Lindsay Lohan racked up a $46 000 bill at the famous Chateau Marmont, buying cigarettes, booze and candles (What?). According to Lindsay, she thought that the production company behind “Liz and Dick” – the television film she worked on recently – was footing the bill. She was dead wrong. The embattled Lindsay was blacklisted by the Chateau Marmont and was permanently banned from staying there ever again. The actress didn’t let her permanent ban get to her. In true Lindsay fashion, she phoned up Andre Balazs, the owner of the Chateau Marmont, and made it clear to him that it was all a massive misunderstanding.
According to a latest TMZ report, Lindsay was removed from the blacklist of shame after she offered to pay off the debt (which she already did since the writing of this article). Balazs told Lindsay that he was never aware that the actress was blacklisted and removed her name from the list as quickly as one, two, tacky. The two of them have been friends for many years, so a quick speed dial wasn’t any hassle for Lindsay. Her removal from the Marmont’s blacklist will see her return to true form – tabloid fodder worthy of praise. It is at this famous hotel that Lindsay has had more scandals than ever, including the heavily publicized Samantha Ronson break-up.
Lindsay’s life has been a symbol of the bad side of celebrity and fame. She is constantly in the news for racking up massive amounts of debt, for her abusive and insane family, for being a terror to work with on film sets and for being one of the most polarizing figures in modern entertainment history. The child star, who once had the world at her fingertips, is now the butt of almost every inside Hollywood joke. The age old adage goes, “The higher they are, the harder they fall.” Unfortunately for Lindsay, she’s no Felix Baumgartner.
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