However, he has now admitted that the remark was blown out of proportion. "It came out that I described myself as a sex addict. That's not true. I can go through long droughts," the Daily Express quoted him as saying in a new Hustler interview.
However, Harrelson has also confessed that he has wasted a lot of time chasing women. "I do sometimes think I probably could have become a scholar in multiple languages and learned various martial arts and acupuncture. I could have written books, given all the time I spent (chasing women)," he said.