Amanda Bynes has dealt with more than her fair share of drama in the past year. From DUIs and vehicular mayhem, to puzzling tweets and dramatic style makeovers, our favorite (retired) Nickelodeon starlet has been in the limelight maybe a little more than she’d like these days! Her recent behavior has confused some of her fans, leading many to grow concerned for her well-being. As long-time Nick viewers, we never saw this coming! From All That to all this, here’s a look back at the highs (and lows) of Amanda’s long career in reverse chronological order.
October 10th, 2014: Bynes Accuses Her Father of Abuse and Says There’s a Microchip in Her Brain
My dad never did any of those things The microchip in my brain made me say those things but he’s the one that ordered them to microchip me
— amanda bynes (@amandabynes) October 10, 2014
The 28-year-old started yet another rant — allegedly after her parents tried putting her in another mental health facility — with the post: “My dad was verbally and physically abuse to me as a child.” After a few hours of detailing her father Rick’s abuse on Twitter, she retracted her statements claiming the “microchip in [her] brain made [her] say those things.”
October 9th, 2014: Bynes Goes on a Twitter Rant About Suing Publications
So I’m laughing all the way to the bank because I will sue them all — amanda bynes (@amandabynes) October 9, 2014
They continue to write lies about me and it really hurts my feelings because they are calling me insane and I’m actually really smart.
— amanda bynes (@amandabynes) October 9, 2014
Bynes went on a long Twitter rant claiming she hadn’t given any interviews and she was suing outlets such as InTouch for “lying” about her.