Darth Vader's biggest challenge . . . Max faces heart surgery
The seven-year-old actor best known as the boy behind the Darth Vader mask in a popular Volkswagen car ad is facing open heart surgery.
Max Page, who also plays Reed on the top-rated US soap opera The Young and the Restless, will have surgery tomorrow to replace his pulmonary valve and repair a hole in his heart at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
Bromberg says that Max told his mother that he didn't have a choice, and that he "might as well go through it with a good attitude".
Max is expected to be hospitalised for about five days.