One year after he was first diagnosed with aphasia and stepped away from the public eye, Bruce Willis‘ family announced he’s been diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia.
The news comes via a joint statement from his wife, Emma Heming Willis, and their two daughters, Maybel Ray, and Evelyn Penn, as well as his ex-wife Demi Moore and their three daughters, Rumer, Scout, and Tallulah. The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration shared the statement, which Moore linked to on her Instagram, and you can read it below:
“As a family, we wanted to take this opportunity to thank you all for the outpouring of love and compassion for Bruce over the past ten months. Your generosity of spirit has been overwhelming, and we are tremendously grateful for it. For your kindness, and because we know you love Bruce as much as we do, we wanted to give you an update.
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