Harry Potter alum Tom Felton crashes at a golf course in Wisconsin. The actor was immediately taken to hospital.
Posted on September 24, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Tom Felton, best known for playing Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter series, crashed into a popular golf course on Thursday at the Whistling Straits Golf Course in Wisconsin. The incident happened a day after his 34th birthday.
The Professional Golfers Association of America released a statement confirming the medical incident and said the actor was taken to hospital immediately.
“During today’s Ryder Cup celebrity match, actor and musician Tom Felton experienced a medical event on the course while participating in Europe,” The Independent reported. “He was rushed to a local hospital for treatment.”
The Independent reports that Tom is participating in a team event with former professional ice hockey player Team Selanne. According to the BBC, Tom and the team faced 1980 US Olympic hockey captain Mike Eurgeon and Olympic speed skater Dan Johnson.
On his 34th birthday, Tom shared his monochrome picture and thanked everyone for the birthday wishes. He wrote, “33 years have passed – good Lord, it’s been a lot of fun to get here – yet, somehow, I think the best has yet to come – thank you all for your love, support and sense of humor – let’s keep a good thing going – for the next 33 . ”
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Tom Felton plays Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter series. Since the series ended, Tom has appeared in numerous movies and television shows. He appeared in the DC superhero series The Flash, in which he played the role of Julian Albert in Season 3, which in 2018, he titled the American sci-fi drama Origin. The ten-episode series also stars Harry Potter alum Natalia Tena.