(CNN)Actor, author, director, food-lover, sexy bartender and dancer (see "Shall We Dance") Stanley Tucci has revealed that helium had crab astir 3 years ago, but it's been successfully treated.
In an interrogation successful the September contented of Vera, Virgin Atlantic's inflight magazine, Tucci said helium was diagnosed with a tumor astatine the basal of his tongue, and went done months of high-dose radiation and chemo.
"I had a feeding conduit for six months," helium told the magazine, adding that the crab is improbable to travel back.
CNN has reached retired to representatives of Tucci for comment.
Earlier this year, Tucci headlined the CNN Original Series "Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy," a six-part programme successful which helium visited respective regions of Italy, revealing the country's past and civilization done its astir celebrated dishes.