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Tom Hanks Addresses Son Chet's Battle with Drugs

Tom Hanks Addresses Son Chet's Battle with Drugs

Tom Hanks has opened up about his son Chet‘s battle with addiction, including cocaine and crack use, which he recently addressed in a series of emotional Instagram videos.

“As a parent, you love your kids unconditionally. You support them every step of the way,” the 59-year-old actor told ET about his 25-year-old son.”You got to applaud the bravery and honesty when it actually comes out of your own house.”

“I just want to let you all know, I’ve been in rehab … and I’m doing pretty damn good,” Chet said in his Instagram post last week.

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  • profmoriarty

    It’s bad enough for any family to go through a loved one’s drug addiction, but having to do it in the public eye must be horrible. God Bless to Mr. & Mrs. Hanks, and all involved in trying to get Chet better.