15 Bankrupt Celebs



We know Sinbad as the funny actor and stand-up comedian for his roles in Houseguest, First Kid, Good Burger and the tv show, A Different World. In 2009, Sinbad was on the list for worst tax debtors in the state, owing $2.5 million in unpaid back taxes. Later that year, he went ahead and filed for bankruptcy. In 2010, Sinbad listed, his hilltop home was listed for sale.


The Celebrity Apprentice

Donald Trump

He’s the frowny looking man, with the blonde comb over that loves to fire people, Donald Trump is a serious businessman. While Trump has filed bankruptcy five times: 1991, 1992, 2004, 2009, and most recently in 2014, he still has a personal net worth of over $4 billion. How does that work? Well, when he files bankruptcy, he’s filing it for his businesses, corporate bankruptcy. He’s a pro at negotiating with the banks.