5 worst celebrity alcoholics you didn’t know about
As Harmless as that sounds, it’s pretty easy to get carried away after that first swig or sip or gulp! And then—it becomes a way of life. Its welcome to boozey land.
5 celebrities who are alcoholics
Actor, singer and television personality David Hasselhoff has had one of the more embarrassing addiction journeys of most celebrities. Back in 2007, gossip colums and news programs had a field day with the Baywatch star. This was after one of his shocking drunken videos surfaced online.
But these days, the star is squarely facing his demons after the video caused the courts to temporarily suspend his visitation rights to his daughters.
But the Knight Rider actor still managed to make our crazy list of worst celebrity alcoholics. And he came in at a not too shabby number 1.
If you had a penny for everytime Lindsay Lohan was in the news for substance abuse, you would be king.
As a matter of fact, at one point It got so bad that back 2010 that a court ordered the former child star to wear an alcohol monitoring bracelet to monitor her addiction. Such was the extent of her binging. Bad news—It didn’t seem to help. A relapse during her flopped reality show in 2014, revealed how tough it is to kick the habit. Her career has been adversely affected of course, with hardly any movie roles coming Her way these days. Her current Networth hover over $500,000 mark. This shows just how bad a toll her drinking has taken on her earning capability and her career as a whole. And you have to remember that Lohan was one big Hollywood A lister, prior to her fall from grace.
Veteran, Hollywood actor Mel Gibson, is certainly one of the most popular, Charismatic and Successful actors and filmmakers in the world. But he admitted he has battled alcoholism for all of his adult life. His two Highly publicized driving under the influence arrests in 2006 and 2009, brought this ugly problem to the public’s attention. Currently, it appears he hasn’t yet kicked the habit that has completely ruined his once stunning looks. But he is still an amazing movie maker.
He is the Guy you brought us Horror classics like It, and the Shinning. He is one of the highest selling writers in history. Infact over the years King has amassed a near cult status due to his consistent excellence in the horror genre. But this master of the horror has had some pretty scary moments in his personal life. For many years the literary genius was plagued by drug and alcohol addiction. But he was fortunate that his family staged an intervention that helped him turn the tide. In the late 80s Stephen King sought help for his addiction, and quit alcohol and drugs. Hurrah for that! A clear head is certainly needed to churn out all those masterpieces.
The popular star of the mega hit Movie Franchise ‘Harry Potter’ has had an incredible acting career. Even as a child actor, Radcliffe already had the kind of fame that surpassed that of many adult A list stars. But like alot of child actors in Hollywood, he fell into self destructive habits that almost ruined his promising career. In his own words he used to drink so much, he even started drinking before going onset. He only changed his ways after he realized that alcohol was truly and irreversibly destroying him.
Recap of 5 worst celebrity alcoholics working today
- David Hasselhoff
- Lindsay Lohan
- Mel Gibson
- Stephen King
- Daniel Radcliffe
Don’t get me wrong fellows, the five celebs on this list are by no means the only or worst Celebrity alcoholics ever. They just happen to make the cut here. There are a lot of notable mentions in the past present and predictable future. So don’t hold your breath.