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Last edited by Mary Elizabeth Delfino
April 3, 2018 | History

Nic Sheff

Due to his parents' divorce, at age 4, Sheff spent much of his childhood bouncing back and forth between the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. He began using alcohol and drugs early on, even before his teen years. By high school he was a regular user of ecstasy and cocaine. Living on the street much of the time, Sheff became involved in various destructive behaviors such as selling drugs and working as a prostitute in order to support his addiction. Eventually, faced with the choice of jail or rehab, Sheff dropped out of college to seek treatment, at which time he was also diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

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History Created April 29, 2008 · 3 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

April 3, 2018 Edited by Mary Elizabeth Delfino Added bio and picture.
April 3, 2018 Edited by Mary Elizabeth Delfino Added new photo
April 29, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import