French film star Deneuve hospitalized after a stroke: Report

Actress Catherine Deneuve poses for photographers upon arrival at the opening gala of the Venice Film Festival in August. (File photo: AP)

French actress Catherine Deneuve, 76, was admitted to a hospital in Paris after suffering a stroke, French news agency AFP reported on its Twitter feed.

“Catherine Deneuve has suffered a very limited and therefore reversible ischemic stroke. Happily, her motor control has not been affected, she will need a few days’ rest,” AFP celebrity reporter Jean-François Guyot reported on his Twitter feed, quoting from a Deneuve family statement sent to AFP by her agent.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:53 - GMT 06:53