Armie Hammer sued by American Express for nearly $67,000 in unpaid balances

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American Express files a complaint Armie Hammer on what they allege is an outstanding balance of tens of thousands of dollars.

According to a court document obtained by PEOPLE on Tuesday, the credit card company filed a lawsuit against Hammer, 36, claiming he owes $66,935.07 in purchases, balance transfers and/or cash advances. funds he has made in his account.

Hammer opened the account in 2011, according to the court document, and would have owned it with separated woman Elizabeth Chambersaccording to TMZ.

A lawyer for Hammer and representatives for American Express did not respond to PEOPLE’s requests for comment.

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News of the reported lawsuit comes three months after Hammer’s attorney, Andrew Brettler, confirmed Variety that a flier doing the rounds on social media depicting Hammer as a the concierge at Morritt’s Resort in Grand Cayman is a fake.

A week later, a source told PEOPLE that the Social network The actor was selling timeshares in the Cayman Islands “because he needs the money”.

“His father no longer wants to help him and he has been cut off, so he got to workthe insider added. (Hammer is the son of businessman Michael Armand Hammer and the great-grandson of oil tycoon Armand Hammer.)

Brettler told PEOPLE at the time that he “knows nothing about” if Hammer sells timeshares but noted that if that’s true, “I think it’s s—-y that the media seems to shame him into having a ‘normal job.'”

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Rooms, 40, filed for divorce de Hammer in July 2020, citing irreconcilable differences. Months later, the actor was embroiled in controversy after posts allegedly from the actor detailing violent sexual fantasies were leaked online. It was later accused of rapewhich he denied.

Brettler previously said in a statement to vanity lounge“All interactions between Mr. Hammer and his former partners were consensual. They were fully discussed, agreed in advance with its partners and mutually participatory.”

“The stories being perpetuated on social media were designed to be salacious in an effort to harm Mr. Hammer, but that doesn’t make them true,” Brettler added.

Recently released docuseries hammer house follows rape allegations against Hammer, as well as ‘years of deception by his great-grandfather’, according to a discovery + synopsis of the series.

“The accusations of rape and abuse brought against Armie Hammer over the past few years are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the Hammer family,” Jason Sarlanis, president of Discovery + Crime and Investigative Content, said in a statement about the series. “With hammer housewe are witnessing truly disturbing details and dark secrets that money and power could not hide forever.”