Bob Odenkirk collapses on ‘Better Call Saul’ set
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Better Call Saul” big name Bob Odenkirk collapsed at the show’s New Mexico set on Tuesday and needed to be hospitalized.
Crew individuals known as an ambulance that took the 58-year-antique actor to a hospital, wherein he remained Tuesday night, someone near Odenkirk who turned into now no longer legal to talk publicly on the problem instructed The Associated Press.
It turned into now no longer at once clean what precipitated the collapse, or how lengthy Odenkirk is probably hospitalized.
“Better Call Saul,” the spin-off prequel to “Breaking Bad,” has been taking pictures its 6th and very last season, which is about to air on AMC subsequent year.
Like “Breaking Bad,” “Better Call Saul” is about in and typically shot in Albuquerque.
An electronic mail despatched to a consultant of AMC searching for extra data or remark turned into now no longer at once returned.
Odenkirk has been nominated for 4 Emmys for gambling the name character, a down-on-his-success legal professional named Jimmy McGill who will become more and more more corrupt and adopts the pseudonym Saul Goodman.
Michael McKean, Odenkirk’s co-big name who performed his brother at the show, turned into amongst many wishing Odenkirk nicely on social media.
“Sending massive like to our @mrbobodenkirk,” McKean tweeted. “You were given this, brother.”
Odenkirk’s hospitalization turned into first stated with the aid of using TMZ.
Before the “Saul” role, which he additionally performed on “Breaking Bad,” Odenkirk turned into fine recognized for “Mr. Show With Bob and David,” the comic strip comedy collection he co-created with David Cross that at the beginning aired on HBO from 1995 to 1998.
He has received Emmys, for his writing on “The Ben Stiller Show” and on “Saturday Night Live.”
He has additionally seemed on HBO’s “The Larry Sanders Show” and withinside the films “The Post,” “Little Women” and “Nobody.”