Archive for 'Actresses on drugs'

Rosie O’Donnell: Custody Battle Complications

Rosie O’Donnell’s custody battle with her estranged wife Michelle Rounds just keeps getting more dramatic. The two adopted their daughter Dakota in 2013, but unfortunately their relationship went south from there. Rounds has made claims in the past that O’Donnell’s use of alcohol and marijuana make her an unfit parent. She claims that O’Donnell drinks […]

Madonna Opens Up About Past Drug Abuse, Claims Substances Helped Her Get Closer to God

Madonna is no stranger to controversy, but she’s taken her revelations to a new level in a recent Interview magazine article. Speaking with celebrity magician David Blaine, the Material Girl singer has shed some light on her past substance abuse — and her motivations for using drugs are straight up bizarre. Madonna Says Getting High Elevates Her to a […]

Amy Poehler Abused Cocaine, Ecstasy During Battle With Depression

You wouldn’t know it from her lighthearted personality, but as she disclosed in her recently-released memoir “Yes Please,” comedian Amy Poehler has struggled with drug abuse due to her extreme postpartum depression. Amy Poehler’s Struggles With Drug Abuse & Depression Postpartum Depression, 2008 After the birth of her son, Archie, in 2008, “Parks and Recreation” […]

Amanda Bynes in a Bind Again – Arrested for DUI Thanks to Adderrall Use

Oh, Amanda Bynes. We had such hope for you. After release from rehab in December 2013, things were looking up for Bynes: she got closer with her parents. She started college at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising part-time. For the most part, she stayed out of the public eye, looking happy and healthy when […]

Sober Celebrities: 5 Former Addicts Who Have Stayed Clean

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death by presumed heroin overdose earlier this month put the spotlight on celebrity drug and alcohol addiction. After 23 years of sobriety, Hoffman relapsed in 2012 and died in early 2014, making people wonder whether sobriety and celebrity life is incompatible. Despite the high-profile drug and alcohol addiction that’s splashed across the […]

Dennis Rodman Enters Treatment for Alcohol Addiction

Dennis Rodman is no stranger to raising eyebrows. In the 1990s he was known for his bizarre appearance, and in 2013 he stormed back into the spotlight with several controversial visits to North Korea. Now, Rodman is once again making the news for his alcohol addiction: the former NBA player is entering rehab to treat […]

Amanda Bynes: a Post-Rehab Rehash

27-year old Amanda Bynes, former Nickelodeon starlet recently in the news for her apparent mental breakdown, was released from rehab in early December after five months of treatment. From drug use and DUIs to strange Tweets and even criminal behavior, Bynes has had a few rollercoaster years in a row. Amanda Bynes Released From Rehab: […]

Mischa Barton’s Mental Breakdown

You may know her as privileged California girl Marissa Cooper from The O.C., but in reality, actress Mischa Barton’s life was not all sunshine and beaches. The 27-year old, whose notable roles have slowed since her character was killed off the show in 2006, suffered from a nervous breakdown and drug addiction in the past, […]

Amanda Bynes: All Grown Up

It seems that Lindsay Lohan isn’t the only adorable child star to grow up to have serious alcohol and legal issues. Amanda Bynes, who hit it big with her roles on the Nickelodeon’s “All That” and “The Amanda Show”, has seemed to slip down the slope that celebrities, unfortunately, find themselves on too frequently. What […]

Wait… Oprah did Cocaine?

Oprah Winfrey is probably the most successful person in the history of television. Let’s be serious. Who else can give away cars to every person in an audience? The biggest fans of Oprah during her days as televisions queen and now as the director of her “own” television network know that she had a tough […]