London, July 16: Actor Michael Clarke Duncan has his girlfriend to thank for saving his life when he went into cardiac arrest on Friday.
According to TMZ, Duncan's actress-girlfriend, Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth, discovered the former bodyguard in distress at about 2 a.m Friday in his Los Angeles area home and quickly revived him with CPR, the Daily Mail reported.
The former The Apprentice star, who has been dating the actor since 2010, is understood to be by his bedside in an intensive care unit.
The 54-year-old actor's publicist Joy Fehily has said that the star's heart rate has now stabilized and he's expected to make a full recovery.
Duncan, who is currently starring in TV drama 'The Finder' catapulted to fame after his role in 1999 prison drama 'The Green Mile'.
He is also well-known for his roles in the 2003 comic book movie Daredevil and 2005 release Sin City. (ANI)