LOS ANGELES, CA. (THECOUNT) — Bruce Willis is “stepping away” from performing after being recognized with aphasia, the lack of capacity to grasp or categorical speech attributable to mind harm.
The 67-year-old actor’s household shared the information on Instagram Wednesday, writing alongside a photograph of Bruce on Instagram, “To Bruce’s superb supporters, as a household we needed to share that our beloved Bruce has been experiencing some well being points and has just lately been recognized with aphasia, which is impacting his cognitive skills,” stories Folks.
“Because of this and with a lot consideration Bruce is stepping away from the profession that has meant a lot to him,” the caption added.
The household went on to say that it “is a extremely difficult time for our household and we’re so appreciative of your continued love, compassion and assist.”
“We’re shifting by way of this as a robust household unit, and needed to convey his followers in as a result of we all know how a lot he means to you, as you do to him. As Bruce at all times says, ‘Dwell it up’ and collectively we plan to just do that,” they concluded, signing the be aware from the actor’s daughters Rumer Willis, Scout Willis, Tallulah Willis, Mabel Willis and Evelyn Willis, plus Bruce’s spouse Emma Heming Willis and his ex-wife Demi Moore.