He had been receiving treatment in a psychiatric facility since , but is now living in a residence close to relatives. The year-old former child star, who played Anakin Skywalker in the film, was arrested by South Carolina police on 17 June on charges of resisting arrest, failure to stop at a red light, reckless driving and driving without a licence. Read more: Linda Hamilton happy to see back of Terminator franchise.
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This article concerns an out-of-universe subject and hence must adhere to the Layout Guide for out-of-universe articles. Please, keep the Biography section on real-world person articles limited exclusively to the person's Star Wars contributions. Lisa later married William Lloyd.
What Happened To Jake Lloyd After The Star Wars Prequels
And since the Star Wars actor was so young at the time, this affected his well-being and sent him onto his own dark path. It was totally mad. In , Lloyd was involved in a reckless driving high speed police chase, which led to a psychiatric arrest. In , Lloyd was diagnosed with schizophrenia.
Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. The prequel trilogy was either a hit or a miss for fans, it just depends on your perspective. Jake Lloyd who brought us a young Anakin Skywalker, has struggled since his acting days. This left the preteen broken. According to Geek Now News , his mother has given an update to how her son is doing. She said in a statement:. We would like to thank everyone for their kind words, their support, and goodwill. Jake has been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia, but unfortunately he also has a symptom called anosognosia which causes a lack insight into his illness.