Top News

Busey's Debts Mount Month-to-month

Busey's Debts Mount Month-to-month

Veteran actor Gary Busey is digging himself deeper into debt - his monthly expenses total more than $22,000 (£13,750) but he earns less than $20,000 (£12,500).

The Lethal Weapon star filed for bankruptcy in early February, revealing he had racked up debts of more than $500,000 (£312,500) and had less than $50,000 (£31,250)-worth of assets to his name.

Now, new documents obtained by, show that 67-year-old Busey, who became a father for the third time to baby Luke in 2010, is spending over $2,000 (£1,250) more than he earns to cover living expenses and daycare for the tot with his girlfriend Steffanie Sampson.

His list of creditors include the UCLA Medical Center, his bank Wells Fargo and his lawyers, while the court papers reveal Busey owes U.S. tax officials $451,000 (£281,875) from money earned between 1998 and 2009.