Andrew Lloyd Webber re-admitted to hospital

Wednesday November 18, 2009

British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber was sent back to hospital following the development of a infection from the operation he had three weeks ago to remove his prostate.

The 61-year-old music mogul has been battling prostate cancer for about a month.

A statement on his website read: "He has been advised that while the operation was entirely successful, he has developed a post-operative 'chronic infection' which needs immediate treatment."

This setback will leave him confined to his hospital room for three to four days.

Lord Lloyd-Webber has vowed to beat the disease. He hopes to return to work as soon as January to begin rehearsals for his newest show, Love Never Dies, a sequel to his world famous production, Phantom of the Opera.

Photo: ę Getty Images

  • <
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber re-admitted to hospital

  • >
  • 8 of 13

´╗┐
´╗┐

Most Read Stories

Follow us on

´╗┐

Featured content

Red Carpet

All the latest news and pictures from the red carpet

Jennifer Lawrence

The latest news and pictures of the hot young Hollywood actress and star of Silver Linings Playbook

´╗┐
´╗┐

Suggestions