The Flash star Ezra Miller said they were treating “complex mental health issues.”
In a statement provided to Diversity by the actor’s representatives, Miller broke their silence about the disruptive behavior they have displayed in recent years, which has led to a series of legal problems and allegations of assault and abuse. use.
Miller also apologized for their actions.
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“Recently going through a period of intense crisis, I understand that I am dealing with complex mental health issues and have begun ongoing treatment,” says Miller.
“I would like to apologize to everyone that I was alarmed and upset with my past behaviour.
“I am committed to doing the work necessary to get back to a healthy, safe and productive phase in my life.”
Role-playing actor, who is not binary and uses the last name and the pronoun surname, played DC Comics character Barry Allen in 2017. Alliance justice and its 2021 counterpart, Justice League by Zack Snyder.
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But their roles in the comic book series have been overshadowed by their off-screen behavior, which has alarmed the actor’s friends and associates, as well as Warner Bros., the studio behind. The Flash.
Most recently, Miller was charged with burglary in Vermont, after state police investigated an incident involving several bottles of alcohol taken from a residence while the owner was not present.
The actor made headlines in 2020 after an audio recording surfaced in which they appeared to be suffocating a woman outside a bar in Iceland. No fees are paid.
The actor has been arrested twice in Hawaii this year, once for disruptive and harassing behavior.
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In the Hawaii case, Miller pledged not to contest a misdemeanor of disorderly conduct and paid a fine of US$500 ($711) and US$30 ($42) in court fees.
The harassment allegation has been dismissed.
The series of scandals has become a prominent public relations issue, not only for Miller but also for Warner Bros. Discovery, which recruited the actor through two foundational series – the DC Comics and the DC Comics films. film Harry Potter spinoff series Magical Creatures.
A source close to the studio said that Warner Bros. supports Miller’s decision to seek professional help.
The Flash is scheduled to hit theaters on June 23, 2023 and is said to play a key role in the studio’s DC Comics films, which feature Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton as Batman.
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