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Stacy Keach has a mild stroke; speech and mobility intact

March 18, 2009 |  4:18 pm

Stacy_keach_as_richard_nixonActor Stacy Keach suffered a "very mild stroke" that resulted in "no impairment whatsoever" to his speech or ability to move, according to a statement from his media representatives. He remains hospitalized for a second day "for observation and routine precautionary procedures" at an undisclosed Los Angeles hospital, the announcement says.

Keach, 67, is starring as Richard Nixon in the touring production of "Frost/Nixon." The show's producers said they "look forward to his speedy recovery and to his return to the show as soon as he is able."

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