While in Uzbekistan, Kevin Spacey experienced severe numbness in his left hand. The actor was quickly taken to hospital for tests. – It made me really take a moment to think about how fragile life is. For all of us, Spacey emphasized when informing about the incident.
According to the New York Post, the incident occurred during Spacey’s visit to a museum in Samarkand on Monday. An actor who stayed in Uzbekistan at the invitation of the organizers of the International Film Festival “Pearl of the Silk Road”, at one point he felt severe numbness in his left hand. He was taken to a local hospital for tests.
– I spent the afternoon there doing various tests. The staff took care of me and even subjected me to an MRI, the actor reported. – Everything turned out perfectly fine. I’m glad it’s nothing serious.
Kevin Spacey on his hospital stay
The 64-year-old talked about the disturbing situation two days later, on October 4, during the final gala of the festival. – When I looked at the unique decorations of the Gur-i Mir mausoleum, my left hand failed. I was taken to a modern medical facility in this historic city. There I was quickly examined and fortunately nothing serious happened. – said the actor. – It made me really take a moment to think about how fragile life is. For all of us, Spacey emphasized in his speech.
The actor did not reveal what doctors believed was the cause of the sudden numbness in his left hand. Numbness in the left arm may be one of the symptoms of a heart attack.
Kevin Spacey acquitted
In recent months, Spacey has been in the news primarily in the context of his trial. At the end of July the American actor was found innocent by a court in London committing sexual crimes. Spacey, 64, was accused of 12 sexual crimes against four men.
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