Robert Downey Jr. has been supporting Armie Hammer by way of his profession disaster and has allowed the actor to remain at his house, after beforehand paying for his rehab.
On Thursday Selection reported that the Rebecca star, 35, left the Cayman Islands, the place he is been working as a timeshare salesman, and flew again to Los Angeles to flee public scrutiny.
A supply advised the publication that Hammer has been staying at a house owned by the Iron Man actor, 57, and ‘attended an AA assembly’ within the space. The supply added that Downey has been offering Hammer with ‘monetary help till he will get again on his toes.’
Serving to hand: Robert Downey Jr. is letting Armie Hammer keep at his LA house and has reportedly been offering Hammer with ‘monetary help’ amid his profession disaster; (L) Downey pictured in 2019; (R) Hammer pictured in 2020
Hammer is staying there together with his estranged spouse Elizabeth Chambers, 39, and their two kids Harper, seven, and Ford, 5.
The supply revealed that it was additionally Downey who helped encourage the star to enter rehab final yr, after his profession imploded in January 2021 following sexual assault allegations made in opposition to him.
The insider confirmed that Downey paid for Hammer to spend shut to 6 months within the Florida rehabilitation facility, the Visitor Home.
Again in LA: Selection reported that Hammer, 35, left the Cayman Islands, the place he is been working as a timeshare salesman, and flew again to Los Angeles with estranged spouse Elizabeth Chambers, 39, and their two kids Harper, seven, and Ford, 5, to flee public scrutiny; Pictured 2019
Hammer left the Cayman Islands after information broke that he had taken on a job as a timeshare salesman as a result of he is ‘completely broke.’
An legal professional for Hammer additionally advised the publication on Wednesday: ‘I can not verify or deny the report as a result of Armie hasn’t addressed it.’ He added that he felt it was unfair that he had been subjected to a public ‘shaming’ for having a ‘regular job’.
The supply additionally added that the actor has no plans of completely returning to Los Angeles in the meanwhile, though a profession comeback may not be out of the query.
Downey himself has a well-known Hollywood redemption story, after he returned to the large display screen following a number of arrests on drug-related expenses, and a stint in jail.
Form coronary heart: The insider confirmed that Downey paid for Hammer to spend shut to 6 months in a Florida rehab final yr, after his profession imploded following sexual assault allegations; Pictured 2020
Rooting for Armie’s comeback? Downey himself has a well-known Hollywood redemption story, after he returned to the large display screen following a number of arrests on drug-related expenses, and a stint in jail; Pictured in 1999 mugshot
Yesterday a supply revealed that Selection that Hammer ‘is working at a cubicle’ and added, ‘The fact is he is completely broke, and is making an attempt to fill the times and earn cash to assist his household.’
The insider additionally shared that Hammer beforehand managed an residence complicated within the Cayman Islands, the place he was dwelling on the time as a way to keep near his youngsters.
In line with the supply, Hammer, who’s the great-grandson of oil tycoon Armand Hammer (price an estimated $800 million on the time of his dying), ‘isn’t on the household payroll’ and has been pressured to work a daily job after his Hollywood downfall.
Fallen on arduous occasions: Hammer had reportedly taken on his job as a timeshare salesman within the Cayman Islands as a result of he is ‘completely broke’
It emerged that he was into sadistic intercourse and shared rape and cannibalism fantasies with feminine companions.
That included telling two girls he needed to take away their ribs, barbecue them and eat them, with Hammer additionally accused of slicing the letter ‘A’ into one younger lover’s thigh, earlier than sucking the blood out of her contemporary wound.
After the accusations had been made public, the actor was dropped by his company, WME, and was subsequently let go from numerous movie tasks, together with Paramount Plus collection The Supply (with Miles Teller taking up his function), Jennifer Lopez’s Shotgun Marriage ceremony, in addition to the thriller Billion Greenback Spy.
He and his spouse introduced that they had been separating a number of months earlier than, after Hammer was allegedly caught dishonest on her a second time.
Supporting his household: A supply revealed that the actor was ‘working at a cubicle’ and added that he ‘is making an attempt to fill the times and earn cash to assist his household’
That girl additionally alleges Armie emotionally abused her, though he batted-off all recommendations of criminality.
In traditional Hollywood model, Armie checked into rehab for remedy of ‘medication, alcohol and intercourse’ points in Might 2021, and emerged from remedy in December final yr.
Final week, pictures of the Name Me By Your Title star going into Morritt’s Resort workplace in what gave the impression to be a workers uniform emerged, regardless of his lawyer beforehand denying claims that he’d taken up a brand new profession.
They had been adopted by pictures of him taken contained in the workplace on one other day, as soon as once more carrying an analogous blue polo shirt whereas reportedly going over pricing for a unit with a few potential patrons.
Alleged prank: The hypothesis about his work began after an image of a pamphlet from Morritt’s Resort confirmed the actor because the resort’s concierge
TMJ reported on the time that throughout the pitch Hammer provided the potential patrons a timeshare for $2,020 per week or, ‘solely about $21,000 for ten years of holidays.’
Final Wednesday, his legal professional denied that the disgraced star was working on the institution, following a viral Tweet that confirmed his face on a pamphlet as a concierge for the resort.
The since-deleted tweet’s caption learn: ‘My pal’s mother and father went on trip within the Cayman Islands and Armie Hammer was their concierge.’
The pamphlet included low cost vouchers and marketed that Hammer would take company to swim ‘with wild turtles’ and level them to the ‘finest snorkeling and diving spots.’