Australian TV Icon Bert Newton Hospitalised
It has been revealed that Australian TV icon Bert Newton has been hospitalised.
The 78-year-old was in the hospital last week and was seriously ill with pneumonia.
He has since been released but will now need ongoing treatment.
Exclusive. Serious health crisis for Bert Newton.— Peter Ford (@mrpford) March 19, 2017
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The four-time Gold Logie winner has previously been hospitalised for a chest infection in 2011.
He reportedly contracted it from his infant granddaughter and had to pull out of the Perth leg of Wicked the musical.