spine problem" which his devoted wife Shakira Baksh went on to explain was spinal stenosis. Describing her husband as a "strong man" the actress and model went on to say: "He had a back operation quite recently," before quickly reassuring that he was in "great" condition whilst recovering.
In fact she added: "He had spinal stenosis. The operation was fantastic. He'll be up and dancing again soon. "Despite the surgery, the Zulu actor remains in remarkable health for his age.
In the past Caine has credited his specific yet "restrictive" diet for keeping him in good health. In an interview the star explained that he tends to avoid sweet treats and any foods which contain salt, whilst also making sure that he walks at least two miles (3.