Robert Downey Jr. reportedly advised Armie Hammer to go to rehab and even paid for him to spend six months there. Armie Hammer was in a dark crisis in 2021. Hammer met claims of sexual abuse and cannibalistic fetishism that were made against Hammer, including allegations of nonconsensual BDSM, rape, and physical and emotional abuse.
According to Vanity Fair, Iron Man stars Robert Downey Jr. paid for Hammer to spend nearly six months in the Florida rehabilitation facility the Guest House. The treatment center, situated on a secluded 52-acre estate in Silver Springs, “cater[s] in particular to clients who have high-stress or high-visibility lifestyles such as business executives, politicians, and entertainment professionals.”
Armie Hammer is known for his role as Clyde Tolson in the biopic J. Edgar (2011), The Lone Ranger (2013), and The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015). he starred in Luca Guadagnino’s romantic drama Call Me by Your Name and portrayed Martin D. Ginsburg in the biopic On the Basis of Sex (2018).
Robert Downey Jr. has battled his own highly publicized Hollywood scandals and addictions. In the previous week, Hammer’s discreet recovery in the Caymans was interrupted suddenly when a viral tweet returned the actor to the headlines.
Source: Vanity Fair