Ed Asner Health Update

March 14, 2013

A rep for Ed Asner says the 83-year-old actor is being released from the hospital today after being treated for exhaustion.

Asner was hospitalized in Chicago after becoming ill during a performance of his one-man show in Gary, IN on Tuesday night. The star's rep told ET he spoke with Asner last night and that he "sounded very good."

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During his performance in the one-man show FDR -- in which he portrays Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Asner became visibly confused and left the stage after only 15 minutes, members of the sold-out crowd told the Chicago Sun-Times.

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