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Robin Williams Hanging with Mel

Robin Williams has joined Mel Gibson in the world of rehab. This time there were no major public incidents, but Robin who had been sober for 20 years had a relapse and wanted help before he went off the deep end. Smart move Robin. Here's more:

Williams "found himself drinking again and has decided to take proactive measures to deal with this for his own well-being and the well-being of his family," she said in a statement. "He looks forward to returning to work this fall to support his upcoming film releases."

Robin has two movies coming out by the end of the year. He has "Man of the Year" in October and "Happy Feet". He is also currently in "The Night Listener". We wish him well in his recovery.

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pinkangelmonkey pinkangelmonkey 9 years
night listener looks good! i hope he gets all the help he needs and alcoholism is a serious problem!
pink_magnetism pink_magnetism 9 years
Maybe he was worried he'd have a Mel-like incident.
Luna13 Luna13 9 years
Another one!??? WTF?? Its like these people would act all normal in public for years then go home and secretly drink and get drunk and become total wrecks then emerge the next day acting totaly normal! Blimey!!!!
babsee babsee 9 years
kewl- he's wearing a mr. bono babybono babyroger's neighborhood tshirt.
wynter wynter 9 years
Love Robin! Glad he's getting help before it gets out of hand.
Padraigin Padraigin 9 years
The thing is, it's not proactive if he was actively drinking. But I love Robin Williams. I met him at a music and art festival in Tuscon a couple of years ago and he's such an exhausting manic personality, but it's funny and he's truly a caring person.
FB1977 FB1977 9 years
He's smart for being proactive...and I think he's a great actor, too. Team Robin haha
skinny-fat skinny-fat 9 years
Meh...I don't really care. He stopped being funny years ago and he's too freaking hairy
t0xxic t0xxic 9 years
TX I dont think they are saying they are friends its a catchy title. And just kinda ironic. Or whats the word Im looking for geeze I better refer to my poptionary
txgirlie txgirlie 9 years
I was really sad to hear this news..I hope he has a quick recovery. I do think it's somewhat ironic that in the news they are saying that he's a friend of Mel's. Being that he's Jewish I find that hard to believe.
musiclvr224 musiclvr224 9 years
I just watched it last night on tv lol. probably the 10th time i have seen that movie lol
Rainey Rainey 9 years
Robin Williams is crazy man, but not a huge surprise that he is going over the edge. He is funny in a crazy insane way, but you can't help liking him. Hope he's okay!
karmasabitch karmasabitch 9 years
Aww I love Mrs. Doubtfire! Just watched that a few weeks ago!
musiclvr224 musiclvr224 9 years
I think my fave movie of his is definitely Mrs. Doubtfire, it is so funny. Atleast he had been sober for 20 years:)
JK-Boogie JK-Boogie 9 years
What is it with these celebs...?? Much money not enough sense. For more interesting news check my blog as I saw Victoria Beckham today: http://teamsugar.com/user/JK+Boogie/blog/18571
atoxicsparkle atoxicsparkle 9 years
he makes me laugh :)
karmasabitch karmasabitch 9 years
A ha.. here is a celebrity (finally) that I have absolutely nothing bad to say about. Well didn't he leave his wife for the maid or nanny or something? Denied it but actually did blah blah blah? Regardless.. he's an awesome actor wish him the best. Very cool that he caught it before it got out of control and is getting help!
crispet1 crispet1 9 years
I agree, music. He runs the gamut with his talent. In serious films and then he freaking shows up in RV with JoJo. Clearly he enjoys his work and is not full of himself, nor does he think any role is beneath him. Shiloh, I think the crazy atmosphere of H-wood lends to addictive personalities and thus addictive disorders.
musiclvr224 musiclvr224 9 years
I think it is because they are normal people just like us, it's just that everyone finds out about their addictions. Alcoholism is pretty common so it's not surprising.
musiclvr224 musiclvr224 9 years
Best of luck to him. I have nothing bad to say about him because Robin is a great actor IMO.
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 9 years
the headline cracked me up!! ahhh I think robin william's funny and a good actor, pity. why do you think so many of the celebrities are addicted to something?
crispet1 crispet1 9 years
OMG I had no idea. I wish him the best. Cant wait to see Night Listener!
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