Fame can be a tricky thing, a double-edged sword of sorts. For the select group who has reached the rarified air of celebrity status, they know all to well that having A list status does not spare them from having to face the challenges of simply being a human being.
International pop sensation Lady Gaga has risen to the absolute highest levels of fame and fortune with her music career and pop culture status. But in early 2013 after she had seriously injured her hip she reached a personal all time low. Struggling with her forced hiatus, the injury and the pain it caused, and the pressures of fame in general, Gaga was "in a lot of pain and very depressed all of the time..." Photo credit: Joe Seer / Shutterstock.com
It can be tough for even the average Joe to maintain a level of happiness, but for a celebrity with so much constantly at stake, it can be downright impossible. Here are 10 celebrities who have struggled with depression.