Celebrity assistants get a lot of perks — mingling with the rich and famous, attending awards shows, and traveling the globe — but that doesn’t mean their jobs are easy, especially if their boss is a nightmare! Here are some of the worst celebrity bosses in Hollywood.
Christian Bale’s former assistant Harrison Cheung claims he was diagnosed with PTSD after working for the Batman Begins star! From “sniffing Christian’s armpits for BO” before red carpets to going on “emergency sock runs,” Harrison claims he had no shortage of strange tasks to fulfill for his former boss.
Orange Is the New Black star Taryn Manning allegedly assaulted her makeup artist Holly Hartman in 2015. Although the women settled the issue, Taryn was accused of punching and choking Holly, as well as spraying her in the eyes with Windex.
According to Lady Gaga’s former assistant Jennifer O’Neill, the singer made her sleep beside her in case she was “required to address Lady Gaga’s needs throughout the night.” Jennifer sued Gaga in 2011 for allegedly making her work 24/7 without overtime.
An insider in Jennifer Aniston’s team claims the Friends actress has “a phobia of sweating” and will “snap her fingers for someone to grab ice cubes and press them on her forehead.”
Britney Spears’ former bodyguard Fernando Flores sued her for sexual harassment in 2010, claiming the singer made “repeated unwanted sexual advances.” She settled after a two-year legal battle.
David Beckham never looks less than perfect, and apparently, he likes his fridge to be the same way! “David insists on having can upon can of soft drinks, all arranged in a completely straight line. And if there’s an odd number, the extra can must be removed or David will get upset,” a staffer told OK!
Unlike David, Selena Gomez is allegedly “such a slob!” “In less than 24 hours, there can be makeup stains on the linens, bedding strewn all over, spilled drinks and fast-food wrappers everywhere,” an aide told OK!
Angelina Jolie’s former staffer claims the actress asked her team to watch her unsuccessful film By the Sea and then “grilled us for feedback.” However, she wanted “positive comments only!”
An ex-assistant of Jessica Simpson alleges the fashion designer “acts as if the world is one big open bar” and often skips out on the bill. The former employee also told OK! they had to undress her at home if she had one drink too many!
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