Entertainment behind the scenes
It might come as no surprise to hear that Jesse James, the tattoo-loving husband of Hollywood darling Sandra Bullock, has checked into rehab in the hope of saving his marriage. With four women now claiming to have had affairs with James during his five year marriage to Bullock, his representative told People magazine that he was seeking professional help.
“Jesse checked himself into a treatment facility to deal with personal issues,” his rep said in a statement. “He realized that this time was crucial to help himself, help his family and help save his marriage.”
His rep was not giving details of the treatment or the center but one source confirmed to the magazine that James, 40, a custom motorcycle manufacturer and reality TV star, checked in on March 26. It was said to be “100 percent his own idea,” not an ultimatum from 45-year-old Bullock whose Oscar win for best actress in ”The Blind Side” was quickly overshadowed by her marital problems.
Bullock is said to have moved out of the family home since the scandal erupted on March 15 while James has spent the last two weeks sticking to a routine, dropping his kids at school and working at West Coast Choppers in Long Beach, California.
(Writing and Reporting by Corinne Heller)
Woods lashed out at the press on his website on Wednesday, saying that while he felt he let his family down and strives to be a better person, husband and father, his privacy should be protected and that “personal sins should not require press releases”.