Denise Dowse, Insecure and Beverly Hills, 90210 Star, In a Coma from Virulent Meningitis

Denise Dowse, Insecure and Beverly Hills, 90210 Star, In a Coma from Virulent Meningitis ...

Denise Dowse, an actress known for Beverly Hills, 90210 and Insecure, is in a coma after contracting meningitis. In an Instagram post on August 6, she wrote that she was making the difficult decision to update Dowses supporters because she was a private person.

She continues to be a powerful actor and director who should have years ahead of her. Thoughts, prayers, and help are hugely appreciated.

Meningitis is a protective membrane that has accumulated in the brain and spinal cord, according to the CDC. People with bacterial meningitis may have seizures [or] become in a coma.

On Tuesday (Aug. 9), Tracey said, telling the outlet, Denise is still in a coma, but she is optimistic that she will come out of this situation soon.

Denise has been working professionally since the 1980s, and has appeared in Full House, Murphy Brown, and SeinfeldandBuffy the Vampire Slayer. She has also had recurring roles in Girlfriends and CharmedandCriminal Minds.

Denise appeared in several episodes of HBOs Insecure, including Dr. Rhonda Pine and Mollys (Yvonne Orji) as well as in the film A Cloud So High. She also played Detective Trina McWilliams in Good Trouble, The Resident, Greys Anatomy, and Stumptown.

Denise has been a director of a series starring Columbus Short, Corbin Bleu, Keith David, and Vanessa Williams, as well as directing a short in 2004.

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