British actor Jamie Dornan has admitted that he suffered from alcoholism. It is reported StarHit.
In his youth he endured the hard times: the actor could not come to himself after the death of his mother and even addicted to alcohol. The star of “50 shades of grey” Jamie Dornan last several years occupied top positions in the charts of the sexiest men of our time. He starred not only in a sensational erotic romance, but also became the face of several advertising campaigns. According to the actor, such a success he could only dream of, because at 16, it seemed to him that life was over.
Dornan said that his mother Lorna passed away in 1998 from pancreatic cancer. It was a real blow to Jamie, who a few months could not recover after the tragedy. But then he caught another problem – four of the best friends of actor has died in a car crash. Not in forces to cope with emotions, he was depressed and addicted to alcohol. Even twenty years later, the star can not forget that terrible period of life.
“To cope with stress, I started drinking, left the University, did nothing and never tried. It was a difficult time. Those events changed my life” – confessed the actor.
To unwind, Dornan decided to go on interviews and get a job. Arriving at another company, he was asked to tell about yourself – and Jamie told about all life troubles. In response, he heard: “You need treatment for depression and alcoholism.”
After that, the actor underwent treatment at a clinic and gradually nursed back to health. Sister’s advice, he sent a questionnaire to show Model Behaviour, where he was noticed by film producers and offered to try myself in several projects. So he became a star of the TV series “Crash”, and a few years later, Jamie adopted the role of charismatic billionaire Christina grey in “50 shades of grey”, which was filmed on the eponymous series of books.
According to the actor, he’s still not used to stardom and with humor about the work. Having received the first money, he began to cooperate with the charitable Foundation NIPanC that helps people with pancreatic cancer. Jamie is doing everything possible to help cure the sick.