Gallagher Hospitalized After Suffering a Heart Attack

Celebrity News Mar. 15, 2012 AT 12:01PM
Gallagher Hospitalized After Suffering a Heart Attack Credit: Fotos International/Getty Images

So not funny.

Comedian Gallagher, who's known for his signature watermelon-smashing antics, was rushed to the hospital after suffering a heart attack on Wednesday night.

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The 65-year-old performer, who's full name is Leo Anthony Gallagher, complained of intense chest pains just before hitting the stage at a club in Lewisville, Texas.

The funnyman's manager said he will remain hospitalized for a couple of days, and that the attacks was "mild to serious."

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Gallagher collapsed during a show at the Whiskey Bone Roadhouse in Minnesota last year, which doctors later determined was due to a heart attack.

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