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Personal story segment tonight as you may know eighteen year old Miley Cyrus is trying to graduate from child star to an adult profile that is causing trouble within our own family.
The father country singer Billy Ray Cyrus told the magazine quote the damn show Hannah Montana destroyed my family -- take -- back in a second.
For my family be here and just be everybody okay.
Safe and sound happy normal unquote talent -- -- relationship with his daughter and his -- has dramatically deteriorated.
Joining us now from Philadelphia former child star Danny Bonaduce now a radio personality and to be wise -- Here in New York doctor -- tableau psychiatrist co author of the book.
The 77 wonders it will change much -- what do.
That the pressure is on a family you know in the public -- are the Cyrus family and -- make an enormous amount of money by the way it's that is not a it's not.
You know there's an upside it in that it's different from the regular -- correct.
Absolutely look the pressure's on somebody who's.
Constantly in the public guy.
Are different but so is any family in which a child.
Has been lent out to work if you will -- those pressures mount prematurely.
I don't believe there's any child star.
Who signs up to try to satisfy -- agent and worry about the next role in the rest of it I think there's a little development.
And a little element of child leverage and -- is and this is a Disney property as Cyrus is in the show you'd think you'd be supervising his daughter.
But the whole family spiraled out of control.
That -- is finally out of control yet but this family would have spelled -- control any how do you believe that yes because the old allowing her to take that rule was.
Being in the show right her very his decision right there with her you can't control -- daughter it's still profiting from his daughter's using that any profit -- is wrong you should I -- I think that any child star is at risk because they're letting constituted out to some extent let's talk to when Danny Bonaduce of course child -- big sitcom.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Now I want an arm dug up we'll just call us -- eighteen year old girl prostitute.
No I'm not calling her -- prostitute what I'm saying is that her parents -- her out for profit.
This is her dad produce the movie that he's criticizing.
This is a young woman.
Who at fifteen was posing in provocative ways and was doing -- enough so that you have to felt free to say hey when you turn eighteen.
We take your clothes off for me I'd like dispense some money on that and make some money also -- well yes I think they'll have no idea here I'll tell you -- -- -- -- Four Miley Cyrus or Hannah Montana.
Rewarding Miley Cyrus -- life you don't re ruining Miley Cyrus is life.
A guy named Steve that worked a dairy queen is a teenage -- job to have our life ruined that's what they do they slam the door interfaces a whoever ruined my life.
Excellent job on the 200 million dollar -- they were put away your -- and I.
I -- when teenage girls -- not all teenage girls are estranged from their father the whole family's fall apart.
I -- -- and and Cyrus the father says look this show did it if we didn't have the show we would have been a normal -- and I know he's a great.
Put away go -- damn why don't you know you I disagree because Billy Ray should know I've known Billy -- from before money was born.
Why didn't he know when achy breaky heart.
Maybe in my household name and he regretted it and it came back to vitamins that I wish -- -- never done that -- -- my ability to have -- a very long time.
But he knew in advance the pitfalls that this was going to come where he'll louder after having the taste -- -- doesn't always on the on the you've had a pretty troubled life and -- -- down life does it always calm.
When you have a key -- in a high profile position is it inevitable.
Now ask Ron Howard or Jodie Foster or or -- Brooke Shields I think that's obvious but all Harvard and Yale graduates left and right so I think.
I know -- I'll -- Ron Howard as an ex child star.
As that counterbalance to me and got bridge and I Dallas because it can't be you know that hadn't actually a struggle that was -- whole thing was alright I'm giving you doctor unless we're.
Bottom -- the risk is much greater I disagree with Danny and the -- and also this is the poster child of the poster woman.
For what happens in this society you've talked about a lot FaceBook and the rest of -- this young woman.
Cord as a rock star.
As her Alter ego she toward as the star she is on TV I'm not sure there's ever precedent for that she doesn't know who she is that's the Stanley her father presided over now we just see the ball into an interest in -- -- very good -- you guys I appreciate it very much what.
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