tori spell She’s sharing details about why her eldest son, Liam, underwent foot surgery earlier this week.
“To everyone asking…Liam fell down the stairs at home and has been in pain and unable to move for 6+ weeks. It was necessary to remove Liam’s scaphoid bone in his right foot and then reattach the tendon to his main bone using a metal hook rod,” Spelling wrote. (50 years old) via Instagram Stories on Thursday, December 14.
Spelling shared that the 16-year-old fell down the stairs six weeks ago and hasn’t experienced any recovery on his own, so they had to get professional help before thanking her followers for their well wishes.
She noted that Liam did great in surgery and thanked Dr. Gifford, a foot and ankle surgeon, and her team at Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital. Liam also got a visit from the family’s longtime pediatrician, Dr. Saul, who Spelling said is part of “our family” on her Instagram Story. “The healing process begins,” she added. “It will be a long journey but we are taking it day by day.”
the Beverly Hills, 90210 The actress first shared her love for Liam on Wednesday, December 13, as he headed into surgery.
The actress wrote on Instagram: “My first child is waiting for foot surgery… I’m not sure who is more nervous, mommy or me.” Despite her nerves, Spelling praised Liam’s strength, saying: “Proud of your bravery @liamcdermott and things can only get better from here.”
Liam is the eldest of the five children Spelling shares with an estranged husband Dean McDermott. The couple also share two daughters, Stella, 15, and Hattie, 12, and sons, Finn, 11, and Beau, 6. McDermott has another son, Jack, 24, with his ex-wife, Mary Jo Eustace.
Things have been tough for Spelling and McDermott, 57, the past few months. In June, McDermott announced via Instagram that he and Spelling were getting a divorce. (He later deleted the post.)
In an interview on November 15, McDermott told… daily Mail He completed 40 days in rehab over the summer and now lives in a sober house with eight other men. He also revealed that he hasn’t seen Spelling or his children since he posted the news of his marriage on Instagram and shared that he tried to end his life that night.
“After I sent the mail, I took more pills, took six or seven Ambien pills hoping I wouldn’t wake up. Thank God I did it. He said in the interview: “Because I would have destroyed the lives of many people if I had died.”
Since his split from Spelling, McDermott has been spotted with Lily Callow several times including driving her to Los Angeles International Airport, where the pair shared a kiss. Meanwhile, Spell was spotted with CEO Ryan Kramer.
Spelling and McDermott met in 2005 while filming a TV movie while they were married to other people. They married in May 2006.