Anthony Hopkins Celebrates 45 Years Of Sobriety After Almost ‘Drinking Himself To Death’


By Ellie Harrison

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Anthony Hopkins celebrated 45 years of sobriety on Tuesday (29 December) with a hopeful message to those struggling with alcoholism.

The Oscar-winning star of The Silence of the Lambs posted a video message to Twitter, saying: “45 years ago today, I had a wake-up call. I was heading for disaster drinking myself to death. I got a message, a little thought, that said, ‘Do you want to live or die?’ and I wanted to live.”

Hopkins said he has “off days” and sometimes some “doubt” but encouraged those who are suffering to…click here to continue reading