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Freddie Smith

Soap Opera Star Freddie Smith Charged with DUI and Vehicular Assault

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Friday, November 21st, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

Like sands through the hourglass… Soap star Freddie Smith has officially been charged with vehicular assault and misdemeanor DUI charges after crashing his vehicle while under the influence in Ashtabula, Ohio on October 7th, 2014. Smith was visiting his hometown of Ashtabula and was driving with his girlfriend, actress Alyssa Tabit. Apparently, Smith lost the more »

Chantel McCabe

Sideline Reporter for Carolina Hurricanes Arrested for DWI

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Friday, October 10th, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

The sideline reporter for the Carolina Hurricanes is certainly in some hot water. And for someone who works by the ice, hot water is definitely not something she wants to be in. Chantel McCabe, the 25-year-old host of the Hurricanes pregame show on FOX Sports Carolinas, was arrested on Saturday, October 4 for driving while more »

todd english

Celebrity Chefs Deal with Drunk Driving Arrests

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

  Two celebrity chefs were in the news recently for their respective DUI arrests. Bryan Voltaggio and Todd English are both dealing with the aftermath of their drunk driving arrests by making a court appearance and entering rehab. You may remember Bryan Voltaggio from season 6 of ‘Top Chef’. Voltaggio also appeared on season 5 more »

David Cassidy

David Cassidy Pleads Guilty to 2013 NY DUI Arrest

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Friday, September 5th, 2014 Category Child Star Cliche Club, Recurring Characters, TV Grab Bag

‘The Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy has multiple DUIs under his belt. The former teen heartthrob suffers from alcoholism and has been in the news numerous times for making the poor choice of driving under the influence. Cassidy appeared in court in Schodack, New York today, September 4, 2014, for a DUI arrest that occurred more »

Todd English

Celebrity Chef Todd English Arrested for a DUI

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Thursday, September 4th, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

We’ll take one celebrity DUI with a side of a breathalyzer refusal… If you’re a foodie and a lover of food on TV, then you’ve probably heard of celebrity chef Todd English. The 54-year-old chef, cookbook author, restauranteur and TV personality was arrested for a DWI in Southampton, New York on Sunday, August 31, 2014. more »

Jack Black

Many Celebs to Appear on ‘Drunk History’ This Season

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Saturday, June 7th, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

For fans of drunk celebs or just getting drunk in general, you’ll be pleased to hear that a plethora of Hollywood’s hottest talent will be appearing on season two of the hilarious comedy central series, ‘Drunk History’. If drunk humor is your thing, you’re likely already a fan. In ‘Drunk History’, a narrator is tasked more »


On Making Light of Celebrity DUI Arrests

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Thursday, June 5th, 2014 Category Celeb-briated, TV Grab Bag

It doesn’t take an expert to identify that Hollywood has a pretty laissez faire attitude to DUI arrests. With DUI lawyers, a ton of money, and talk show appearances to make, it’s pretty easy for celebrities to make light of their DUI arrests. However, a growing number of people are no longer tolerating it. Last more »

Jason Priestly and Chelsea Handler

Jason Priestly Bonds with Chelsea Handler Over DUI

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Friday, May 16th, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

During an appearance on ‘Chelsea Lately’, ‘90210’ heartthrob Jason Priestly bonded with host Chelsea Handler over getting a DUI. Priestly has a new memoir out and appeared on the show to promote his literary work. Handler asked Priestly about a portion of the book where he talks about spending the night with five Russian men. more »

chelsea handler

Chelsea Handler Credits DUI for Successful Comedy Career

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Friday, March 28th, 2014 Category TV Grab Bag

If it weren’t for her DUI arrest, we would be missing the hilarious antics of Chelsea Handler. The comedian, who hosts her own show, ‘Chelsea Lately’, credits her DUI arrest for getting a jumpstart on her comedy career. Handler relayed her story to CNN. “I just turned 21 and I was still using my older more »

Amanda Bynes

Amanda Bynes Takes Plea Deal

Posted by: The Lush Crush on Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 Category Child Star Cliche Club, TV Grab Bag

Justin Bieber may be rejected his plea deals, but Amanda Bynes is certainly taking hers! Bynes’ drunk driving case (finally) came to a close on Monday, February 24, 2014, after she accepted a plea deal to reckless driving. In exchange for pleading no contest to reckless driving, Bynes must serve 3 years probation, attend alcohol more »


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