The former O.C. star suffered a gash on his forehead while filming for the US TV show last week – and just to make things worse, the injury happened on his 36th birthday.
Alongside an Instagram snap of his bandaged wound, he wrote: "Happy birthday to me. Fight sequence gone awry. Don't ram your head into concrete pillars, kids."
Good advice, there!
Ben plays Commissioner James Gordon in the US TV series based in a pre-Batman era Gotham City.
He joked on Instagram: "Holy concrete wall, Batman!" A later post of him being stitched up was captioned: "Doc Sherman at New York-Presbyterian, you are a career saver. Thanks for stitching me up nice. Back to work Monday. #gotham."
We're pretty sure Ben will have no shortage of admirers willing to give him a little TLC…
The actor rose to fame playing Ryan Atwood in teen series The O.C. before starring in the critically acclaimed series Southland.
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