New knees for 'chewy'
POSTED: Friday, September 13, 2013 - 5:30am
UPDATED: Friday, September 13, 2013 - 5:44am
'Star Wars' actor Mayhew has surgery on knees
Fort Worth — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; actor Peter Mayhew, who portrayed Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has had double knee-replacement surgery at a Texas hospital.
Mayhew was recovering Wednesday at Plaza Medical Center in Fort Worth. Angie Mayhew says her 69-year-old husband had the surgery Monday and hopes to walk again. She says her spouse has been using a wheelchair for two years.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/texas/article/Star-Wars-actor-Mayhew-has-surgery-on-knees-4805979.php?cmpid=hpbn