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Gerard Depardieu's close friend has claimed that the actor urinated on the floor of a City Jet airplane because he has "prostate problems". Edouard Baer was with Depardieu on the Dublin-bound flight, when the Cyrano de Bergerac star relieved himself into a bottle after stewards informed him that he couldn't use the restroom prior to take-off. Depardieu was escorted off the flight by security when urine leaked onto the floor. Baer has now insisted that the French film icon is sorry that his prostate ailment caused a disturbance for other passengers. Baer said in a statement: "Gerard is very sorry for what happened. He wanted to go to the toilet but he was forbidden because we were about to take off, so he was forced to do it on the plane in front of everybody. I found the solution by passing (more) »


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