Actor Corey Feldman has sensationally claimed that his Lost Boys co-star Corey Haim was the victim of a paedophile who was also a Hollywood mogul.
The 40-year-old former child star said that paedophiles were ‘like vultures’ in the entertainment industry and alleged that the ‘casting couch’ even applies to children.
The pair were two the Eighties biggest child stars, alongside River Phoenix, and in addition to The Lost Boys, Feldman starred in iconic eighties movies The Goonies, Stand By Me and The ‘Burbs.
He told Nightline: ‘The number one problem in Hollywood was, is and always will be paedophilia,” he said.
‘It’s all done under the radar… But it’s the big secret.’
‘There was a circle of older men that surrounded themselves around this group of kids. And they they had power or connections to great power in the industry.