By Nick Ferris For Mailonline
Published: 14:43 BST, 21 September 2020 | Updated: 14:43 BST, 21 September 2020
Former Emmerdale actor John Bowe has revealed that he's broken his shoulder after falling off a ladder - just months after he contracted coronavirus.
The 70 year old, who is best known for playing Lawrence White in the ITV soap, revealed the news on Twitter.
John penned: 'I’ve had an accident. I’ve broken my shoulder but more intriguing is the ‘Star of David’ I’ve acquired on my forehead.
'I shall survive': Actor John Bowe has revealed over Twitter that he's broken his shoulder just months after nearly dying from coronavirus
'Fear not. I shall survive. 2020. What a year,' he added.
John's 'Star of David' refers to the star-shaped bruise the actor now has on his forehead.
John joined Emmerdale in 2014 and left four years later when his alter ego Lawrence and his on-screen daughter Chrissie were killed in a dramatic car crash.
John also appeared in Coronation Street between 1999 and 2002 as businessman Duggie Greeman.
How things were: John is best