Antonio Banderas is feeling much better!
The 56 year old actor has given an update on his health condition after suffering
a heart attack in January of this year.
Banderas appeared at a film festival in his hometown in Malaga, Spain, where he
revealed to Spanish reporters that he is feeling better after having to be
hospitalized in England, after experiencing some chest pains while exercising.
“I suffered a heart attack on Jan. 26, but it wasn’t serious and hasn’t caused
any damage,” the Mask of Zorro actor told according to Associated Press.
Apparently the 56 year old actor had to go under a procedure to introduce three
stents in his arteries. However, he added that it hasn’t been “as dramatic as
some have written”.
At the film festival in Malaga, Antonio Banderas was given the lifetime
achievement award for everything he has given and achieved as an outstanding
According to people close to the actor, he was apparently admitted to St. Peter’s
Hospital in Surrey, outside of London, on January 26. Luckily he did not have
something very bad so the doctors released him in the same day after giving
him a checkup.
Four days after, on January 30, he posted the picture below on Instagram,
captioning it in Spanish, which translated to “Enjoying nature after a startle”.