Ezra Miller, who stars within the upcoming DC movie “The Flash,” is in search of therapy for issues associated to psychological well being, based on an announcement Miller supplied to CNN via a consultant.
“Having recently gone through a time of intense crisis, I now understand that I am suffering complex mental health issues and have begun ongoing treatment,” Miller stated. “I want to apologize to everyone that I have alarmed and upset with my past behavior.”
Miller, who’s non-binary and makes use of they/them pronouns, added: “I am committed to doing the necessary work to get back to a healthy, safe and productive stage in my life.”
Miller’s assertion comes after a string of authorized points which have stored the actor within the headlines and their future on the large display screen in query.
In March, Miller was arrested in Hilo, Hawaii, and charged with disorderly conduct and harassment after an incident at a bar, based on the Hawaii County Police Division.
Miller paid $500 bail and was launched from custody, based on native police.
On April 19, the actor pleaded no contest and was fined $500 for the disorderly conduct cost, a courtroom file exhibits, and the harassment cost was dismissed.
Earlier that very same day, Miller was arrested for second-degree assault following an incident at a personal residence within the district of Puna, close to the city of Pāhoa, based on the Hawaii Police Division. There haven’t been expenses filed associated to that incident.
And on August 9, Miller was cited for felony housebreaking after allegedly stealing alcohol from a house in Stamford, Vermont, whereas the house owners had been away, based on a press launch from state regulation enforcement.
Miller is ordered to seem in Vermont Superior Courtroom on September 26 for an arraignment on the housebreaking cost, the discharge stated.
In gentle of the incidents, Warner Bros., the studio behind “The Flash,” which, like CNN, is owned by Warner Bros. Discovery, has confronted questions on Miller’s future within the function of the enduring character.
Miller has beforehand appeared as Barry Allen/The Flash in a number of DC superhero movies. The movie slated for June 23, 2023 is ready to be Miller’s first solo effort within the function.
Earlier this month throughout an earnings name, Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav praised “The Flash,” together with different upcoming initiatives, saying, “We are very excited about them.”
This got here after months of calls from comics lovers for Miller to get replaced within the movie by Grant Gustin, who portrays Barry Allen/The Flash in a sequence for the CW, of which Warner Bros. Discovery can be a co-owner. That sequence is ready to conclude with its upcoming ninth season.
Miller final appeared on the large display screen in “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore,” which was launched in April.