The “Chicago” star’s reps confirms her treatment at a mental health facility
Catherine Zeta-Jones is being treated for bipolar disorder, TheWrap has confirmed.
The news comes after husband Michael Douglas' nearly year-long battle with throat cancer.
"After dealing with the stress of the past year, Catherine made the decision to check in to a mental health facility for a brief stay to treat her Bipolar II disorder," A spokesperson for the actress said in a statement. "She's feeling great and looking forward to starting work this week on her two upcoming films."
Zeta-Jones has a busy schedule of film appearances. She is costarring with Gerard Butler in "Playing the Field" and is set to appear in Stephen Frears' "Lay the Favorite" with Bruce Willis.
News of Zeta-Jones treatment was first reported by People.