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Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson, 56, was one of Hollywood’s most beloved stars until July 2006 when he was arrested for DUI in Malibu, California – and then went off on an anti-Semitic tirade at the police station. Facing massive backlash, Gibson apologized for his “despicable” behavior and entered treatment for alcoholism. All seemed to be pretty much forgiven until July 2010 when voicemail recordings he left for then-estranged girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva were leaked. In them, the actor threatened her with violence and rape and even dropped the n-word. A domestic violence investigation was launched by the LAPD and a restraining order was filed to keep Gibson, who was also dropped by his talent agency, away from Grigorieva and their young daughter, Lucia. Fans were clearly turned off: His 2011 movie “The Beaver” bombed at the box office.

Explosive Stars

July 2, 2012

Plenty of celebs, including Mel Gibson, Naomi Campbell, Christian Bale, and others, have become famous for their hot tempers.

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