Hollywood’s biggest pariah. Now even his former friends are turning away from the man, most of them once clamored to work with. One source is quoted as saying has been dealing with an epic scandal as of late. His racist, violent rants have turned him into "None of his friends, even those who have defended him in the past, want anything to do with him publicly or privately." Even Oscar winner Jodie Foster who once defended Mel using his alcoholism as an excuse is running from this scandal. At one Point Jodie said "Absolutely not. But it's no secret that he has always fought a terrible battle with alcoholism." Now she can not be reached for comment.