10 Things I Hate About You actor Larry Miller is expected to make a full recovery after suffering a near-fatal brain injury last spring.
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The actor, who has also appeared on Curb Your Enthusiasm, Seinfeld
, Mad About You
and Boston Legal
, slipped and hit his head on the sidewalk after recording a podcast with Adam Corolla
in April. A spokesman for Miller told People
that after the accident, the actor slipped into a coma and had to be placed on life support for one month.
"He was hovering between life and death," his spokesman, Michael Hansen, told the magazine. "It's a miracle he woke up. ... He's lucky to be alive."
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Miller, 59, has since been working on regaining basic cognitive functions and he is expected to make a full recovery. The actor has even resumed work on his podcast This Week with Larry Miller
, which will return on Wednesday.
"I'm very thankful to have recovered from a traumatic brain injury so quickly," Miller said.
In addition to his work on television, Miller has also appeared in Pretty Woman
, The Nutty Professor
and The Princess Diaries.