Michael Douglas attends son's court case

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Actor Michael Douglas and his former wife Diandra Luker leave a New York court after their son, Cameron Douglas, was sentenced to five years for drugs charges. (Getty Images)
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Douglas’ son, aged 31, was sent to prison for possessing heroin and dealing large amounts of methamphetamine, also known as crystal meth, and cocaine. (Getty Images)
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Cameron asked the judge for mercy as his famous father and mother listened to proceedings in the courtroom. (Getty Images)
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Hollywood star Douglas wrote a letter to the judge asking for leniency for his son, who has battled with drugs since just 13 years-old. (Getty Images)
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Douglas has starred in 35 films and has won an Oscar for his role in the 1987 movie ‘Wall Street’. (Getty Images)
Thu 22 Apr 2010 08:58 AM GST