Thesp Belmondo falls ill in Corsica

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Vet thesp Jean Paul Belmondo was hospitalized in Corsica on Wednesday following a suspected stroke.

The French actor, 68, was vacationing on the Mediterranean island when he fell ill. He was transported by helicopter to hospital in the capital Bastia.

The star of “Breathless” and dozens of other French movies recently shot the TV miniseries “Ferchaux,” based on a Georges Simenon novel, which will air on the TF1 web.

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