NEWS OF THE WEEK: Cary Elwes 'recovering well' after snake bite

The Princess Bride star confirmed on Instagram on Monday that he was bitten by a rattlesnake as he shared a photograph of his injured finger. referring to the Rodents Of Unusual Size in The Princess Bride, he wrote in the caption: "Bit not by a ROUS but a rattlesnake. Grateful to the staff of Malibu Urgent Care, LA County Fire Dept. and the staff and medical professionals at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center for their great care. Am recovering well thanks to all these wonderful folks."

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