“Ugly Betty” Producers Distance Themselves From Michael Brea

Producers behind axed TV dramedy Ugly Betty are trying to distance themselves from an actor who hacked his mother to death with a sword in the family’s Brooklyn apartment last month. Despite reports that Michael L. Brea was a part of the show before ABC ended its four season year last April, Betty producers insists

“Ugly Betty’s” Michael Brea On Beheading Mom: “I Killed The Demon In

Family and friends of the former Ugly Betty actor arrested and charged with decapitating his own mother just a few days before Thanksgiving believe “financial woes” may have driven the bit actor to commit the ghastly crime. Michael Brea, a 31-year-old aspiring star who had enjoyed small roles in Ugly Betty and Step Up 3D,

Ugly Betty actor who killed his mother had money woes

Friends of ‘Ugly Betty’ actor Michael Brea who allegedly killed his mother believe that financial stress and fears over his stalled showbiz career pushed him over the edge. “Michael had many money problems and couldn’t pay his bills,” the Daily Mail quoted his longtime friend and barber Sylvan Benoit as saying. “I think this happened

“Ugly Betty” Actor Michael Brea Arrested For Decapitating Mother

Michael Brea, an actor who enjoyed bit parts on Ugly Betty and in Step-Up 3D, is being evaluated at a psychiatric hospital in New York City following reports that he chased his mother around her Brooklyn apartment with a Freemason samurai sword and decapitated her in a fit of rage.   Yannick Brea, 55, was