Actor Ezra Miller has damaged their silence amid a rising listing of authorized points and allegations of erratic behaviour, saying they’re searching for therapy for “complicated psychological well being points”.
In a press release offered by a consultant of the actor to Selection on Tuesday, the 29-year-old non-binary actor apologised for any alarm they could have prompted.
“Having lately gone by means of a time of intense disaster, I now perceive that I’m struggling complicated psychological well being points and have begun ongoing therapy,” Miller mentioned.
“I need to apologise to everybody that I’ve alarmed and upset with my previous behaviour. I’m dedicated to doing the required work to get again to a wholesome, protected and productive stage in my life.”
Miller’s ongoing position as The Flash in DC Comics’ superhero universe, together with an upcoming main position within the character’s first standalone movie, has been overshadowed by allegations about their behaviour off-screen over the past two years.
Most lately, Miller was charged with felony housebreaking in Vermont final week, after state police investigated an incident during which a number of bottles of alcohol have been allegedly taken from a house in Stamford in Could.
Miller is because of seem in Vermont superior court docket on 26 September.
The actor was additionally arrested twice earlier this yr in Hawaii, first for disorderly conduct and harassment at a karaoke bar in March, then second-degree assault lower than a month later. Within the first case, Miller pled no contest to a single rely of misdemeanor disorderly conduct and paid a $500 effective, whereas the harassment cost was dismissed. Within the second, Miller was launched with out cost.
The dad and mom of 18-year-old Tokata Iron Eyes, a Native American activist, additionally earlier this yr filed a safety order towards Miller, accusing the actor in court docket of holding sway over their baby by means of “violence, intimidation, menace of violence, concern, paranoia, delusions and medicines”. Tokata Iron Eyes lately advised Insider that these allegations have been false.
The allegations round Miller have turn out to be a priority for Warner Bros Discovery, the studio behind two large franchises that Miller prominently stars in: DC Comics movies and the Harry Potter spinoff collection Improbable Beasts. Public criticism of the studio intensified earlier this month when it introduced it was axing the almost accomplished Batgirl movie, however not The Flash.
A supply near the studio advised Selection that Warner Bros was supporting Miller’s resolution to hunt skilled assist.
The Flash is about to be launched on 23 June 2023 and options appearances by Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton, each taking part in Batman.