Mayim Bialik - Mayim Bialik Wears Cast After 'Very Bloody' Accident
Mayim Bialik 's accident in Los Angeles this week was "very bloody" affair, according to the actress herself. The Big Bang Theory star, 36, was photographed wearing a gauze on her left forearm and a full cast on her right arm this weekend, reports People magazine.
She suffered a "severe injury" after three tourists from Chile turned their vehicle into hers in Hollywood. Los Angeles Police Department sergeant Monte Houze said, "I was told, there was a lot of blood at the scene". Blogging on Friday (August 17, 2012), the actress recalled, "I had a horrible accident. I will be okay. I have all my fingers, but a very impaired right hand. It was very bloody and scary, but I am okay.I will be continuing on The Big Bang Theory with no weeks off.They are so good to me, and I love my job and the support I get from my buddies on the cast and our loving staff and crew". Her 'Big Bang' co-star Johnny Galecki told Tmz.com that Bialik had returned to work without complaint, saying, "She's great man ... she was at work today.She's a very tough dedicated girl".
Bialik - who first rose to prominence as Blossom Russo on NBC's 'Blossom' - is currently nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Though she is the favorite to scoop the gong, the actress faces competition from Modern Family stars Julie Bowen and SOFIA VERGARA.