Whereas Angus Cloud brings quite a lot of his personal self to his appearing, he isn’t precisely the identical individual as his lovable “Euphoria” character, Fez. However there are many placing similarities, and each he and Fez have undoubtedly been by so much, as Cloud described in a current interview with Selection. “I broke my cranium on Friday the thirteenth,” he mentioned, lastly clearing up the thriller surrounding the curved scar on the left facet of his scalp. The legitimacy of this harm has been debated by followers of the present since Cloud’s debut, however he confirms that it’s, in reality, actual — and the occasions main as much as it had been almost deadly.
One night time in 2013, as he walked by his hometown in downtown Oakland, CA, the actor unintentionally fell right into a development pit not less than 10 toes deep — and he did not get up till 12 hours later. “I used to be trapped,” he instructed Selection. Astonishingly, Cloud managed to out of the pit himself regardless of being significantly injured, together with having damaged his fingers, as a result of “they wasn’t gonna discover me down there,” he mentioned in his interview. “I discovered myself. Or God discovered me, no matter you wish to name it.”
“I discovered myself. Or God discovered me, no matter you wish to name it.”
The story will get extra jaw-dropping from there. After hauling himself out of the development pit, Cloud took a bus again house to his mother’s home (and never a hospital — basic teen transfer). “She thought I used to be on medicine, ‘trigger my pupils was hella dilated. I used to be making an attempt to inform her what occurred, however I may solely begin a sentence — I could not end it. So I used to be like, ‘I am simply gonna go sleep in my mattress,'” he mentioned.
Fortunately, his mom stopped him, giving Cloud some water and rapidly realizing the urgency of the state of affairs when he began vomiting blood. Cloud’s mother introduced him to a hospital, the place medical doctors reduce open and repaired his fractured cranium with screws and a plate.
He spent the following 5 days within the ICU “loaded off morphine” after which bounced between just a few different nonintensive care models earlier than he was formally discharged. “The mind is so fragile,” he mentioned. However trying again on the expertise now, he feels fortunate that issues did not end up worse. “It was rattling close to like nothing actually occurred. I am so blessed to only have minor mind injury. You already know, it is so minor it ain’t even actually value talking about,” Cloud mentioned.