If anyone asks an old-timer who they considered an action star in their time, the most probable name that they might hear will be no one but Clint Eastwood. Ever since his debut in the industry with Revenge of the Creature, to many numerous films in his career to date, the star has kept his bada*s streak going even with his advancing age.
But as they say, time embraces everyone in its decaying grasp, and this holds true for the star, who has given almost half of his life to the art of cinema, and still continued to do so till the recent past. But with his absence from the public eye and doctors’ concerns about his health, fans fear that the star might slip into adverse health conditions.
Is Clint Eastwood Unwell?
What made Hollywood such a cultural phenomenon was the influence of the wild west over the storytelling narrative that caught the eye of the rest of the world. And at the forefront of this endeavor was Clint Eastwood, who had starred in many of this genre of film from the early 70s to the late 80s. Thus, there is no wonder in the fact that he is considered a bonafide Hollywood legend in every sense of the word. But even a legend is not invincible to the effects of advancing age.
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With his last sighting during the release of his latest film Cry Macho, it has been more than 400 days and the public has received no report or sighting of the Dirty Harry star. Thus, fans have started fearing that with his advancing age, the star may be having health disorders, the most notorious speculation of them being Osteoporosis, which causes bones to become brittle. When Radar Online asked a trained doctor about what could be the case, he said:
“It looks like he has weak bones or significant osteoporosis because of the deep curve in his upper back. But everyone loses bone with aging,”
Along with advancing age and the possibility of the aforementioned medical condition, there are a lot of reasons why his fans fear for his well-being.
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Clint Eastwood’s Successful Career In Hindsight
With almost 57 years of his life dedicated to bringing the absolute best of cinema with a fiery persona to the screen, Clint Eastwood made himself a movie star like no one else could. Even inspiring many young talents in the industry that came after him, the star’s legacy is one that can’t be put into words, it can only be experienced by people through his films and TV shows and attention-grabbing character.
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Source: Radar Online