Agence France-PresseJanuary 31, 2014 03:46
Justin Bieber is the latest in a long line of troubled former child stars to veer off the rails -- the question now is, can those around him save the teen from a complete train wreck. And if so, how?
A spell in rehab? A tough-love crackdown by his management or family? It remains to be seen if the latest brushes with the law will prove a wake-up call for the 19-year-old Canadian heartthrob.
"If I were his manager, my temptation would be to just send Justin to his room for three months," Robert Thompson, a professor of pop culture at Syracuse University, told AFP.