French film star Gerard Depardieu was caught driving drunk on the streets of Paris this week. He was detained by police after he fell off his scooter and subsequently failed a field sobriety test. This isn't his first go-round with driving under the influence - in 1998 he crashed his motorcycle while intoxicated.
PARIS (AP) — French actor Gerard Depardieu was detained Thursday for allegedly driving drunk on his scooter, police said.
The 63-year-old actor, who has appeared in more than 150 films, was brought in to a Paris police station Thursday afternoon, an official with the Paris police department said. Read more here.