Liam Neeson’s Son Talks Recovery, Hitting Rock Bottom


By Paul Gaita

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After gaining sobriety, Michéal paid tribute to his late mother Natasha Richardson by taking on her maiden name.

As a tribute to his late mother, the actress Natasha Richardson, Michéal Richardson changed his last name from that of his father—the actor Liam Neeson—to his mother’s storied surname.

The 23-year-old’s maternal grandmother, Oscar-winning actress Vanessa Redgrave, told the British press that Michéal’s decision was a way for him to “hold his mother close.” According to Michéal, his mother’s death in 2009, from injuries incurred in a skiing accident, put him in a depressive spiral which he treated with…click here to continue reading