Doctors have informed Tom Sizemore’s family that there is no hope for his recovery. They recommended a decision to end the life of the 61-year-old, the manager of the American actor and producer said on Monday. Tom Sizemore has been in critical condition for 10 days after a brain aneurysm ruptured.
Tom Sizemore, 61, collapsed at his home in Los Angeles on February 18. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition where it was found that he had suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm. Since then, the actor has been in a coma in the intensive care unit.
On Monday, new information about Tom Sizemore’s health was released by the actor’s manager Charles Lago. “Today, doctors informed his family that there was no hope and recommended decisions to end his life. The family is now deciding on matters related to the end of life,” he said in a statement to the media. “Please respect the privacy of his family during this difficult time,” he added, noting that the actor’s relatives “want to thank everyone for the hundreds of messages of support and prayers. It was a difficult time for them.” Charles Lago announced another statement on Wednesday.
Tom Sizemore – who is it?
Tom Sizemore made his debut in the 80s. He gained fame in the following decade thanks to roles in films such as “Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man”, “Passenger 57”, “Natural Killers” and “Heart and Souls”. He gained the greatest publicity in 1998 for his role in Steven Spielberg’s “Saving Private Ryan”, in which he played Sergeant Mike Horvath.
In 2000, he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy for his role in Protected. Throughout his career, Sizemore has collaborated with directors such as Michael Mann, Martin Scorsese, Peter Hyams, Carl Franklin, Oliver Stone, Ridley Scott and Michael Bay.
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