Jonathan Rhys-Meyers Attempts Suicide, Sources Claim

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Jonathan Rhys-Meyers is a very talented actor with a very troubled personal life.

Great Britain's The Sun reports that paramedics arrived at the star's house in London Tuesday night because he swallowed pills in what is believed to be a suicide attempt.

"This is very sad. It was the opinion of those present that he tried to take his life," an insider tells the newspaper.

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Earlier this month, The Tudors star checked into a five-star rehabilitation clinic in South Africa. It was his fifth stint in such a facility.

Let's all hope there's still time for Rhys-Meyers to find his way.

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UPDATE: A Scotland Yard spokesman says: "We can confirm we were called by the London Ambulance Service to an address in NW8 to report to a man refusing treatment. Police attended, and the man was taken by ambulance to a central London hospital. That was the end of our involvement."

A friend, meanwhile, says the actor "relapsed," but did not try to kill himself.

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Hnstly i luv,i realy hpe he gets beta..

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It's Reena's fault, that he did something like this...

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It's a shsame that such a fine and talented actor is having issues such as that,good luck...on your recovery! (Joke of the day) We hope you r not trying to play with big BOY here in US..... we knolw who that is...do you? dig,dig,dig! CHARIE SHEEN!! Bronghia

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thats so sad i love him i hope he gets better

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That is ashame...now i don't like him.

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Such a wonderfully talent man. I truly hope hes able to stay clean & sober. I think hes worthy of the effort.

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