Sad news, former child star Danielle Spencer 53, who played the wise cracking Dee Thomas on the TV sitcom “What’s Happening” is recovering from an emergency operation because of bleeding on her brain. The child star is now a successful Doctor of Veterinary medicine. Danielle is also a breast cancer survivor. The child actress has endured a lot in the past and hopefully she will pull through this ordeal.
Danielle experienced a massive headache, sources said. Due to the bleeding of the brain and enormous headaches, she became unresponsive and almost died. Danielle went back and forth to the doctor for medicine, the headache became unbearable and on the third day she became unconscious. Swift moving doctors performed life saving emergency brain surgery on the bleeding hematoma she received from that car accident so long ago. It actually was exactly 41 years ago to the date Danielle was in a serious car accident with her step-father Tim Pelt, that resulted in his demise. Thankfully Danielle survived was in a 3 week coma after that car wreck. Danielle also experienced other injuries that included a broken leg, arm and pelvis.
Currently, she is in a fight for her life. We are praying for her full recovery.