Former “Sonny With a Chance” star Brandon Mychal Smith was arrested for driving under the influence on July 23, ET can confirm.
Smith was arrested in Burbank, California, at 7:40 a.m., and charged with a misdemeanour DUI. The 28-year-old’s bail was set at $15,000. He remained in custody for several hours before being released the same day.
TMZ reports that Smith was driving his Rolls-Royce in Burbank when he overshot a crosswalk at a red light. His blood alcohol level was reportedly at twice the legal limit.
Smith started his acting career at age 8 in a small role in “She’s All That”, before continuing on in roles on “Phil of the Future”, “Sonny with a Chance”, and “So Random!” He recently appeared in “Dirty Grandpa”, and has recurring roles on “You’re the Worst” and “Sweet/Vicious”.
The Disney Channel alum isn’t the only star recently dealing with DUI drama. Aaron Carter explained his recent DUI arrest to ET, breaking down in tears. “What I need is for people to understand that I’m human and that I make mistakes just like every other human in this world, but I would never risk my life or my girlfriend’s life” he said.
For more on his arrest, watch the video below.
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