Printer Friendly

Lisa puts dark days of drugs behind her.

AFTER being locked in a psychiatric ward after a drug and alcohol binge, troubled Ally McBeal star Lisa Nicole Carson is back - well and happy.

And she is getting a huge boost from fans demanding to see more of her.

Now 30-year-old Lisa Nicole is focusing on her Hollywood career and leading a more stable life. She told friends: 'I'm a much happier person.

'Those dark days are behind me. Life is good and, from now on, I am going to get the most out of it.'

Lisa had been shut up for eight days in the mental ward at New York's Lennox Hospital. And she was also busted by cops at a luxury Beverly Hills hotel.

But recently the busty star, who plays Ally's level-headed room-mate Renee Radick, was seen strolling happily in the Los Angeles seaside suburb of Santa Monica, chatting on her mobile phone. She sat in the sun on a doorstep, waiting for a friend to turn up with a dog.

An onlooker s aid: 'Lisa Nicole looked as if she didn't have a care in the world. She had a big smile on her face and looked radiant.

'It is obvious she is trying to get on with her life and isn't going to let the troubles in her past get her down any longer.'

The actress's role on the show is on the up-and-up. An insider said: 'She is one of the favourite characters. The producers get a tremendous amount of mail about her acting... and singing.

'There was a wonderful fan response to an episode here in the States where she and Jane Krakowski were vying to be the lead singer at Ally's birthday bash, and it turned into a hilarious brawl.'
COPYRIGHT 2000 Birmingham Post & Mail Ltd
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2000 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Sunday Mercury (Birmingham, England)
Date:Jun 11, 2000
Words:289
Previous Article:The rise and fall of top Cat.
Next Article:Men's thumbs down to Laddism.


Related Articles
TYCOON'S GIRL FACES DRUGS EXECUTION.
MY 14-YEAR DRUGS NIGHTMARE IS OVER; Ex-addict Lisa'a new life.
Man on run after drugs death.
WOMAN WILL BE TRIED IN KILLING; DRIVER ACCUSED IN '98 AUTO CRASH.
Friday clubs: Breakdown.
Pretty busy; Stunning spinner Lisa Pin-Up reckons she's here to stay.
Seven years' jail for the gran who dealt hard drugs; Baby 'used as a shield' during police raid.
Pregnant woman jailed for taking drugs into prison.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters