Celebrity Drug Deaths That Never Made Deadlines
One thing that many celebrities struggle with personal life because the moment they are in the light, nothing of them is private and that is a great challenge to many of them. For example, upon the death of any celebrity, the news will always spread like fire and you find them on the front page news and also through social media platforms where you find other celebrities and the fans sending your condolences and tribute to their family. On the same way you find people sending condolences and tribute in the same way you find people speculating on the causes of the day some might be posting the truth will others might just be seeing what they think such as drugs, accident, and other different scandals. One important thing you will note is that when some celebrities died, the story goes down and no one years about them anymore when there are those that their stories will make the headlines for very long. Here are some examples of celebrity drug deaths never made the headlines.
At the age of 25 years Brad Renfro died in 2008 and it was tragic. However, this story of his passing did not make headlines because it is also overshadowed by the shocking death of another famous actor Heath Ledger. Brad Renfro is a famous celebrity since childhood as he played different roles in different films such as Ghost World, Sleepers and The Client. It was charged with possession of heroin in 2005 and spent most of his time in heroin rehab where he accidentally died because of the heroin overdose.
Another actress that you need to know about is Lisa Robin Kelly who played the role of Laurie in one of the greatest shows known as “That 70’s Show.” One thing people don’t know is that in many of the years she lived, she struggled a lot with substance abuse. Before she died, she voluntarily checked herself into an inpatient rehabilitation center for drugs and alcohol. It was unfortunate that she died of an overdose from a cocktail of pills while in the facility at the age of 43.
It is possible that you fully know Glenn Quinn from his role as Becky’s husband on the show known as Angel. For over 20 years, Glenn Quinn played very important roles in different elevations and movie roles and that led to his success. It was unfortunate that he died at the age of 32 due to a heroin overdose at a friend’s house.
It is possible that you know Amanda Peterson through our role in the 1987 romantic comedy, Can’t Buy Me, Love. Amanda Peterson struggled a lot with heart and lung diseases which she battled under several medications, but she died of a deadly cocktail of prescription drugs leading to respiratory failure.
Skye McCole Bartusiak died at the end of that one because of an accidental overdose of painkillers and muscle relaxes, but was a talented star.