Bob Odenkirk, the lead actor of Breaking Bad’s prequel Better Call Saul, was hospitalized after collapsing on set.
According to the news on the BBC, the 58-year-old famous actor was taken to the hospital by ambulance after he fell ill on the set and spent the night here. There is no explanation yet as to why the famous name got worse or how long he will stay in the hospital.
The shooting of the sixth and final season of Better Call Saul, set in the universe of the Breaking Bad series, which was broadcast between 2008 and 2013, continues.
In the series, in which Odenkirk takes the leading role, the process of transforming an unlucky lawyer named ‘Jimmy McGill’ into three scamming lawyers known as ‘Saul Goodman’ by gradually degenerating. Odenkirk has been nominated for four Emmy Awards for his role as Goodman.
The Lord of the Rings actor Elijah Wood was one of those who jumped on Twitter as soon as he heard the news about Bob Odenkirk and hoped nothing would happen to him.
Elijah Wood tweeted:
“Oh man, really hope Bob Odenkirk is ok.”
His co-star Michael McKean tweeted:
“Sending huge love to our @mrbobodenkirk. You got this, brother.”
Check out the Twitter posts below.
Oh man, really hope Bob Odenkirk is ok.
— Elijah Wood (@elijahwood) July 28, 2021
Sending huge love to our @mrbobodenkirk. You got this, brother.
— Michael McKean (@MJMcKean) July 28, 2021