Forest Whitaker: The Truth About His Eye

Forest Whitaker is a family man, married to Keisha Nash with four kids. Forest Whitaker is known for his role in The Butler. Were you ever in the middle of watching a movie with Forest Whitaker playing a role and wanted to know what was up with Forest Whitaker eye? He suffers from a hereditary condition known as Ptosis.  Ptosis is a drooping of the upper eyelid.  Ptosis is also known as lazy eye.

Ptosis can be caused by a number of factors that affect the muscles, nerves, or skin of the eyelids.  The levator muscle (the muscle that allows your eyelid to move up and down) can become weaken due to injury or age. Horner syndrome can also contribute to ptosis.

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