Jada Pinkett Smith reveals past drug abuse: 'I was doing ecstasy, weed and a bottle of Courvoisier'

Mail Online | 12/17/2018 | Dailymail.com Reporter
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Jada Pinkett Smith said she had past used the drug ecstasy amid a battle with depression on the latest edition of Red Table Talk.

Jada, 47, made the revelation in a discussion surrounding mental health and the overdose death of rapper Mac Miller at 26 three months ago.

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Jada was joined on the Facebook Watch show by her regular co-hosts, mother Adrienne Banfield-Norris, 65, and daughter Willow Smith, 18, as well as a special guest in rapper Kid Cudi, 34.

The Girls Trip star said she could have suffered a similar fate as the rapper, who was found dead September 7 in his Studio City, California home following an overdose of alcohol, cocaine and fentanyl.

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'I didn’t know Mac Miller but once again, when I looked at his circumstances, I just felt for him, because I knew that could have been me, easily,' Jada said. 'I was the same way.

'In my depression, using ecstasy, drinking a whole lot, you know, and smoking a bunch of weed and trying to just find some peace in my mind. It's like, I knew [what] I was doing - I was doing ecstasy because I wanted to party.'

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The Gotham actress said that other substances were in the mix during the turbulent time in her life.

'I was doing ecstasy, weed and a bottle of Courvoisier because I wanted to get lit,'...
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