Good Burger 2 actor Kel Mitchell was hospitalized in Los Angeles on Tuesday, November 7 for an unknown sickness. Per TMZ, the Kenan & Kel star, 45, entered the hospital by means of the emergency room. A witness to the arrival advised the outlet that the comedic actor “gave the impression to be aware and alert when he arrived.” Kel remained within the hospital till November 8, after which he launched a statement on Instagram to offer followers an replace on his well being.
“Grateful for the flood of prayers and optimistic vibes that surrounded me throughout a genuinely horrifying time,” Kel wrote. “That scare was actual, however so was the assist. With the grace of God and the talent of the medical crew, I’m now on the highway to restoration at dwelling, embraced by the love of my household. Your kindness has been a lifeline, and I can’t thanks sufficient. A lot love to every of you.”
Kel’s well being scare got here simply as Good Burger 2, the extremely anticipated sequel to the 1997 comedy co-starring Kenan Thompson, is about to be launched on November 22 by Paramount +. In a December 2022 interview, the actor, whose profession is experiencing a resurgence, admitted it’s “surreal” to be stepping again into previous roles.
“Man, it’s been nice,” he advised Insider on the time. “It’s been surreal doing this and other people nonetheless having fun with it. New followers, after which those that have adopted me all my life… And it’s cool as a result of I take a look at it, I like the Rat Pack, I like Lucille Ball. I like the entertainers from again then that have been simply killing it at totally different ages of their life, the place they may nonetheless do the bodily comedy and nonetheless do it effectively.”
He went on, including that he nonetheless feels wholesome sufficient to deal with bodily comedic roles. “I really feel like I’m constructed like that, as a result of I’ve watched all these nice comedians since I used to be a child,” he defined to the outlet. “I’m glad I stayed understanding and caring for myself as a result of my characters have numerous bodily comedy. Even with the Kenan & Kel reboot that we did on SNL, I used to be prepared! I used to be prepared and that was superior. I all the time say, ‘You keep prepared, you don’t should prepare.’”