was a prominent actress in the ’90s. She shot into global fame when she was 10 years old. At age 13 she began her own TV series and also featured in many kid movies. Amanda however could transition from a child star to the adult star that everyone expected. Along the way, she got into substance abuse that short-lived her career.

4.David Hasselhoff

David Hasselhoff became known when his Tv show Bay watch became a delight and a success. Many thought tv shows of sexy divers will never cut. However, David has a drinking problem that got in the way of success in the movie. He was also known to have done hard drugs such as cocaine and heroin sometime in his career.

3 Chris Farley

Farley was a comedian who featured in Saturday Night Live Show. He was very much looked up to by his fellow comedians who looked up to him. Farley however had a problem with drinking and drugs. All efforts to get the brilliant comedian from drug abuse were vain when he died of a drug overdose.

2. Marilyn Monroe

Monroe was regarded as the greatest female superstar during the short time of her career. Monroe became prominent for her life outside acting. Her private was also fascinating for many Americans. However, her life was cut short when Monroe died of drug overdose.