Comedian Sinbad is currently recovering after suffering from a stroke.
According to reports, on Monday (November 16), the comedian’s family confirmed the 64-year-old is “beginning his road to recovery” after the health scare.
“It is out of sincere love that we share Sinbad, our beloved husband and father, is recovering from a recent stroke,” his family told the outlet. “Sinbad is a light source of love and joy for many generations. While he is beginning his road to recovery, we are faithful and optimistic that he will bring laughter into our hearts soon. Our family thanks you in advance for your love and support and ask for continued prayers for his healing. We also ask that you please respect our privacy during this time.’ Thank you.”
Sinbad, real name David Adkins, is best known for his roles A Different World and The Sinbad Show. He is also known for comedy specials on HBO.