Friday, August 17, 2012
MTV "Real World" Star Found Dead
Joey Kovar the troubled "Real World" star who appeared on "Celebrity Rehab" was found dead at a friend's home near Chicago
Kovar was 29 years old.
Joey was discovered by a female friend early this morning who noticed blood coming out of Joey's ears and nose.
Kovar had famously battled drug issues and sought help for cocaine and ecstasy during his stint on "Celeb Rehab."
While on "Real World: Hollywood," Kovar entered rehab halfway through the season for alcohol and drugs, admitting he'd struggled with substance abuse for years. It was a pretty powerful moment on the show.
He was also famous for posing for PlayGirl Magazine