At first glance, it may have appeared easy to judge Jonathan Rhys Meyers as he staggered drunk around an airport.
It may also seem simple to dismiss him with an irritated tut and shrug, ‘just another well-paid actor overdoing it’. Onlookers snapped photos, sent them to the media and reportedly described him as “disheveled” and “intoxicated” just after 10am.
Look again. Look harder. Think again.
Beyond those shaky footsteps being escorted by police officers is a heartbroken man.
He and wife Mara Lane welcomed their first child, a son named Wolf, last December.