Sophia Loren after the fall and femur surgery: “I thank everyone for their love”

I’m better, I thank everyone for the closeness and affection they are showing me”. With a message entrusted to the news agency Adnkronos Sophia Loren89 years old, has reassured people all over the world who have been following with apprehension the evolution of her health conditions, compromised by the recent fall in her home in Geneva which caused several hip fractures. After a sudden surgery successful, the actress can now enjoy a peaceful convalescence. “I just need to do rehab and take some time off.”


“The operation went very well,” explained the manager Carlo Giusti. “The surgery was perfect. Now Sophia has already started doing rehabilitation, she will take some rest but luckily she is doing all right”. Previously, also the granddaughter Alessandra Mussolini he had reassured everyone of his aunt’s physical and mental strength: “She’s a rock.” After attending the 100th anniversary of the Verona Arena last June, when she received an emotional standing ovation, and attending Giorgio Armani’s One Night Only fashion show in Venice as guest of honor in early September, Loren has now had to cancel all scheduled engagements due to the injury. On 26 September in Bari the actress was supposed to inaugurate the fourth restaurant in Italy dedicated to her and, at the same time, receive honorary citizenship of the Apulian capital.