Barry Keoghan has been hospitalized for “serious facial injuries” after a reported assault.
The actor has been treated and subsequently released for what was described as “serious facial injuries following an assault in Galway, Ireland.”
According to Ireland’s Independent, Keoghan was found walking outside Galway’s G Hotel in the early hours of Sunday, August 15th and rushed by ambulance to Galway University Hospital. He was treated for injuries including cuts to his face before later being released.
Barry Keoghan’s Status
From what we can glean in the report, Keoghan has not filed a complaint in the incident and no arrests have been made regarding the matter as confirmed by a Garda spokesperson.
“Gardaí did attend an incident at a hotel in the Wellpark area of Galway City on Sunday August 15, 2021 after 3.30am. An ambulance was also called and a man in his 20s was treated for non life-threatening injuries. Enquiries are ongoing. No arrests have been made.”
Before the incident, the actor had been seen earlier in the evening at a local pub and had taken photos with a hairdresser. According to the report, Barry Keoghan is also part of a current “welcome back to the pubs” television advertising campaign for Guinness. Neither Keoghan nor his representatives have commented about the incident yet.
Barry Keoghan can currently be seen in A24’s acclaimed The Green Knight and will next be seen in Marvel Studios epic Eternals and DC’s The Batman.
We at The Illuminerdi wish him a speedy recovery.
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The Green Knight is currently in theaters and available on VOD. Eternals hits theaters November 5, 2021, while The Batman hit theaters March 5, 2022.