Michael Madsen - Michael Madsen: 'Breathalyser Test Was Flawed'

Subscribe Michael Madsen

Michael Madsen is convinced the breathalyser test used by police at the scene of his drink-driving arrest was "flawed", according to the actor's lawyer.
The Reservoir Dogs star's car was pulled over by cops in Malibu, California on Wednesday afternoon (12Sep12) after he was reportedly spotted driving erratically on the Pacific Coast Highway.
Madsen was arrested on suspicion of Dui after a breathalyser test allegedly showed his blood alcohol content to be more than twice the legal limit, but a lawyer for the star has revealed Madsen believes the result to be wrong.
The actor's attorney, Perry Wander, has told Tmz.com Madsen wants fans to know he did not fail the field sobriety test performed by the officers at the scene and "believes that the breathalyser test is flawed".
Madsen was booked for a misdemeanour Dui offence and bail was set at $15,000 (£9,375) before he was transported to a local hospital to treat an undisclosed ailment. His car was impounded.


Tags: Michael Madsen

Subscribe Michael Madsen

More Michael Madsen

After all the Whining, Quentin Tarantino Will Shoot 'The Hateful Eight'

It seems as though Quentin Tarantino's dispute with Gawker hasn't put him off shooting The Hateful Eight, with sources confirming the cameras will roll in...

Quentin Tarantino Suing Gawker Over Shelved 'Hateful Eight' Script Leak

If Quentin Tarantino was angry when his latest movie script, Hateful Eight, was passed around in the film industry of Hollywood, you can bet he's...

Quentin Tarantino's Scrapped 'Hateful Eight' Would Have Been Bloody 70mm Western

Quentin Tarantino has revealed this week that he has shelved his latest movie project, Hateful Eight, after the scripts that he carefully handed out to...


Quentin Tarantino Drops 'Hateful Eight' Western After Leak. (And He Names Names)

Quentin Tarantino has chosen to cancel his latest movie after the script leaked out and gained him some unwanted attention at such an early stage...

The Pulp Fiction Cast That Never Was: Daniel Day-Lewis, Matt Dillon, Meg Ryan!

Daniel Day-Lewis was sounded out to play lead character Vincent Vega in Quentin Tarantino's classic 1994 crime-thriller Pulp Fiction, though Michael Madsen was eventually favored,...

Fallen From Grace: 2012's Ten Most Spectacular Celebrity Meltdowns

Ahh… 2012... how fondly we will look back on it. The Olympics. The end of the Twilight Saga…um… loads of celebrities going utterly bonkers, losing...



Michael Madsen Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Michael Madsen

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All