Barrowman injured in panto horse fall

Published Friday, 04 January 2013
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Actor John Barrowman is recovering after falling from a pantomime horse during a show in Glasgow, Scotland.

Barrowman injured in panto horse fall

The Doctor Who and Torchwood star, who is currently playing the villain in US TV hit Arrow, was taken to hospital on Friday as a precaution after the accident at the SECC Clyde Auditorium. His understudy completed the matinee performance of Jack & The Beanstalk.

Sources claim Barrowman is shaken up but his injuries were not serious and he is expected to be back onstage on Saturday.

A spokesperson for the theatre says: "John is completely fine. He is just a little bit bruised."

Ironically, the actor's co-star, comedienne Janette Tough, aka Jimmy Krankie, suffered a fractured skull after falling from a mechanical beanstalk in the same panto in the same city in 2004.

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lunarjim in belfast wrote (570 days ago):
oh no he wasn't!
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