Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 30 July 2014

Amanda Bynes ‘spoke to self in nonsensical language’

Amanda Bynes

Amanda Bynes has allegedly dealt with schizophrenic symptoms since her teenage years.

The 27-year-old former actress is currently under a 5150 hold after she set a fire in a residential driveway Monday night. The California legislation sees those deemed by authorities to be a danger to themselves and others forced into hospital to have their mental state evaluated for up to 72 hours.

It is rumoured medical professionals have requested an extension to the three-day evaluation period as they believe the star is suffering from schizophrenia.

Amanda has been embroiled in a number of bizarre situations recently. She has lived in countless apartment buildings and hotels since moving to New York City in 2012.

Apparently neighbours often heard her walking in communal areas speaking a “nonsensical” language.

“When she was living at her apartment near New York’s Times Square, neighbours spotted her wandering the halls and talking to herself in unintelligible sentences,” a source told Radar Online.

This symptomatic behaviour supposedly began during Amanda’s professional heyday in the late 1990s, when she was starring on Nickelodeon teen sketch comedy show All That.

It is rumoured people were often taken aback by Amanda’s strange rituals.

“When she was a teenager, Amanda would cover electronic items inside her home because she thought that was the only way she wouldn’t be spied on,” an insider revealed.

Amanda has vehemently denied drug use in the past, but it has been said that she is a habitual marijuana smoker.

Apparently loved ones believe weed only exacerbates her supposed mental health problems.

“It makes her more paranoid and instead of mellowing her out, it does the opposite,” the source said. “Amanda begins talking faster and just can’t seem to sit still.”

According to Radar Online, her mother Lynn Organ and father Rick Bynes are due in court on Friday to formally ask for legal conservatorship over their daughter.

Amanda won’t face charges for the Thousand Oaks fire, but she is still on the hook in both California and New York for five crimes which include driving under the influence, driving on a suspended licence, tampering with evidence, reckless endangerment and marijuana possession.

© Cover Media

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Leo:

Making repairs to your home will be engrossing. You love finding ways to recycle old materials and preserve stylish details. If you don't own your place, think about buying one. You can get very generous terms from a bank or lending institution. Having a steady job can strengthen your application. Ask your employer to write you a reference. Are all the homes in your area outside your price range? Think about taking advantage of a government program tailored towards people in your situation.More