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Colin Farrell's drinking left him close to death. The 'Seven Psychopaths' actor - who battled alcohol and drug addictions for years - eventually decided to get clean and went to rehab in Antigua in 2005 after realising his body was shutting down on him. He said: 'Obviously I'm not a doctor but you don't have to have a degree in medicine to know when your body's shutting down. I genuinely didn't think I had much longer. 'I'd reached the point where the only voices that had any clarity in the room were the voices of destruction and obliteration.' The 36-year-old star claims he has always had an addictive personality and would obsess about particular kinds »

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