The entertainer Barry Humphries is in hospital, surrounded by household, in a “critical situation” following problems from hip alternative surgical procedure.
The 89-year-old, best known as Dame Edna Everage, is being handled in Sydney.
In a press release, his household mentioned: “Barry Humphries is at present in hospital receiving remedy for well being points.
“Barry wish to thank all people for the help and good needs he’s obtained however would love an increasing number of.”
They added that Humphries “would additionally wish to thank the great docs, nurses and employees at St Vincent’s Hospital”.
Humphries’ spouse Lizzie Spender, who was by his facet, instructed The Sydney Morning Herald: “He’s fantastic.”
Peter Ford, an Australian leisure journalist, claimed that Humphries was in “a critical situation however being saved snug”.