20 Most Shocking Revelations From Celebrity Memoirs (PHOTOS)

It might be tempting to believe that Hollywood stars lead blessed lives, completely devoid of any pain, trauma, or dysfunction. But, just like all flesh-and-bone beings, many stars have endured their fair share of dark, somber, soul-crushing times. While many have remained mum about their struggles or indiscretions, hoping to retain the illusion of a perfect life, others have been unflinchingly honest, bravely retelling their experiences in candid memoirs that shocked the world.

 

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From Corey Feldman's first-hand account of pedophilia in Hollywood to Lena Dunham's casual confessions about her sister, these celebrity memoirs revealed uncomfortable truths, kicked up a healthy dose of controversy, and generally blew the public's minds.

 

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