Scottish actor Billy Connolly is suffering such severe back pain he's been left barely able to walk.

The comedian, who stars alongside Tom Cruise in upcoming movie THE LAST SAMURAI, is being treated for worsening sciatica by doctors in his native Glasgow, Scotland.

Connolly plays SGT. ZEBULAH GRANT in The Last Samurai, which is due for release in December (03).

14/07/2003 13:25