Alec Baldwin’s Battle With Alcoholism & Drug Addiction


By Valerie Thompson

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Alec Baldwin may be a star today, but many people are unaware of his previous struggles with drugs and alcohol. While promoting his memoir, Nevertheless, the actor spoke candidly about cleaning up his life after these battles.“I know that at that time, what I describe — overdosing on drugs — which I’ve kept very private for years and years,” Baldwin said.

Alec Baldwin’s Sobriety

The Beetlejuice and Hunt for Red October actor actually traces his sobriety to well before those hits occured. According to Baldwin, he stopped drinking on February 23, 1985. “I got sober when I was just about to turn 27,” the actor said. A support group helped Baldwin find his way towards…click here to continue reading