Columbus Short and Agostina Laneri - A variety of stars were photographed as Roadstarr Motorsports partnered with Toys For Tots at the Roadstarr Motorsports Showroom in Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 20th December 2014
Columbus Short - 'Scandal' star Columbus Short spotted on set in downtown Los Angeles for the first time yesterday (25Mar14) following an incident where the actor was accused of punching a fellow reveller in the head at Gabe's Bar and Grill in Los Angeles earlier this month (Mar14). A California judge has now issued a warrant for his arrest. - Los Angeles, California, United States - Tuesday 25th March 2014
The 31 year-old actor admits that ABC were right to let him go amidst his growing legal issues. The network "justifiably would want to distance themselves ... they did the right thing, but I think it takes time to rebuild," he said.
Columbus Short finally opens up about his recurring legal woes, which led to his dismissal from ABC's 'Scandal.'
The 31 year-old actor's most recent run-in with the law occurred in over the Fourth of July weekend. Short was arrested after getting in a confrontation with several off duty policemen in a bar in Dallas.
Short admitted that he hasn't "been perfect"
Columbus Short, in a recent interview, has discussed his legal difficulties and the incident he was allegedly involved in on Friday (4th July).
Columbus Short has denied he was involved in a fight with a bouncer in a Texas bar on Friday (4th July). The former Scandal actor was reportedly arrested in Dallas for public intoxication after he was refused to pay a bar tab and was forcibly removed by a bouncer. Unfortunately, this has not been the only incident in the last six months in which Short appears to have become violent.
Columbus Short was reportedly involved in a brawl on Friday.
While celebrating the Fourth of July, the 31 year-old actor was reportedly arrested after getting in a confrontation with several off duty policemen in a bar in Dallas.
Columbus Short's Fourth of July celebrations didn't quite go to plan.
On Friday night (July 4th) the former 'Scandal' actor was arrested for public intoxication after getting into a confrontation over an unpaid bar tab, TMZ reports. Short was celebrating the national holiday in Dallas' Katy Trail Ice House, but when he attempted to leave, a physical altercation took place.
Short was arrested for public intoxication at a Dallas bar
Continue reading: Former 'Scandal' Actor Columbus Short Arrested For Public Intoxication
Following a turbulent time, Short has left 'Scandal'
It’s been a strange few years for Columbus Short; his personal problems have coincided with key role in a hit political drama alongside Kerry Washington, which has seen his popularity and fame rise at a remarkable rate. His time on ‘Scandal’, though, has come to an end, according to a statement released by the actor yesterday (Friday, April 25.)
Columbus Short on set in downtown Los Angeles
"At this time I must confirm my exit from a show I've called home for three years, with what is the most talented ensemble in television today. I would like to first thank ['Scandal' creator] Shonda Rhimes for the opportunity to work with such an amazing cast. Thank you GLADIATORS, who have supported me throughout my entire career and of course to ABC and Shondaland for allowing me to play such a pivotal role in the 'Scandal' series,” read the statement.
Continue reading: Scandal Season 4 Won't Feature Columbus Short