Denise Dowse, ‘90210’ actress, in a coma resulting from meningitis


Actress and director Denise Dowse is hospitalized with viral meningitis, in accordance with a submit from her sister.

“I am requesting support and prayers be offered me and my sister, and my only immediate family @denisedowse,” her sister wrote in an Instagram submit made to Dowse’s official account. “She is currently in the hospital in a coma brought on by a virulent form of meningitis. Her doctors do not know when she will come out of the coma as it was not medically induced.”

“She is a vibrant actor and director that should have many years ahead of her. Thoughts, prayers and support are greatly appreciated,” she added.

Her “90210” co-star, Ian Ziering wrote within the feedback, “Sending prayers and hopes for better days ahead.”

CNN has reached out to a consultant for Dowse for remark.

Dowse is greatest recognized for her position as Mrs. Yvonne Teasley on “90210” from 1991 to 2000. Her credit additionally embrace roles on the CBS collection “The Guardian” and within the HBO collection “Insecure.”