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'Walking Dead' Star Seth Gilliam Arrested

May 5th, 2015 3:15pm EDT
Walking Dead Actor Seth Gilliam Charged With DUI And Marijuana P
Actor Seth Gilliam, who plays the morally conflicted Father Gabriel on The Walking Dead, was arrested last weekend and charged with DUI and possesion of marijuana.

Gilliam was arrested Sunday in Peachtree City, Georgia after an officer pulled him over speeding just after 2 a.m. Giliam was reportedly going 107 mph in a 55 mph zone. The details were first reported by The Hollywood Reporter.

The officer in the police report claimed he smelled alcohol and asked Gilliam if he had been drinking. Gilliam responded that he had consumed three beers and a shot. His blood alcohol level was registere...
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'Avengers' Star Wished He Walked Out On Interview Sooner

April 29th, 2015 1:30pm EDT
Robert Downey Jr. Tells Howard Stern Why He Walked Out On Recent
It's well known that Robert Downey Jr. had a troubled past before seeing his career get revitalized thanks to the Iron Man franchise. The star has had trouble with drugs and alcohol at times, but it appears that he has put those difficulties behind him and moved on with his life and career.

So it wasn't all that surprising to hear that Robert Downey Jr. walked out on an interview last week after the journalist he was talking to started to bring up Downey's troubled history. Downey Jr. was there to promote The Avengers: Age of Ultron and some of the questions by British journalist Krishnan ...
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Uh-Oh: 1D Star Snapped Rolling A Joint

April 24th, 2015 1:15pm EDT
Louis Tomlinson
Troubles for One Direction keep mounting. Just weeks after Zayn Malik quit the English boy band, Louis Tomlinson has been spotted in a Snapchat image rolling what appears to be a joint.

An enterprising Snapchat user made a screen shot of the photo, which shows the singer sitting on a couch with a suspicious-looking cigarette (see the shot here).

Tomlinson, 23, partied in London on Wednesday night until around 4 a.m., where he was hanging out at a club with several women. One of his companions took the photo of the singer and shared it on Snapchat, and another user captured it as a screen ...
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Did Erin Andrews Mock Boyfriend Jarret Stoll's Drug Bust On National TV?

April 22nd, 2015 2:45pm EDT
Erin Andrews
Erin Andrews' hockey player boyfriend Jarret Stoll, who plays for the NHL's Los Angeles Kings, was recently arrested for possession of cocaine and ecstasy at the Wet Republic pool inside the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and the Dancing With The Stars co-host called him out on the show Monday night.

Andrews was interviewing DWTS contestant Willow Shields following her performance with partner Mark Ballas and asked her if she ever "busted out" dance moves like the ones in her routine during Spring Break.

Shields, who plays Katniss Everdeen's (Jennifer Lawrence) younger sister Primrose in and The...
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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, ā€œI 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 sā€“t and somebody will play your father and somebody will play your mother .ā€‰.ā€‰.

"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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