Sinbad Is Recovering from a Stroke

Sinbad Is Recovering from a Stroke
Comedian Sinbad has suffered a stroke. While it's unclear when the stroke took place, the 64-year-old veteran of stage and screen is currently recovering in the hospital.

Sinbad's family shared the following statement with Variety:

It is out of sincere love that we share Sinbad, our beloved husband and father, is recovering from a recent stroke. 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 has continued to appear in films, TV shows and on stage for decades. Read Exclaim!'s review of his show in Victoria in 2016.