Why defiant Demi is a true Hollywood survivor
Two years after leaving school, she wed rocker Freddy Moore.
The marriage didn't go the distance – though she did keep his name.
It's a testament to Demi's loyal nature that the pair remained friends.
She learnt never to be bitter, saying "If I look back at my past, I look at those things as my gifts.
"Some of my lowest points were the most exciting opportunities to push through to be a better person"