Archive for 'Robin Williams'

2014 In Memorium

2014 was a difficult year in terms of deaths in the entertainment world. With heavy hearts, we are remembering some of the celebrities whose struggles with drug or alcohol addiction contributed to their untimely deaths. 2014’s Fallen Stars Philip Seymour Hoffman The Oscar-winning actor, 46, was discovered dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday, February […]

No Drugs or Alcohol in Robin Williams’ System, According to Autopsy

The world was shocked and saddened by beloved actor Robin Williams’ death on August 11, 2014. Williams death was an apparent suicide, but until the autopsy reports came back, it was unclear whether drug or alcohol use played into his last moments. Now, the report is back, and it doesn’t appear that drug or alcohol […]

Robin Williams’ Struggles with Addiction

By now, you know that comedy legend Robin Williams passed away on Monday, August 11. Williams was discovered in his Tiburon, CA home, dead by an apparent suicide. Fans worldwide have expressed grief and disbelief over Williams’ passing, but to those more familiar with his struggles with addiction and depression, the news may not have […]

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 […]