Dennis Hopper hospitalized

dennishopper_290.jpgOscar-nominated actor Dennis Hopper has been rushed to the hospital for a stomach ailment, canceling a number of interviews and television appearances.

Hopper, 73, had developed flu-like symptoms and was transported to an unidentified Manhattan hospital Wednesday afternoon, reports the AP.

The actor, star of films such as "Easy Rider" and "Apocalypse Now," was in New York to promote his STARZ television series "Crash."

"Entertainment Tonight" reports that when he was admitted to the hospital, he had an oxygen mask on.

Among Hopper's canceled interviews was an appreance on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon."

Hopper isn't the only celebrity to be hit with stomach problems. Tori Spelling has been having intense pains that have sent her to the hospital twice.

Follow Zap2it on Twitter for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news.

Related:

Tori Spelling hospitalized twice for stomach pains
SHARE IT ON: