'Glee' actress Dot Jones' wife Bridgett suffers terrifying stroke

"Glee" actress Dot Jones' wife Bridgette suffered a massive stroke on the Fourth of July, TMZ reported on Wednesday.

Bridgette, 44, and Dot were reportedly getting ready to attend a Dodgers game in LA on Independence Day when Bridgette suddenly lost all feeling in her face and dropped to the ground.

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After being rushed to the hospital, doctors diagnosed Bridgette with patent foramen ovale, which is a heart defect that essentially means she has a whole in her heart and caused her to have a stroke. She's scheduled to have surgery to repair the hole in a couple of weeks, which is necessary for her to survive.

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'Glee' star Dot Jones with wife Bridgette
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'Glee' star Dot Jones with wife Bridgette
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@bridgettcjones I WILL BE WITH YOU EVERY STEP OF THE WAY BABY!! 🙏🏻 PRAYERS FOR MY GIRL WHO IS HAVING SURGERY IN THE MORNING!! YOU GOT THIS BRIDGETT!! I LOVE YOU MORE THAN ANYTHING IN THIS WORLD!! YOU ARE MY WORLD!! I LOVE YOU!!❤❤❤😘🙏🏻
HAPPY VALENTINES TO MY ONE TRUE LOVE!! I LOVE YOU @bridgettcjones WITH ALL MY HEART!!❤️😘❤
Amazing time with my amazing @bridgettcjones love you!!
#TBT A PROUD DAY WITH 2 OF MY GIRLS!! #NOHATE @bridgettcjones @sav.par
HAPPY HALLOWEEN !!!!
Loved playing with my love @bridgettcjones at Santa Monica pier yesterday!! Love you baby!🍦🎡🎢
@bridgettcjones and I had a blast last night at @the_real_efren_ramirez 4th party!! You're the best!!
THE ONE THING I AM TRULY SURE OF!! LOVE YOU @bridgettcjones
@bridgettcjones HERES TO A GREAT WEEKEND BABY!!! I LOVE YOU!!💯🍀💍🏁❤️💋🌹💃🏼👯
@bridgettcjones I love spending days with you!! Love you more everyday!!!
I NEVER THOUGHT I COULD MISS SOMEONE SO MUCH!!! CANT WAIT UNTIL YOU GET HOME!! LOVE YOU!! @bridgettcjones
I love you!!
Happy Mothers Day love of my life!! Wish you were home!! Love you 🌻🌹🌷💐🏁
Good god come home baby I miss you! Love you so much!!!😘❤️
Another one of my fav pic ever! I love this woman so much!!! @bridgettcjones
One of my fav pics ever!! #love #beautifulwife
MY HEART AND SOUL!! I love you!!
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Dot became a recognizable face on FOX's hit musical show, "Glee," as Shannon Beiste, the fictional high school's gym teacher. Shannon transitioned towards the end of the series' run and changed his name to Sheldon for the remainder of the episodes.

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