Antonio Banderas recovering after heart scare

The Hollywood actor was rushed to hospital last week experiencing severe chest pains

Antonio Banderas recovering after heart scare

File photo, Antonio Banderas, 23-Feb-2015. Image: Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas is recovering at home after reportedly being rushed to hospital with a heart scare.

According to reports, the 56-year-old actor - who has been living in surrey in England - was exercising when he began experiencing agonizing pains in his chest last Thursday.

Following a 999 call. he was taken by ambulance to hospital where doctors kept him in for observation.

He has since being given the all clear to go home and this afternoon he tweeted that he is “enjoying nature after a little scare.” 

Speaking to the Sun in Britain, Banderas praised the medics who helped him and confirmed he’d had an “episode.”