David Cassidy, who starred in "The Partridge Family" and went on to have a long career in music and acting, has been hospitalized with organ failure, according to reports. A representative told the New York Daily News that he is conscious and surrounded by family after coming out of an induced coma.
The 67-year-old David Cassidy has been stricken with dementia.
Cassidy revealed his dementia diagnosis earlier this year.
A representative for David told Express.co.uk: "He was in an induced coma but he is now conscious and surrounded by family".
In "The Partridge Family", Cassidy played a young man named Keith whose widowed mother formed a touring pop band with her children, including himself.
Cassidy kept touring and recording after his role as Keith Partridge ended in 1974, performing on Broadway in NY, in London's West End and in Las Vegas.
In recent decades, the teen idol was flooded with personal problems that ranged from substance abuse, bankruptcy, divorce, foreclosure and drunk driving violations.