“Another basal cell carcinoma. Thanks to frequent body checks and amazing doctors, all is well. Looks worse with the dressing on than off. I swear! #wearsunscreen”
More than 8 in 10 of the 3.3 million Americans diagnosed with skin cancer each year have basal cell carcinoma, according to the American Cancer Society.
The diagnosis hasn’t slowed the actor down. “Logan,” the third installment in the X-Men franchise’s Wolverine series is scheduled to open in movie theaters in March. He also stars as P.T. Barnum in the musical biopic, “The Greatest Showman on Earth,” which is slated to open at the end of this year.