Celebs Who  Suffered From Facial Paralysis

By XploringIndia: 13/06/2022

Justin Bieber left fans appalled after revealing his battle with the rare condition, known as, Ramsay Hunt Syndrome that has left one side of his face completely paralysed.

Justin Bieber

Veteran actor, Anupam Kher also fell victim to facial paralysis during the shoot of “Hum Aapke Hai Koun” in 1994. Though advised to take rest, Kher persevered to play the role of Siddharth Choudhury in the film.

Anupam Kher

Hollywood superstar Angelina Jolie revealed to have suffered from Bell’s Palsy during her interview with Vanity Fair. She made a full recovery with Acupuncture.

Angelina Jolie

George Clooney also battled with Bell’s Palsy in his teenage years as he recollects the traumatic experience of going to school with half his face paralysed. He recovered from the disease within 9 months.

George Clooney

Former “James Bond” actor, Pierce Brosnan also struggled with Bell’s palsy in the 1980s. The disease which resulted in the right side of his face getting paralysed was cured after several weeks of treatment.

Pierce Brosnan

‘Rambo’ legend, Sylvester Stallone was purportedly born with facial paralysis. His crooked smile and slurred speech seem to be the precipitators of bell’s palsy.

Sylvester Stallone

Actress Katie Homes also fought with facial paralysis. In fact, Dawson’s Creek star’s classic smirk is the remanent of her encounter with Bell’s palsy.

Katie Holmes

National award-winning filmmaker, Apurva Asrani battled with bilateral facial paralysis following a stressful rumble with a leading actress. He opened up about the incident in 2020 via social media.

Apurva Asrani

Def Leppard rocker, Rick Savage suffered from Bell’s palsy which severely weakened his facial muscles. The after-effects of the condition were evident for several years.

Rick Savage

Music composer, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, renowned for his work on ‘Cats’ and ‘Phantom of the Opera’ also battled with Bell’s Palsy in 2002.

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber