Dina's Dirt for September 9, 2021

Dina’s Dirt at 6:40

Many celebrities worked their way up, starting at the bottom like the rest of us. For example, Barack Obama, Bobby Flay, and Julie Roberts worked at Baskin-Robbins. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Shania Twain, Pink, Jay Leno,and Rachel McAdams had jobs at McDonald's, as did Pharrell, who was fired from the golden arches three times. Queen Latifah's first job was at Burger King, and that’s where Jennifer Hudson worked too. Some others worth a mention;

- DQ employed Gwen Stefani,

- Madonna served at the Times Square Dunkin' Donuts.

- Brad Pitt was the El Pollo Loco mascot.

-  Nick Cannon took drive-thru orders at Wienerschnitzel where he was fired for telling too many jokes over the intercom, but that's when he knew he wanted to be a comedian.

- Eva Mendes worked at Hot Dog on a Stick.

- Megan Fox dressed up as a giant banana to serve smoothies at Tropical Smoothie Café.

- Jason Lee worked at Taco Bell.

- Eva Longoria spent six years working at Wendy's.

- Russell Simmons made $2.25 an hour at Orange Julius.

Read more about some of their interesting stories at buzzfeed.com.

Baby news…

Congratulations are in order for Jennifer Lawrence. She and her husband, Cooke Maroney, are expecting their first child. Her rep confirmed the happy news to People.