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Isaiah Washington -- Accused of Bleeding Bank Dry

7/29/2010 8:30 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Former "Grey's Anatomy" doc Isaiah Washington is facing another round of accusations -- this time from a bank that claims he stiffed it on a six-figure loan.

The actor and his wife are being sued by City National Bank for allegedly not paying back a $100,030 loan they took out back in 2008.

According to the court docs, filed in L.A. County Superior Court -- the Washingtons got one hell of a deal ... with a 1.5% interest rate and not having to put down any collateral.

The bank is looking to collect their cash -- plus interest and penalties. Attempts to contact the Washingtons were unsuccessful.


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OOPS -- someone at City National made a big mistake. An unsecured loan at 1.5% interest?? Where do I sign up? Oh, never mind -- I'm not a big "Celebrity."

1516 days ago

Anony Moose    

Are you sure that's not Samwell?

1516 days ago


Say WhaaaaT? They want their money back? Talk to OJ...

1516 days ago


1.5% and no collateral? wow...

ok$ana is going to have to share howard bragman. isaiah is one of his clients too.

1516 days ago


I can see taking out a $100,000 loan, but why a $100,030 loan? What was the $30 for?

1516 days ago


Chuck and Life is a Drag--your comments would bother me if you could spell and used proper English. lol

1516 days ago


'Cmon 'bro. Pay the banker back. You can't stiff them like that man, you'll give all us black folk a bad rep, ya' dig?

1516 days ago

Throwback kid    

Does anyone know if Patrick Dempsey owns the bank? I still think he has it out for him

1516 days ago


Isaiah who? Just another ungrateful leech in Hollywood. Could have been something, but he got too "high" on his celeb horse. Speaking of high...look at those eyes. High as a kite. Maybe the $30 was for 2 grams of weed. Loser.

1516 days ago

Christtina G.    

He and his family were also evicted from their home. He can't find work at the rate he was making before, and that's why he's broke. Don't kick a dog when he's down. We've all been there (or will be someday).

1516 days ago

South Beach    

I love that this ass is down and out because he got where he was as a part of a team on a #1 rated show, talked all kinds of crap, and got fired. so much for not beign able to make it without you. Show hasn't missed a beat.
Have fun in court, loser.

1516 days ago


All he had to do was "show up" for work on time! He couldn't even do that.

1516 days ago


If it wasn't for Washinton's family, Patrick Dempsy would be laughing all the way to the bank.

1516 days ago


All he had to do was "show up" for work on TIME! but, he couldn't even do that. Now, look at the perdicament he has his family in, its not the banks fault!

1516 days ago


Well shame on the bank for not requiring the loan to be secured. I recently took out a scrawny $3,500 loan--the first bank said I had to have a co-signer and collateral and practically had me jumping through burning hoops. I ended up getting a better deal at another but still had to have the loan secured.

1516 days ago
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