“Fast and Furious” star Tyrese Gibson has taken to Instagram to ask fans to pray for his mother, who is currently in the ICU battling COVID pneumonia. Gibson is also providing regular updates about his mother’s condition.
Over the weekend, Gibson posted to Instagram, telling fans that he had received a phone call while on the set of his upcoming movie “Dangerous” that his mother had been put in a medically induced coma after being in the hospital for a week with COVID pneumonia.
Calling it “the worst phone call I’ve ever gotten,” Gibson wrote, “I just had to ask the director [to] let me pause for a second, close my eyes and pray.”
“This has been going on all week. I haven’t posted…I’m doing it [at] this time cause I feel helpless, this is my cry for help,” Gibson went on to write. “I need prayers, the most sincere prayers from you prayer warriors.”