“The Flash” star Ezra Miller says he is seeking treatment for “complex mental health issues.”
In a statement given to diversity Through a representative for the actor, Miller broke her silence about the troubling behavior they have exhibited in recent years, which has led to legal issues and a series of assault and abuse allegations. Miller also apologized for his actions.
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“After recently going through a period of intense crisis, I now understand that I am dealing with complex mental health issues and have begun ongoing treatment,” says Miller. “I want to apologize to everyone that I have caused concern and upset with my past behaviour. I am committed to doing what is necessary to return to a healthy, safe and productive stage in my life.
The controversial actor, who is non-binary and uses the pronouns he and they, played the DC Comics character Barry Allen in 2017’s “Justice League” and its 2021 counterpart, “Zack Snyder’s Justice League.” But his role in the comic book franchise has been overshadowed by his off-screen behavior, which has worried the actor’s friends and colleagues, as well as Warner Bros., the studio behind “The Flash.”
Recently, Miller was charged with felony burglary in Vermont, after state police investigated an incident in which several bottles of liquor were taken from a residence while the homeowner was not present. The actor made headlines in 2020 after a recording surfaced showing him strangling a woman outside a bar in Iceland. The actor has been arrested twice in Hawaii this year, once for disorderly conduct and harassment. In the air incidents, Miller pleaded no contest to one count of disorderly conduct and paid a $500 fine and $30 in court costs. The harassment charge was dismissed.
The series of scandals has become an avalanche of public relations issues not only for Miller, but also for Warner Bros. Discovery, which has hired the actor in two of its main franchises – the DC Comics films and the “Harry Potter” spinoff series “Fantastic.” is animal.” A source close to the studio says Warner Bros. supports Miller’s decision to seek professional help.
“The Flash” is set to open in theaters on June 23, 2023 and reportedly serves as a key entry in the studio’s DC Comics films, featuring Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton as Batman. has gone
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