In addition to all of her other substance abuse issues, this foreign born alliterate A- list mostly television actress is also now addicted to pain killers and opiates her doctor prescribed to deal with pain.
Ruby Rose Opened Up About Her “Terrifying” Neck Surgery For An Injury That Almost Paralyzed Her
Ruby Rose said Monday that she decided to publicly discuss her recent neck surgery to combat the entertainment industry’s expectations of actors.
Rose, 33, was injured performing stunts while filming Batwoman, which premieres Sunday on the CW.
“I wanted to talk about it because Hollywood — and the world at large, I guess — we always try to make out like everything is effortless and everything is about kind of being perfect and being a certain way,” the actor told BuzzFeed News during an appearance on AM to DM. “I think in Hollywood it’s sort of like you’re meant to be young and beautiful and strong and good at all these different things. And it’s kind of like, we’re also human beings. And I wanted to embrace the fact that, yeah, no, I have a Pez dispenser scar.”
Rose shared the news that she’d undergone an emergency surgery on Instagram on Friday.
“A couple of months ago, I was told I needed an emergency surgery or I was risking becoming paralyzed,” she said. “I had herniated two discs doing stunts, and they were close to severing my spinal [cord].”
Leading up to the surgery, Rose said, she was in chronic pain and couldn’t feel her arms.
Rose told BuzzFeed News that the procedure was “terrifying” because there was a chance that it might leave her paralyzed if something went wrong — but there was also “a really high chance” that she would be paralyzed without the surgery. – Source