Celebrity Drug Deaths That Never Made Deadlines
When a person becomes a celebrity, this is to have a personal life because everything they do or say is always out therefore criticism especially from those that love them and those that hate 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 case, you find that there are many stories being told some which are true others have not especially on the circumstances that led to their death such as drugs, accident. However, not every story of a dead celebrity heeds the headlines especially those that led because of drugs. Given in this article are some of the celebrity drug deaths that never made the headlines.
One of the celebrities that died because of drugs is Brad Renfro in 2008 at 25 years. 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 played an important role in The Client, Ghost World, and Sleepers. 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.
Lisa Robin Kelly is also a very famous person especially for her role in “That 70’s Show.” Many people never knew that Lisa Robin Kelly had an issue as she struggled a lot with substance abuse. She tried her best to get help because just before she died, she had 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.
Glenn Quinn is one of the best and you probably know him from his role as Becky’s husband Mark Healy 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.
If you don’t know Amanda Peterson, then you should watch the 1987 romantic comedy known as, Can’t Buy Me Love. Amanda Peterson battled heart and lung disease and she was under several medications, but she died of deadly cocktail which caused a spiritual failure.
Skye McCole Bartusiak was a child star with many talented in singing and acting but died at the age of 21 due to overdose, which was accidental.