Former professional skateboarder, MTV reality star, and Hollywood bad boy, once succumbed by a devastating addiction to heroin, that is Brandon Novak at a glance. Brandon was all of these things, but as you get to know Brandon more, you will find out he’s a quite charming and witty fellow who loves his mother.
Novak stands as an advocate for recovery, who dedicates most of his free time in helping others who are struggling with their own addiction issues.
He has overcome his 21 year battle with heroin, and is currently over two years clean and sober. He speaks at high schools, colleges, and other public events informing his audience about how real the disease of addiction really is, and how it can affect anyone from any walk of life.
In this Gorilla Flicks interview, Brandon shares bits and pieces of his story, and gives hope to those living in active addiction of what the other side can truly look like.
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Brandon always says how he is there for anyone struggling, “They never gave up on me, so how dare I give up on anyone else.” He says that if he can get clean and sober, anyone can.