Alan Scott Newman, the son of Paul Newman, committed suicide in 1978 at the age of 28. He mixed valium with alcohol and other pills to kill himself following a motorcycle accident.

Scott Newman (actor) - Paul Newman's only son who died of a drug overdose in

GONE TOO SOON photo | Paul Newman Newman's only son, Scott – here with his father in 1972 – died of an accidental drug-and-alcohol overdose in 1978. Of their relationship, Newman said, "I had lost the ability to help him ... we both backed away." In his memory, the actor started the Scott Newman Center, a Torrance, Calif., drug-abuse prevention facility.

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Paul Newman. In 1978, Paul Newman's son Scott Newman, who was an aspiring actor in his own right, was found dead in a hotel after overdosing on pills and alcohol. He was 28.

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Paul Newman whit his son Scott (sadly death at 28 years old. He suffered a motorcycle accident in 1978 for which he then also began taking pain pills. On the night of his death, Scott mixed a lethal dose of Valium, alcohol, and other drugs)

Alan Scott Newman

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Scott Newman (1950 - 1978) was an actor and stuntman, and Paul Newman’s only son. Scott suffered a motorcycle accident in the fall of 1978, and was taking painkillers to ease the discomfort of his injuries. However, in Los Angeles on the night of November 19, he took a fatal dose of valium with alcohol and other drugs. An ambulance was called, but Newman was pronounced dead on arrival.

The son of actor Paul Newman and Jacqueline Witte, Scott Newman died November 1978 from a drug overdose. He was born on September Like his dad, he was an actor, and appeared in “Fraternity Row”, and episodes of ‘Harry O” and “Marcus Welby MD.

Actors Tom Selleck (left) and Paul Newman during a benefit in honour of George Schlatter at the Scott Newman Center, USA, November 1992.

Actors Tom Selleck (left) and Paul Newman during a benefit in honour of George Schlatter at the Scott Newman Center, USA, November

Father and son: Actor Paul Newman, left, with his only son Scott, who died of a drug overdose aged 28

The son Paul Newman lost to drugs - and the guilt he could never escape

Father and son: Actor Paul Newman, left, with his only son Scott, who died of a drug overdose aged 28

News Photo : Actor Corey Haim attends Scott Newman Center...

News Photo : Actor Corey Haim attends Scott Newman Center.

News Photo : Actor Corey Haim attends Scott Newman Center...

Actor Corey Haim attends Scott Newman Center Benefit Honoring George Schlatter on November 1992 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

Paul Newman with first wife, Jackie, and son, Scott.

Paul Newman, first wife Jackie Witte & son Scott.Scott Died from Drugs, Hearbreak for Paul Newman.His only son, He had 5 daughters with Joanne Woodward.

«    »   In 1978, Paul Newman's son, Scott Newman, who was an aspiring actor in his own right, was found dead in a hotel after overdosing on pills and alcohol. He was 28. Scott Newman had issues with drinking and had been arrested for some alcohol-related incidents. He suffered a motorcycle accident in 1978 for which he then also began taking pain pills. On the night of his death, Scott mixed a lethal dose of Valium, alcohol, and other drugs.

16 Celebrities Whose Children Committed Suicide

« » In 1978, Paul Newman's son, Scott Newman, who was an aspiring actor in his own right, was found dead in a hotel after overdosing on pills and alcohol. He was 28. Scott Newman had issues with drinking and had been arrested for some alcohol-related incidents. He suffered a motorcycle accident in 1978 for which he then also began taking pain pills. On the night of his death, Scott mixed a lethal dose of Valium, alcohol, and other drugs.

Newman with first wife Jackie Witte and their young son Scott in 1955. Scott tragically died of a drug overdose in 1978. Newman started the Scott Newman Foundation to help others recover from drug addiction. The actor was also known for his philanthropic work fudned by the sale of his 'Newman's Own' products.

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Paul Newman and Jackie Witte Newman and their only son Allan Scott Newman in a bumper car

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