And many thought it was only a matter of time.
Now, Bret Michaels has finally taken action. And apparently he's blaming his 2010 nearly-fatal brain hemorrhage on that mishap at the 2009 Tony Awards.
Here's an excerpt from the story in the Philadelphia Inquirer:
Bret Michaels sued CBS Broadcasting and the organizers of the Tony Awards on Friday over a 2009 mishap that resulted in him being hit in the head by a set piece, claiming the accident contributed to a brain hemorrhage that nearly killed him.Click here to read more.
The Poison frontman's lawsuit claims he continues to deal with effects from the injury and brain bleeding that left him hospitalized last year.
"Through his sheer will to live, to see his children grow up, Michaels was able to survive this trauma," his lawsuit states.