'Bold And The Beautiful' Star John McCook Undergoes Major Surgery

Tracey Johnson

Bold and the Beautiful veteran John McCook had major surgery on Monday, August 6. According to his Twitter feed, he had a hip replacement and his actress daughter Molly McCook got a new role in a sitcom. The actor seemed to be in good spirits as he even managed to make a joke out of the situation.

"Molly and I both got new parts today: Last Man Standing for her, a hip replacement for me!!"
"I couldn't be prouder of my guy as he entertained nurses on his way to surgery for hip replacement. Home today. He's my warrior! I love you John McCook!!!"
"I am speechless and overwhelmed. So excited for this opportunity. Hope I do y'all proud"

Laurette Spang also posted that CBS Daytime staff sent the actor a beautiful flower arrangement. She thanked them for the gesture and called it "the most beautiful flowers we've ever seen. Eric Forrester is comin' back stronger than ever!!!" Bold and the Beautiful airs weekdays on CBS.