One minute they're posing for the press - the next they're running from the spotlight. Celebrity Damage Control is an hour-long factual series about celebrities who were caught committing crime or something just plain wrong and embarrassing yet managed to survive the scandal with careers intact and in some cases even flourishing afterward. From driving under the influence, to shoplifting, to tax evasion, to beating up paparazzi, or being the victim of an embarrassing blackmail scam, Celebrity Damage Control unveils Hollywood's most notorious celebrity scandals and reveals what celebrities did to survive the upheaval. Robert Downey Jr., Sean Penn, Charlie Sheen, Hugh Grant, Mel Gibson, Rob Lowe and many more have all had a brush with the law and Celebrity Damage Control examines every case with commentary from public relations agents, pop culture experts and lawyers to find out why celebrities are forgiven and deemed innocent by the public - even if proven guilty.
Blessed with one of the purest, most incredible voices in pop music, Mariah Carey emerges in the 1990s as the heir apparent to Whitney Houston – a true diva with impeccable taste. But in the early 2000s, after shooting her first film, Glitter, Carey withdraws from the spotlight after suffering a physical and emotional breakdown. After being bought out of her record contract for $50 million, rumours swirl that Mariah is done… But the truth, is that her best days, are yet to come.