Catherine Zeta-Jones, plagued by bipolar disorder : finally an effective treatment !

Michael Douglas returns from far away. The huge director has survived cancer, his brother Eric died of a drug overdose in 2004, Joel his other brother is enrolled in Alcoholics anonymous and his wife, Catherine Zeta Jones, has long suffered from bipolar disorder. The actress of 49 years had been interned several times, the last time in 2013, to cure his manic-depressive disorder, in a specialised institution. His disorder was a real “poison“, according to his own words.

Catherine, who had been diagnosed as bipolar, she has found the treatment and is now working like a charm, “said Michael Douglas at Paris Match, Thursday, June 6, 2019. Although he was seldom seen on screen these past few years, Catherine Zeta Jones has a busy professional life. “His company decorating furniture online has a lot of success and occupies a lot, waiting for the film offers interesting projects, “says the filmmaker, her husband for over 18 years.

The disease, Michael Douglas knows well. Nine years ago, he learned that he had cancer. If he has now conquered this disorder, the director becomes aware of his age, and that points already at 74 years old. “This is my 16 year old daughter, Carys, who makes me realize the age I am. She told me often : ‘You realize, dad, that when I turn 25 years old you will have 83 ?’ When she explained to me that she is afraid that I no longer be there when she married, tears welling up in the eyes, “says the man to the multi award winning the César.

Michael Douglas has also a son, Cameron, 40-year-old. He spent seven years in prison for drug trafficking, and now lives a life well row with his girlfriend and her little girl. “He is in great shape. We are closer than we have ever been before. It has been a very difficult course. It went well. I am proud of it“, a delighted dad. A dynasty in hollywood that is doing much better.

Find the interview of Michael Douglas in full in the latest issue of Paris Match, dated as of June 6, 2019.