'Celebrity Rehab' sees celebs battling addictions for TV

November 27, 2007 by dino

Celebrity RehabThis is the controversial new reality show which sees celebs battling addictions on US television.

Ex-model Brigitte Nielson, former Grease star Jeff Conaway and actor Daniel Baldwin are among the stars who will lay their demons bare for ‘Celebrity Rehab’.

While viewers will watch Neilson wiping tears from her eyes, Conaway is seen snorting a substance through a dollar bill.

Former American Idol contestant Jessica Sierra is even caught on camera being sick in the toilet.

On the VH1 show, which hits US screens in January, the stars undergo counseling from celebrity doctor Drew Pinsky. The scenes are tipped to be shocking, with Conway even being rushed to hospital by paramedics in one episode.

The 57-year-old Grease star was previously forced to quit reality show Celebrity Fit Club, because of his addictions to alcohol, painkillers and cocaine. Nielson, 44, is taking part in the show to kick her own booze addiction, while 27-year-old Sierra wants to deal with alcohol and cocaine problems.

Baldwin, 47, is hoping to receive treatment for cocaine addiction.

Also taking part in the show are musician Seth Binzer, 33, and former wrestler Joanie Laurer, 37.


  • Just Saying…

    Jessica Sierra just turned 22 this month. ET got her age wrong.