Alison Brie is opening up about a freak accident that happened during her childhood, which left her temporarily blind.
The 37-year-old Community and Mad Men actress appeared on this week’s episode of the HypochondriActor podcast with co-hosts Sean Hayes and Dr.
Priyanka Wali. Alison revealed that when she was seven, she fell and hit the back of her head on concrete while playing at school. “I was a really petite kid [and] I was just running across the playground and not looking, and I bumped into another little girl in my class, who was like four times bigger than me,” Alison said, adding that her older sister Lauren was thankfully there and brought her to the nurse’s office. Click inside to read more… “As I’m walking up to the nurse’s office, I just feel a little out of it.
I clearly had a concussion. But I don’t know this at seven or eight, but I just feel out of it and foggy, but I can still see,” Alison said. “The women in the office are like, ‘Just go lay her down and have her close her eyes,’ which by the way, you’re not supposed to do…They put us in a dark room.Read more on justjared.com