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What Happened to Richard Gere? ‘Pretty Woman’ Actor Hospitalized in Mexico

Richard Gere is recovering in Mexico right now! The Pretty Woman star has been taken to hospital while on vacation in Mexico. The reason behind the hospitalization of the actor is pneumonia.

A close source has told media outlet TMZ that the Hollywood actor is going to be fit as a fiddle in no time. Continue reading further to learn how is Richard Gere feeling at the moment.

Richard Gere hospitalized with pneumonia while on vacation in Mexico

It has been reported by the media outlet TMZ, that this weekend, Richard was rushed to a hospital in Mexico after he caught a case of pneumonia. Sources close to the movie star have stated that he is going to be alright soon.

The Hachi: A Dog’s Tale actor was on a vacation in Mexico with his family when the illness hit. Richard and his wife Alejandra Silva and the pair’s kids took a trip to Mexico to celebrate the 40th birthday of his wife, Silva.

Before the trip, Gere had a bad cough and in the time leading up to the travels, it progressed badly enough that the Runaway Bride star had to be taken to a hospital in Mexico. He was given antibiotics to keep his illness at bay.

The publication has revealed that Richard was diagnosed with pneumonia and treated during an overnight stay. The very next day, he was out and about again. It seems like he is okay now.

Alejandra Silva shared pictures from their vacation on Instagram

On Thursday, Alejandra even shared a beautiful snap of herself and her two kids on the social media platform Instagram. In the snap posted, Silva and her children can be seen making their way towards the beach.

“Thank you all for the birthday wishes.. after almost 3 weeks of everyone being sick in our family today finally I feel much better! Thank you for all the love ❤️ I give it all back to you! 💫 #happybirthday #happy40” she wrote in the caption of the Instagram post.

The fans sent good wishes to Richard Gere

As soon as the fans of the Hollywood actor got to know that he has been hospitalized in Mexico, they stopped by the latest Instagram post of his wife Alejandra Silva to send their best wishes to the star.

One social media user wrote, “Get well soon Richard Gere, sending you blessings and good energy, may God give you strength to carry on.” Another user chimed in, “Hope Richard’s doing ok. Let us know if you need anything. The jet is fuelled up and ready.”

Followed by a user who penned, “stopping by to say I hope Richard has a full recovery and wishing you and your family well.” Another user went on drop a sweet birthday wish for her in the comments that read, “Happy Birthday beautiful lady! Lots of love , health and happiness!!!”

We wish Richard Gere a speedy recovery. Sending lots of good vibes and strength to the Hollywood actor. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.

Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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