Demi Moore is a world famous actress who has appeared in a selection of movies and has won many awards for her work, including a Golden Globe for her part in the film 'Ghost'. She rose to fame after a turbulent child hood. Her biological father was never close to the actress and left her mother after only a two year marriage. Her mother subsequently became involved in alcohol abuse and also became distant from the star.
She left school at sixteen and performed briefly as a nude model, before being introduced to acting after her next door neighbor, who was a German actress at the time, inspired her to take acting classes. Demi Moore had a rocky start and was known for cocaine abuse at the start of her career. However, she began to gain attention when she appeared in several soap operas in the United States. It was the movie 'About Last Night' which gave her recognition as a movie star. In the year of 1990 she starred in the film 'Ghost'. This was a box-office success. It was also the highest grossing film of the year and turned Demi Moore into an overnight sensation.
By this point Demi Moore had become the highest paid female actress in the world. She was also known for becoming the first actress to be paid a 10 million dollar salary in the movie 'A Hunchback Of Notre Dame'. Through out her career, Demi Moore has tried other creative avenues as well as acting. She was briefly in a band called The Nu Kats and wrote three of their songs. Through out her career she has also taken various modelling jobs. She posed naked on the front cover of Vanity Fair magazine whilst being heavily pregnant.
After a successful career in the early 90's, Demi Moore starred in several films which were regarded as flops. One of these included the movie 'Striptease'. She also married the young actor Ashton Kutcher in 2005 but they separated in 2011. The former couple are now in a divorcement battle. Demi Moore has asked for several million dollars from Ashton Kutcher to pay for renovations on her New York Apartment. Demi Moore still works on independent films and continues to act in large budget movies.