Friends of former child Star Orlando Brown say they’re concerned for the actor, and begged Dr. Phil to get him treatment. They say the former Disney Channel star is homeless, self-medicating, and needs professional help. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Relative gone from big success to a total mess?
The 30-year-old admits he used to drink heavily and abused both marijuana and crystal meth in the past, and despite his friends and managers saying he is using drugs, he claims he’s been sober for four years. WATCH Actor Orlando Brown On Experience With Crystal Meth: ‘The Demons That Come With That Drug Kind Of Took Over
“I think there’s a real good chance that what you’ve been through has caused you to have some neurological disruptions,” Dr. Phil tells Orlando in the video above, noting that some of the actor’s thinking appears to be confused.
On Friday’s episode,
Orlando’s friend and manager Solomon Barron says, “He’s burned so many bridges no one wants to deal with him. If you can’t help, he does not have a chance.”
to find out if Orlando accepts the help he reached out to Dr. Phil to get.
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