If VH1 does another edition of "Celebrity Rehab," it will do so without Dr. Drew Pinsky.
You read that right, Dr. Drew has officially checked out of the rehab! There will be no new season of Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew, Pinsky revealed in a new interview. Since the show has aired, five former cast members have died, including Mindy McCready and Rodney King, and Dr. Drew is tired of “taking [...]
With Celebrity Rehab now over, critics are praising the end of a show called exploitative and dangerous. Dr. Drew Pinsky announce this week that he will not continue on with the show, which follows celebrities as they try to tackle their addictions. “It’s very stressful and very intense for me,” Pinsky said in a recent [...]Show More Summary
In what I’ve got to believe is the first example of notable television news breaking on a thrice-rhyming-named radio program, Dr. Drew announced on the Zach Sang & the Gang show that he is officially done with Celebrity Rehab, due mainly to people yelling at him whenever one of his patients dies. Show More Summary
Dr. Drew Pinsky is checking out of Celebrity Rehab. After catching flack for the numerous deaths that have occurred over the show’s six seasons, Dr. Drew has decided that he’s had enough of taking the blame. “I don’t have any plans to do it anymore,” he said. “I am tired of taking all the heat, it [...] Dr. Drew Done With ‘Celebrity Rehab’ is a post from: The Inquisitr
Celebrity Rehab has had its fair share of drama throughout its run on VH1. With a grand total of five deaths — Mindy McCready, Jeff Conoway, Rodney King, Mike Starr and Joey Kovar — and their repercussions, it seems Dr. Drew doesn’t want to deal with it any longer. The TV Doctor said: “I don’t have any plans [...]
Nine days after her body was found on the front porch of her Arkansas home, Country music singer and Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew alum, Mindy McCready was laid to rest. Funeral services took place on Tuesday, Feb. 26 in her hometown of Fort Myers, Florida. Keep reading for more details. According to E! News, [...]
Andrew displaying his perfect comedic timing on Red Eye, early December 2009 with Loveline, Sex Rehab and Celebrity Rehab host Dr. Drew Pinsky: Dr. Drew?.....Um, I have a friend....." Makes me laugh every time I see it:
Drew Pinsky practices old-school, tough-love 12-step recovery. After Mindy McCready's suicide—the fifth fatality among Celebrity Rehab alumni—our columnist asks if he should either get with 21st century treatment or get off the air.
In the wake of Mindy McCready's suicide, critics of the reality television show Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew are questioning its intentions and efficacy in healing cast members. [ more › ]
Post by Linda Sharps"I think 'Dr' Drew Pinsky should change his name to Kevorkian. Same results." Singer Richard Marx tweeted this yesterday, before rethinking his choice of words. "I went too far with the Kevorkian crack," he amended. Show More Summary
More details are beginning to surface in the tragic death of Mindy McCready today. We’re hearing reports that the one time Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew star left a court ordered rehab facility prematurely, despite McCready threatening suicide. She ended up shooting her dog before turning the gun on herself. Mindy McCready has struggled with [...]
Dr. Drew Pinsky has spoken out after the suicide of Mindy McCready yesterday, and in the day since her tragic death, one topic that keeps coming up is the increasingly poor survival odds former cast members of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew seem to have after they appear on the reality drama. Before Celebrity Rehab, Dr. Drew [...]Show More Summary
Mindy McCready is fifth ‘Celebrity Rehab’ death in two years via Rickey.org The death of country singer Mindy McCready contributes an unsettling statistic to VH1's 'Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew', as McCready is the fifth cast member to pass away in two years. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
When she committed suicide on Sunday, after shooting her family dog, Mindy McCready became the fifth "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" star/patient to die since leaving the show.
Yesterday, country singer Mindy McCready was found on her front porch dead of an apparent suicide. Having appeared on VH1's Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew in 2009 for her addiction to alcohol and painkillers, she is the fifth person from the series to die in the last two years. Show More Summary
Mindy McCready is the fifth former cast member of “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew” to die in the past two years. The 37-year-old country star, who appeared on Season 3 of the VH1 show, where she suffered an on-camera seizure, was found dead on the front porch of her Arkansas home on Sunday. Authorities said [...]
Five cast members of VH1's Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew have died in the last two years, three of whom appeared on the very same season, including Mindy McCready, who killed herself yesterday. That means one third of a cable reality show's cast is now dead. Show More Summary
Last month, we learned that Mindy McCready’s boyfriend, David Wilson, 34, died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. And while the Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew alum has struggled with the loss, she was in the process of getting help to deal with the tragedy however; the enormity of Wilson’s passing proved too much for [...]
Country singer Mindy McCready committed suicide today. She was 37, and the fifth former cast member of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew to die. Dateline NBC reporter Andrea Canning reported that "Mindy McCready's best friend [said] that...Show More Summary