A ‘wonderful” performance by a young actor who was struggling with substance abuse has been hailed as a success by a fitness club and an organisation that runs fitness clinics.
The star, whose name was not revealed, is a 23-year-old Australian who appeared in a TV series of the sitcom The Mindy Project and in the sitcom Baskets.
He told The Guardian the success was thanks to his friends who helped him to achieve what he was striving for.
He said: “I was having problems with substance use and it was a big struggle to get into the club.”
I was going to the gym but I wasn’t doing very well.”
At first I just wanted to go to a bar, but I didn’t know what to do, so I went to the club.
“He said his friend, who was also struggling with addiction, offered to help him.
The actor said: ‘He just made me feel really good.
I’m really lucky to have that friend.’
Dr David Ritchie, the founder of Planet Fitness, said the success of the performance was due to the fact it was both physical and mental.
He described the performance as “an amazing and genuine performance”.”
The audience and the community of those who were watching this were just amazed,” he said.”
The amount of energy and love and effort put into it really was a testament to the strength of this young man.
“He really showed the importance of taking care of yourself.”
Dr Ritchie said the young actor was working to get his fitness and wellbeing back and had received support from a local fitness coach.
He added: “He’s very motivated to keep his focus on the future.”
He added that the group had now established a support group for other young actors.
The Mindy project aired on Channel Seven last year and has been watched by more than 50 million people.
In the sitcom, the characters Marnie and Mindy meet a guy who helps them get fit and is also addicted to heroin.
In its season eight finale, the pair find a hidden room where a man with a baggy vest is watching them.
The show’s director, Michelle King, said it was important for people to see the show because it gave them a sense of hope and that they could have a positive influence on others.
She said: “[The show] really did get to a point where people were so touched by what they were seeing, it was something that we just had to put into words.”
You could tell the character’s story was such a positive thing and that’s something that’s important for us.”‘
It was tough’The star is now seeking to help others who are struggling with mental health issues.
Dr Richey said: We really need to do more, and it is not just for people in the fitness industry.”
We are also seeing people going to a fitness centre or a gym and getting involved in a healthy lifestyle,” he added.”
That’s what we are really working on, because we are seeing so many people struggling.
“He told ABC Radio Perth that it was the biggest challenge he had faced in his career.”
It was a really tough one,” he told the ABC.”
A lot of people had mental health problems.
It’s a really important issue for us to talk about.
“Dr King said Planet Fitness was working with the Government and other organisations to provide support for people struggling with their mental health.