Supernatural actor Mark Sheppard not too long ago posted a harrowing story a few well being situation on Instagram (through Deadline), saying he simply survived six coronary heart assaults and that he died “4 occasions.” In the publish, which contains a picture of himself in a hospital mattress hooked as much as some screens, Sheppard says he collapsed in his kitchen and had “six huge coronary heart assaults,” with medical doctors later saying he had a 100% blockage in his left anterior descending artery—a situation he known as “The Widowmaker.” He says his probabilities of survival have been “just about nil,” however added that he now feels “nice” and will probably be going house tomorrow.
Sheppard performed fan-favorite demon Crowley for an excellent chunk of Supernatural’s run on The CW, and quite a few buddies he met on that present and elsewhere have left supportive feedback on his Instagram publish. One of these got here from Misha Collins, the actor behind the angel Castiel on Supernatural, who joked to Sheppard that he doesn’t “have to do probably the most and largest each time” and that “two or three” coronary heart assaults “would have been spectacular sufficient.” Collins then advised his pal to “cease with this” and to “heal up.”
Felicia Day, John Barrowman, Devon Sawa, Rachel Miner, Matt Bomer, Jewel Staite, Michelle Gomez, and (considerably oddly) the Los Angeles Fire Department all left good feedback on Sheppard’s Instagram. (He had thanked the Los Angeles Fire Department for its assist in his preliminary publish, however you don’t actually count on a fireplace division to reply).
In addition to his memorable function on Supernatural, Sheppard can also be recognized for popping up on Doom Patrol, Doctor Who, Firefly, Battlestar Galactica, and (most not too long ago) Walker: Independence—a spin-off of the present that Jared Padalecki went to star in after his time on Supernatural ended.