In 2001, Ben Affleck realized that he was indulging a bit too much on the alcohol and promptly checked himself into a rehab facility. One of the few celebrities who managed to not only completely resurrect his career but also get help before his affinity for booze got out of control, Affleck should be proud of himself. It is unclear as to whether Affleck currently drinks or not, but it is doubtful he is having a full blown problem with it. Photo credit: Helga Esteb / Shutterstock
It does not matter if they’re a plumber, a librarian, or an Academy Award winner, the danger is the same: if you don’t get help, you will lose everything. Here, then, are 10 celebrities who have dealt with addiction.