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Al Pacino's Journey Is Proof That Hard Work Pays Off | From Unemployment and Sleeping In Storefronts To Winning an Oscar
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Al Pacino's Journey Is Proof That Hard Work Pays Off | From Unemployment and Sleeping In Storefronts To Winning an Oscar

"The Devil's Advocate" actor laid his hands on several odd jobs, which includes being a janitor, postal clerk, and busboy.

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It is not known to many that the iconic actor Alfredo James Pacino has had his share of hardships and faced financial constraints as a young struggler passionate to pursue acting as his full-time career. The actor has faced it all, from struggling with unemployment to sleeping in storefronts reported The Guardian.

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The “Godfather” actor, Al Pacino's journey to success has many folds with several highs and lows not many are aware of. To begin with a stable background of devoted learning in his desired field, he enrolled himself in an acting school for which he tried all the means to stay upright. Al Pacino laid his hands on several odd jobs, which includes being a janitor, postal clerk, and busboy. Yet, the struggle to pull it off with flying colors didn’t pay off, as he failed in the majority of his classes. The failure made it clear to him that he was not academically inclined and dropped out at the age of seventeen.