There was a time when Mel Gibson wanted to be either a Journalist or a Chef. Thankfully, he decided to not go for either of them and entered Hollywood. With power-packed roles in movies like Braveheart, Mad Max or even The Passion of the Christ, he has certainly entertained millions of people around the world. He is also a very successful director and has served a number of blockbuster movies, some of which have been critically acclaimed as well like his recently-released Hacksaw Ridge. His fans are definitely glad that he chose to give up on a career as a chef or a journalist.