TMZ is reporting that Larry King, 85, suffered a heart attack last Thursday after going into cardiac arrest.
Sources with direct knowledge tell us, Larry had been having difficulty breathing for months and was scheduled to check himself into the hospital Thursday for an angiogram.
We’re told while he was at home getting ready to go to the hospital, he went into cardiac arrest. He was taken by ambulance to the hospital, where doctors performed an angioplasty. They opened up an artery that had collapsed and inserted several stents.
The talk show legend was put in the cardiac intensive care unit and we’re told he’s expected to be released Monday.