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Jeremy Renner’s Ex-Wife Claims He Threatened To Kill Her And Himself

Everyone loves Jeremy Renner’s character, Clint Barton, in the Avengers movies. So much that there was an outcry when he was missing from Avengers: Infinity War. And now, Hawkeye will have his own Disney Plus show where he will train the next generation in the form of Kate Bishop. But off-screen, Renner may not the good guy he plays on-screen. Surfaced reports state that Renner tried killing himself and his ex-wife.

TMZ reported that Avengers, Mission Impossible, and Tag star, Jeremy Renner,

“was coked up and drunk when he began rhapsodizing about killing his ex-wife Sonni (Pacheco), and the night ended with the actor shoving a gun in his mouth and threatening to kill himself … so claims Sonni in new legal docs.”

Evidently, Renner and Pacheco have been in a custody battle over their daughter, Ava. Also, it’s claimed that Renner has a history of drug and alcohol problems.

The gossip magazine/show said that Ava’s nanny overheard Renner threatening Pacheco with his gun. Per the nanny, Renner said,

“It was better that Ava had no parents than to have [Sonni] as a mother.”

However, when TMZ reached out to Renner’s representatives, they replied with this statement,

“The well-being of his daughter Ava has always been and continues to be the primary focus for Jeremy. This is a matter for the court to decide. It’s important to note the dramatizations made in Sonni’s declaration are a one-sided account made with a specific goal in mind.”

My heart gains several pounds whenever I hear such news about a favored celebrity. Especially when it involves children. And it doesn’t help when Renner’s character in Avengers: Age of Ultron is a family man, and then loses said family by Endgame.

Whatever the true case may be, I hope each party in this situation receives the help they need.

Avengers: Endgame is on Digital and Blu-Ray now. Upon rewatch, hopefully, you can view Renner in the same, previous light. He will reprise the character next in Hawkeye, streaming on Disney Plus sometime in 2021.

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