10 Celebrities Substance Abuse Cases That Ruined Their Career

30th Jul. 2017, 00:14 am
10 Celebrities Substance Abuse Cases That Ruined Their Career

There are many cases around us regarding substance abuse, their cause and consequences. Some undergo through substance abuse due to improper upbringing, unhealthy environment, anxiety and depression. However, when we look at the life of celebrities we see everything is perfect with them. They have money, fame and high paying job. But little do we know about what they go through in their personal life. Despite of gaining all that everyone desires, celebrities substance abuse cases are repetitive. They have not only destroyed their lifelong made career, but also their life by consuming drugs.

Amanda Bynes

amanda-bynes

The Nickelodeon star was so energetic and loved that nobody had suspected she would fall victim of drugs. Her career could go high enough with her young age success, but she succumbed to weird habits like smoking pots and snorting cocaine. These habits suddenly evaporated her career while she also underwent police run-ins. She is one case among celebrities substance abuse cases who has irreparably destroyed her career.

Corey Feldman

Corey Feldman

Starting a star image from the young age, Corey Feldman was a kid actor who contributed to his movies rise. Unfortunately, he and his good friend, Corey Heim gave up their precious succeeding career to drugs. Feldman’s career equally struggled with age and excessive parties. Now he is nowhere inside Hollywood and his image is blurred.

Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen

Previously highest-paid remarkable television actor went through massive declination as he got into influence of ego, drug and alcohol abuse. Charlie Sheen ruled the television with the popular show Two and a Half Men. However, he got into a fight with the producer, Chuck Lorre, which ended his career in the hit show. Consequently, his image as world’s biggest television star also diminished and now his story falls under celebrities substance abuse cases.

David Hasselhoff


David Hasselhoff

The television shows Knightrider and Baywatch actor David Hasselhoff was fell under the notable actors list. However, embarrassing, viral video about him in drunken state leaked. As a result, Hasselhoff disappeared from television. The video confirmed about his drinking habit and drug abuse along with bringing him a huge disgrace. This one celebrities substance abuse case took away his reputation completely.

Kirsten Dunst

Kirsten Dunst




Another aspiring actress in Hollywood Kirsten Dunst rose from her role in Interview with the Vampire. Dunst was a young and powerful talent in Little Women and Jumanji. However, her career and fame fell apart as she indulged herself in drugs and alcohol in 2008 followed by depression. Soon Dunst emerged as a supporting actress in series Fargo but she is no more that big name.

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan

The charismatic actress Lindsay Lohan is famous for appearing in several teen films; however, her success at the young age swallowed her career as quickly as it started. Lohan was excessively and frequently involved in drinking and smoking pots that affected her schedule. Moreover, this celebrities substance abuse case also led other cases like jail, house arrest, etc.

Macaulay Culkin

Macaulay Culkin

Remember the Home Alone kid? Just like Lindsay Lohan, Macaulay Culkin enjoys stardom at his early age. However, as he aged, his career declined and drug abuse inclined. Similarly, he underwent depression along with his failing relationship with Mila Kunis. Since his involvement in drugs, Culkin has never got a chance to rise.




Mary-Kate Olsen

Mary-Kate Olsen

Mary-Kate Olsen is the celebrity who got incredibly rich and successful in the young age. But the unstable actress went through eating disorder and alcohol abuse. She blames her upbringing for her present condition. Even though she was fortunate enough to earn huge sum of money at young age, she was not able to manage it thus, spending on drugs and alcohol. This one celebrities substance abuse case made Olsen pay huge amount.

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson

The worldwide famous pop singer Michael Jackson has reached the summit of success with his album Thriller being first ever 33x multi-platinum certified album. But Jackson somehow thought his unparalleled success was not enough so he distanced himself from audience and underwent plastic surgery. Furthermore, his accusation of sexually abusing a child caused his withdrawal from public resulting in drug abuse. Since then, his legacy and greatness suffered with his creativity and potentiality.

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston




Who had thought that one of the America’s greatest singers would downgrade to this extent. Her voice and her looks complemented to turn her into a fantastic movie actress for megahit The Bodyguard. However, her relationship with Bobby Brown suffered high and lows. Simultaneously, there are reports that Houston went through physical abuse which left her in the hands of drugs.

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  • John

    Nice Article.