DUIs, Substance Abuse & Rehab

Actor Opens Up About Rehab Stint

April 18th, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Shia LaBeouf
Shia LaBeouf has opened up about his recent stint in rehab, comparing the experience to method acting. The actor talked about it while at the Tribeca Film Festival screening of "Love True," which he produced.

He told the New York Post, “I just got out of rehab nine months ago, and in rehab they make you do this kind of operatic therapy and you sit with this small group, three or four people, and you work through your s–t and somebody will play your father and somebody will play your mother . . .

"For me, it was like method acting. You rarely get that on a film set because film sets get so...
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'RHOBH' Star Arrested In Beverly Hills

April 17th, 2015 8:12am EDT
'Real Housewives' Star Kim Richards Arrested For Drunkenly Kicki
Kim Richards, one of many housewives on "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," just landed herself in some very hot water.

Early Thursday morning, the "Real Housewife" was arrested in Beverly Hills following a drunken public outburst that ended with Richards being forcibly removed from a hotel bathroom, getting arrested, and kicking a police officer while being detained at the Beverly Hills Police station, according to Us Weekly.

Richards is a recovering alcoholic, but fell off the wagon after taking a pain pill and started making a scene in the Beverly Hills Hotel. According to a spokes...
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Rihanna Mocks Cocaine Rumors With Coke-Drinking Selfie

April 15th, 2015 10:37pm EDT
Rihanna
Rihanna has lashed out on social media over a video in which she appears to be doing something she shouldn't be doing.

During last weekend's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California, the singer and some pals were partying it up in their hotel room, while friends were dancing around the room, RiRi appeared to be doing something drug-related -- more specifically, sniffing lines of cocaine -- in the background.

Rihanna appears to be leaning her head down toward the table when a friend dances by, obscuring the camera view. After her friend passes, the singer is seen rubbi...
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What Does Scott Disick Do After Rehab? He Parties In Sin City

March 30th, 2015 8:55am EDT
Scott Disick Hosts Party In Las Vegas Following Short Stint In R
Is one week in rehab really enough time to kick a bad habit? Scott Disick made his first post-rehab appearance in Las Vegas over the weekend by hosting a party at 10ak at the Mirage.

He reportedly stayed clear of alcohol and drank Red Bull and Fiji water.

The "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star checked into rehab in Costa Rica in mid-March but left after just one week at the facility, prompting many to wonder whether he was truly sober.

Disick recently told People magazine that he plans on returning to the Rhytmia Life Advancement Center: "The funny thing is, a lot of people were unde...
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Q&A With 'Intervention' Executive Producer Jeff Weaver

March 29th, 2015 12:08pm EDT
'Intervention' EP Jeff Weaver Discusses A&E's Long-Running Reali
A&E's long-running reality series Intervention started its fourteenth season last week, once again showing the difficult stories of addicts and their loved ones as professional interventionists step in to try and help these families save lives.

The series has provoked a lot of discussion over the years, and so we sat down with GRB Entertainment's Jeff Weaver, who serves as one of Intervention's executive producers, to not only preview the new season but also get some insight into how the show is made.

"I think what keeps it going is its authenticity and its barefaced portrayal of the nigh...
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'Mad Men' Star Says Family & Friends Supported Him Through Rehab

March 26th, 2015 9:15am EDT
Jon Hamm
"Mad Men" star Jon Hamm has opened up about his stint in rehab just one day after it was revealed he sought help in February for alcohol addiction.

The actor checked into Silver Hill Hospital in New Canan, Conn., last month, and his rep said in a statement on Tuesday, "With the support of his longtime partner Jennifer Westfeldt, Jon Hamm recently completed treatment for his struggle with alcohol addiction. They have asked for privacy and sensitivity going forward."

During an interview with Australia's TV Week, the actor said of his recovery: "Life throws a lot at you sometimes, and you ha...
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Jon Hamm Quietly Sought Help For Alcohol Addiction

March 25th, 2015 8:37am EDT
Jon Hamm
"Mad Men" star Jon Hamm recently completed a 30-day stint in rehab to battle alcohol abuse. The actor checked into the "high-end facility" Silver Hill Hospital in New Canan, Conn., last month, according to TMZ.com.

His rep said in a statement: "With the support of his longtime partner Jennifer Westfeldt, Jon Hamm recently completed treatment for his struggle with alcohol addiction. They have asked for privacy and sensitivity going forward."

Ironically, Hamm's character from the hit AMC series, ad man Jon Draper, is known for his carousing ways. The final season of "Mad Men" kicks off on S...
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Liza Minnelli Enters Rehab

March 19th, 2015 12:10pm EDT
Liza Minnelli Enters Rehab For Substance Abuse
Liza Minnelli has checked into rehab for the second time to battle her addictions.

"Liza Minnelli has valiantly battled substance abuse over the years and whenever she has needed to seek treatment she has done so," said her spokesman Scott Gorenstein in a report by CBS. "She is currently making excellent progress at an undisclosed facility."

The legendary actress and singer won an Academy Award in 1973 for her performance in "Cabaret."

In September Minnelli underwent back surgery to help heal an injury that prevented her from performing most of the year.

The 69-year-old entertainer is ...
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Scott Disick Seeks Help To Battle His Addictions

March 17th, 2015 2:33pm EDT
Scott Disick Check Into Costa Rican Rehab Following Wild Weekend
"Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star Scott Disick checked himself into rehab following an alcohol-fueled weekend in Atlantic City, N.J.

On Saturday night, the reality star was was spotted drinking several shots of tequila prior to doing a club appearance at Harrah's. He partied all night and got trashed on beer and champagne. He was seen the following morning in the hotel lobby without shoes, according to TMZ.com.

Hotel staff checked on Disick on Sunday after he missed his check-out time and couldn't locate him. The star did show up to a scheduled appearance later that night in Chicago....
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Former Porn Star Asia Carrera Arrested

March 10th, 2015 8:15am EDT
Former Porn Star Asia Carrera Arrested For The Most Shameful Dru
Jessica Steinhauser- aka former porn star Asia Carrera- was arrested last week for an especially serious case of drunk driving.

Carrera was found passed out in a Utah school district office, and when police woke her up they smelled some serious alcohol on Carrera's breath. The cops tried a few sobriety tests. Carrera failed 'em all. Then when the breathalyzer came out, she blew more than twice the legal limit!

But that's not all- apparently, Carrera confessed that she had actually driven her young daughter to school that morning, and was just as drunk the whole time.

Carrera was charged...
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