ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — “Better Call Saul” star Bob Odenkirk said Friday that he “had a small heart attack” but will “be back shortly.”
The 58-year-traditional actor took to Twitter to make his first public statement since collapsing on the demonstrate’s Albuquerque, Contemporary Mexico, location on Tuesday.
“Hi. It’s Bob,” Odenkirk tweeted. “Thank you. To my family and company who have surrounded me this week. And for the outpouring of adore from all people who expressed peril and care for me. It’s overwhelming. Nevertheless I believe the adore and it means so great.”
“I had a small heart attack,” he persisted. “Nevertheless I’m going to be adequate thanks to Rosa Estrada and the medical doctors who knew the way to repair the blockage with out surgical operation.”
His representatives had beforehand best said that he had a “heart related incident” and was stable in an Albuquerque hospital after collapsing while capturing the demonstrate’s sixth and final season.
Odenkirk also thanked the network that airs “Better Call Saul” and the company that produces it.
“AMC and SONYs strengthen and help all via this has been next-stage,” he tweeted. “I’m going to take a beat to enhance but I’ll be back shortly.”
The tone of Odenkirk’s company and co-stars had already shifted from peril to relief before his tweets.
“Fair obtained off the cellular phone with Bob and he’s doing great!” David Dismal, who shaped a comedy duo with Odenkirk to make the HBO sketch demonstrate “Mr. Indicate.” “Joking and japing and joshing. Both he and his family are overwhelmed with the outpouring of adore and peril all people has shown. You will be hearing from him shortly. Nevertheless he’s doing really neatly!!!”
Odenkirk has been nominated for four Emmys for playing the title character, a down-on-his-success lawyer named Jimmy McGill who becomes increasingly wicked and adopts the pseudonym Saul Goodman, the “criminal lawyer” who appeared in dozens of episodes of “Breaking Bad” before getting his have plug-off.
Both reveals were shot in, and principally location in, Contemporary Mexico.