Kevin Bacon was admitted to hospital on Monday after injuring his head.
It is not known how the star came by the injury but he took to Twitter hours after his health emergency to alert fans he had had stitches at Atlanta Medical Center in Georgia.
Full of praise for the professionals who treated him, Bacon posted, "Cracked my head this morning. Thanks to AtlantaMedicalCenter for sewing me up! They had me in 'Stiches'".