In the video above, Tortorella, 28, tears up when Henry, who is billed as a “clairvoyant medium,” appears to connect him with his grandfather, Lou. It’s an understandably emotional moment for the actor.
“I was only two years old when he passed, so I didn’t know him on a personal level,” Tortorella says in the clip. “He’s always been such a staple of the family story, so his love and his legacy lives on.”
Henry, who is gay, spoke at length about his abilities in a 2015 interview with Out magazine. “Primarily I’m a clairvoyant so I receive information visually, but I also pick up on physical sensations,” he said. “Those images are primarily mental so I see them in my mind’s eye. They’ll just be quick little flashes of an image, symbol, face or person, but I do find that there are occasions where I will physically and visually see somebody.”
Don’t miss Tortorella’s full appearance on “Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry” Wednesday on E!
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