Jim Carrey, the Hollwyood actor, has been sued for wrongful death by the estranged husband of his late girlfriend.
Cathriona White, 30, an Irish-born make-up artist, died in Los Angeles in September last year.
A coroner rueld she took her own life having consumed prescription drugs including Ambien, Propranolol and Percocet.
Mark Burton, who was still married to Miss White at the time, filed a case in Los Angeles.
His complaint alleges that Carrey used his “immense wealth and celebrity status” to illegally obtain the prescription drugs using the false name Arthur King.