Emmy-nominated actor Bob Odenkirk is in the hospital after he collapsed on the set of AMC’s “Better Call Saul” in New Mexico, multiple news outlets are reporting.
According to the Los Angeles Times and Variety, the 58-year-old, who plays Saul Goodman on the “Breaking Bad” spinoff, collapsed Tuesday and was taken to the hospital in an ambulance. He remained in doctors’ care late Tuesday, Variety reported.
Update 8:26 p.m. EDT July 28: Representatives for Odenkirk said the actor was in stable condition on Wednesday evening, The New York Times reported.
“We can confirm Bob is in stable condition after experiencing a heart-related incident,” the actor’s representatives said in a statement. “He and his family would like to express gratitude for the incredible doctors and nurses looking after him, as well as his cast, crew and producers who have stayed by his side. The Odenkirks would also like to thank everyone for the outpouring of well wishes and ask for their privacy at this time as Bob works on his recovery.
Original report: Representatives have not provided details about Odenkirk’s condition or what caused him to collapse, according to Variety.
Odenkirk also is known for his roles in several other television shows and films, including “Nobody” (2021) and “Nebraska” (2013).
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