Richard Gere, 73, is recovering after being hospitalized with pneumonia while his family traveled to Mexico to celebrate his wife’s 40th birthday.
- Guia was said to have already had a bad cough when he arrived in Mexico.
- He is said to have spent the night in the hospital
- Sources say he has been discharged from the hospital and his condition is improving.
TMZ The actor reports being diagnosed with a lung infection after checking into a hospital near his villa in Nuevo Vallarta.
Gere was said to have suffered from a cough before the trip and felt that his health had deteriorated so badly that he needed to see a doctor.
The Officer and Gentleman star is said to have spent the night in a hospital being treated for an illness.
Gere has since been discharged from the facility and his health is improving, according to outlet sources.
Side by side: Richard Gere, 73, was reportedly hospitalized with pneumonia this week during a family trip to Mexico to celebrate his wife Alejandra Silva’s 40th birthday
Recuperating: Gere, pictured at the Magna Graecia Film Festival in Catanzaro, Italy last August, is said to have been discharged from the hospital.
While recovering from an infection outside the hospital, he is said to have been given antibiotics to continue treatment.
Silva, a Spanish publicist and longtime family friend of Gere, married him in 2018 at his large ranch in upstate New York.
The pair have since welcomed two sons together – Alexander, 4, and a 2-year-old son whose name has not been released.
Both children accompanied the couple on their recent trip to Mexico, during which Silva revealed that all four had recently fallen ill.
She wrote on Instagram on Thursday: thank you so much for your love [heart] I will give it all back to you!
Before his relationship with Silva, Gere was married to 1990s supermodel Cindy Crawford and Bond girl Carey Lowell.
Gere and Lowell were married from 2002 to 2016 and share a son called Homer, 23, named after the Pretty Woman star’s father.
Both Gere and Silva were in the process of divorcing their former spouses when they struck up their romance in 2015.
‘I feel so much better!’: Silva accompanied the couple on their recent trip to Mexico, where they revealed that all four had fallen ill.
Bringing out the suspension: Silva posted on her Insta Story from the trip, revealing the festive birthday decorations she was treated to to mark the occasion.
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