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Michael Barrymore, shockingly, admits to cocaine possession

by | 7th, December 2011

MICHAEL Barrymore is a cad isn’t he? He ruled the light-entertainment world with his long, long legs, bug-eyed stared, AWIGHT and of course, his obvious hatred for the general public. With Strike It Lucky, My Kind Of People/Music, Barrymore was untouchable.

Then someone died in his swimming pool and it all went wrong.

Since then, Barrymore has been a bankrupt drunk and Celebrity Big Brother crackpot, never really recreating his madcap popularity, preferring instead, to be a damaged has-been. BBC Four will make a cracking docu-drama on him one of these days.

And the latest chapter to add to the script is his enjoyment of cocaine. That’s right, he’s knocked the drink on the head and replaced it with appearing in court, admitting to cocaine possession after an early-morning car collision. Hopefully, the policemen who discovered him said, Are you awight Mr Barrymore ?”

He admitted possessing cocaine during an appearance at Ealing Magistrates’ Court. A second charge, of being drunk and disorderly, was withdrawn and Barrymore was fined £780

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