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Armie Hammer Checks Into Rehab Amid Abuse Scandal: Reports

Armie Hammer has reportedly checked into a therapy heart following a months-long scandal wherein he was accused of abuse and rape by a number of girls.

The Call Me By Your Name actor, 34, was noticed on the Grand Cayman airport on May 29, to depart the Cayman Islands the place he has been staying since early May, in an effort to examine right into a rehab facility for drug, alcohol and intercourse points, Vanity Fair reported on Tuesday, June 8.

According to an eyewitness, the Social Network star was dropped off on the airport by his estranged spouse, Elizabeth Chambers, with whom he shares daughter Harper, 6, and son Ford, 4. The former spouses known as it quits in July 2020 after 10 years of marriage. Hammer checked right into a Florida facility on Monday, May 31.

Armie Hammer.
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“Everyone looks at Armie thinking that he’s had some sort of privileged life — and that must mean there were no problems in his youth and everything was peachy keen,” an in depth buddy of the actor advised the outlet. “But that’s not necessarily the way things go. Just because you come from an upbringing where financial resources are plentiful doesn’t mean life isn’t without problems.”

A buddy of the Hammer household confirmed to Vanity Fair that the Man From U.N.C.L.E. star is “committed to getting healthy and having custody of his kids.”

Hammer’s rehab keep comes 5 months after the actor got here below scrutiny when alleged textual content messages between him and several other girls surfaced on-line. The unverified exchanges detailed Hammer’s disturbing fantasies, together with cannibalism and rape.

The California native addressed the “bulls—t” state of affairs later in January after information broke that he was now not starring alongside Jennifer Lopez within the upcoming movie Shotgun Wedding.

“In light of the vicious and spurious online attacks against me, I cannot in good conscience now leave my children for four months to shoot a film in the Dominican Republic,” he advised TMZ on the time. “Lionsgate is supporting me in this, and I’m grateful to them for that.”

The scandal continued when Hammer was accused of branding his ex-girlfriend Paige Lorenze by carving his preliminary into her decrease hip. The 23-year-old mannequin claimed throughout a January interview with the Daily Mail that she was “traumatized” by Hammer’s actions, calling their relationship a “real-life 50 Shades of Grey without the love.”

The Lone Ranger actor’s lawyer denied Lorenze’s allegations, telling Us Weekly in a press release that they had been “patently untrue.” Two months later, Hammer got here below fireplace once more when a lady named Effie Angelova claimed she was “violently” raped by him in 2017.

“[He] would often test my devotion to him, crossing my boundaries as he became increasingly more violent used me mentally, emotionally, sexually,” she alleged throughout a March press convention.

Us confirmed the identical month that the Los Angeles Police Department “initiated a sexual assault investigation” one month prior, noting that the investigation was nonetheless “ongoing.”

Hammer’s lawyer advised Us on the time that he “welcomes the opportunity to set the record straight,” calling Angelova’s claims an “attention seeking and ill-advised legal bid [that] will only make it more difficult for real victims of sexual violence to get the justice they deserve.”

The Rebecca actor has since been dropped by his personal publicist and by WME in gentle of the allegations.

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