Bruce Willis was involved in a life-threatening car accident.

The news about Bruce Willis’ health condition sent shockwaves through the film business. One of Hollywood’s most-known figures was afflicted with a disease that hampered his capacity to speak properly and left his dedicated fans in disbelief.

After nine months, a rumor is circulating about the possible source of the actor’s condition.

In 2003, the actor, a specialist in action films who has more recently acted in low-budget feature films, was involved in an accident while making a film directed by Antoine Fuqua, a production of a war movie, which could have caused his aphasia. The actor has recently appeared in low-budget feature films.