Entertainer Michael Barrymore has been charged with posession of cocaine and being drunk and disorderly following a car crash, police have confirmed.
The charge comes following an incident in Acton, west London, on Tuesday, according to Scotland Yard.
59-year-old Barrymore was arrested alongside another man who is unknown at this time , at 4.30am on Tuesday after a Citroen DS3 hit a kerb.
Traffic police on patrol discovered the crash scene.
Both men have been bailed pending further inquiries. Barrymore is due to appear at Ealing Magistrates’ Court on December 7.