Nineties film and TV star Luke Perry suffered a stroke Wednesday and is hospitalized near his home in Sherman Oaks, California.
From Daily Caller:
The “Riverdale” and “Beverly Hills, 90210” star was rushed to the hospital around 9:40 a.m. PST, according to TMZ. Around 8:30 a.m., a representative of Perry told TMZ the star was being held under observation at the hospital.
Perry has been filming episodes for season four of the CW hit series “Riverdale,” in which he stars as Archie Andrews’ dad, Fred Andrews.
Perry’s stroke occurred on the same day that FOX announced they are picking up the “Beverly Hills, 90210” reboot, although Perry was not set to be cast in the remake according to TMZ. Co-star Tori Spelling told Entertainment Tonight Perry may appear in a few episodes.