TMZ reported first on Thursday that paramedics responded to Perry’s residence in Sherman Oaks at round 9.40 a.m. and that he was delivered to a hospital. Individuals additionally reported that Perry suffered a stroke.
A consultant for Perry informed INSIDER that “Mr. Perry is at the moment underneath statement on the hospital.”
Perry performs Fred Andrews, father of Archie Andrews, on The CW’s “Riverdale,” and he first discovered fame as Dylan McKay on “Beverly Hills 90210.”
Fox introduced on Wednesday that it was rebooting “Beverly Hills 90210” with the unique solid, however Perry had not signed on, based on TMZ.
Perry additionally appeared in “The Fifth Component,” and his different TV roles embody “Oz,” “Jeremiah,” and “Physique of Proof.”
In 2017, Perry spoke to TV Insider about his love of appearing: “I really feel lucky that I nonetheless get to do that. I actually take pleasure in my job.”
He mentioned he wasn’t all for “enjoying the dad on a TV present” at first, however the involvement of Archie Comics Chief Inventive Officer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa satisfied him to work on the present, based mostly on the well-known “Archie” comics. He additionally mentioned that he ended up connecting to the character, who runs a building firm.
“I come from a city like Riverdale,” he mentioned. “My father was a building employee, so I completely get this man and I perceive the place his coronary heart is.”