Armie Hammer has been again within the information these days.
And we most likely don’t must let you know that it’s not as a result of his life is again on monitor.
No, if the newest updates on the disgraced former A-lister are any indication, Hammer’s scenario will probably be getting worse earlier than it will get any higher.
First, we discovered that Hammer is working as a timeshare salesman at a resort within the Cayman Islands.
In all probability not the profession path the actor envisioned for himself when he was starring in Hollywood blockbusters a few years in the past.
Anyway, issues obtained even worse for Armie final week when the first trailer for Home of Hammer hit the web.
The three-part Discovery+ docuseries will give attention to the various allegations of sexual misconduct which were lobbed at Hammer lately.
Not surprisingly, Hammer is just not thrilled to be the topic of a multi-part collection that guarantees to show his many misdeeds, a la R. Kelly.
And insiders say the trailer was launched simply as Armie started to imagine that his life was on the upswing
One supply tells Leisure Tonight that “life has positively humbled” the embattled actor in latest months.
The supply additionally mentioned that “the trailer for Home of Hammer dropping is just not preferrred as a result of Armie has been making an attempt to make main amends,” including:
“Armie went to rehab and has spent plenty of time with Robert Downey Jr. and discovered from him.”
The insider notes that Hammer has been working to deliver his household again collectively and “has been targeted on spending time along with his youngsters and [estranged wife] Elizabeth and making an attempt to proper his wrongs.”
“The trailer dropping looks like an enormous step again,” the supply explains, including:
“It’s tough for him to have this be aired out once more within the public eye episodically since a member of the family of his is concerned.”
The supply says Hammer”has been bouncing forwards and backwards between L.A. and the Cayman Islands, and he had apparently been hoping that the more severe was behind him.
“It has been a wrestle for him to have this narrative about him re-emerge,” the insider provides.
The member of the family that the supply referred to is Armie’s aunt Casey Hammer, who took an lively position in producing the documentary.
“I do know my grandfather had a darkish facet. I noticed my father’s darkish facet first-hand. And I’ve seen my brother’s darkish facet, it was like a monster unleashed. Now it’s Armie Hammer,” she says within the trailer.
“I’ve let the Hammers management me my entire life. It’s time to cease. I refuse to be silenced. My identify is Casey Hammer, and I’m about to disclose the darkish, twisted secrets and techniques of the Hammer household.
“On the skin, we have been an ideal household, however amplify Succession 1,000,000 occasions and it was my household,” she continues, referring to the dysfunctional Roy household from HBO’s acclaimed drama.
“In the event you imagine about making offers with the satan, the Hammers are prime of the totem pole. Each era in my household has been concerned in darkish misdeeds, and it simply will get worse and worse and worse.”
The doc additionally options appearances by two of Armie’s accusers, Courtney Vucekovich and Julia Morrison.
Vucekovich explains that her relationship with Hammer was “all was good” at the beginning, “however then issues change” as he “pushes your boundaries somewhat bit at a time.”
Julia Morrison shares a textual content she acquired from Hammer that reads, “I’ve a fantasy about having somebody show their love and devotion and tying them up in a public place at evening and making their physique free use and seeing if they’ll f**okay strangers for me.”
Hammer has denied the allegations in opposition to him.
Home of Hammer is about to premiere on Discovery+ on September 3.