Minnelli Hospitalized; Hutton Injured in Crash

Oscar-winning actress, singer and dancer Liza Minnelli was rushed back to a Fort Lauderdale, Fla., hospital Thursday for encephalitis, a potentially deadly disease of the brain, the New York Post reports. According to the tab, the performer’s bodyguard and chauffeur first found the 54-year-old Minnelli suffering from what looked to be a stroke in her Fort Lauderdale residence on Oct. 8 and was allegedly released from the hospital on Oct. 16, only to be reportedly re-admitted to the hospital three days later.

LAUREN HUTTON INJURED: Model-actress Lauren Hutton was in serious condition Sunday after being hospitalized for injuries from a motorcycle crash, Reuters reports.

The 55-year-old Hutton suffered multiple leg fractures, cuts and bruises and remained in the trauma unit for treatment.

The accident occurred Saturday when Hutton‘s motorcycle ran off the road and crashed near Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Nevada. She was cruising in a group ride with stars including Dennis Hopper and Jeremy Irons.