Sophia Loren is in the hospital! Legendary Actor Injured by Falling at Home
Sophia Loren, one of Hollywood's biggest stars, was hospitalized after an accident at her home in Switzerland. It was stated that the 89-year-old player had fractures in his femur and hip.
Sophia Loren, considered one of the most beautiful women in the history of cinema, was injured by falling in the bathroom of her home. According to NTV, the actor, who celebrated his birthday on September 20, suffered a serious fracture in his femur that required surgery.
According to information received from the actor's close circle, Loren's surgery was performed successfully and his health condition is improving. The actor's treatment continues in the hospital and zamIt was learned that he could be discharged immediately.
Who is Sophia Loren?
Sophia Loren was born in Rome in 1934. The actor, who did not marry his mother because his father was married, grew up in poverty. Loren, who was discovered in a beauty contest she participated in at the age of 14, started her film career with small roles.
Transferring to Hollywood in the 1950s, Loren starred in films such as The Pride and the Passion (1957), Houseboat (1958), and El Cid (1961). In 1960, she became the first actress to star in a foreign language film to win an Oscar for her performance in Two Women (1960), directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Loren also appeared in successful films in international cinema in the 1960s and 1970s. He acted in films such as Arabesque (1966), Man of La Mancha (1972), The Cassandra Crossing (1976). Loren, who was awarded the Oscar Honor Award in 1991, last appeared in the movie The Life Ahead (2020), directed by his son Edoardo Ponti.
Loren had two sons with producer Carlo Ponti, whom she married in 1957. Loren, who was married until Ponti's death in 2007, lives in Switzerland.