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Held Against Their Will: Amanda Bynes and More 5150’d Stars (PHOTOS)

After reportedly setting fire in a stranger's driveway on July 22, Amanda Bynes was hospitalized under California's 5150 code.

Part of the state's Welfare and Institutions law, the code maintains that a person can be involuntarily committed for a 72-hour mental evaluation if they're deemed a danger to themselves or others.

Last night's incident follows months of bizarre behavior and alleged crimes by the troubled star. We sincerely hope she gets the help she needs.

But Amanda's not the only famous name to be held under a 5150. Who else has found themselves in a similarly scary situation? Click through our gallery to find out!

07.23.2013 / 12:00 AM EDT by Beth Sobol
Related: News, Amanda Bynes, TV Stars

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