PARIS: Legendary French actor Alain Delon, 83, suffered a stroke a few weeks ago and is currently “resting” in Switzerland, his eldest son Anthony Delon told Agence France-Presse. In a text, his son said the actor’s vital functions were “perfect and his condition stabilized, according to doctors”. The actor known for his roles in films such as “The Swimming Pool” and “Purple Noon,” received an honorary Palme d’Or award at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival in May.
His son said Delon was operated on at a hospital in Paris, where he stayed three weeks in intensive care. “The ... more