“Instead of a typical hospital gown, he had adorned himself in a turquoise scrub outfit. The nurses also fashioned a head bandage that could be camouflaged with a macramé hat. ‘You’re going to start a new wave here in 1984— the net look,’ a nurse told Michael. ‘He laughed and said he wanted to look French.’”
Michael was hospitalized in January of 1984 due to second-degree burns on his scalp from a pyrotechnics accident while filming a commercial for Pepsi.