Larry King, 87, ‘is in Los Angeles hospital with COVID-19’


BREAKING NEWS: Larry King, 87, ‘is in the hospital with COVID-19’ as concern grows for broadcast legend who has had health issues including a heart attack, prostate and lung cancer, and diabetes

Larry King, the 87-year-old broadcasting legend best known for his long-running guest interview show on CNN, has been diagnosed with COVID-19, it has been reported.

The former Larry King Live host has been hospitalized in Los Angeles, according to Roger Friedman’s Showbiz 411.

Southern California has been the site of one of the country’s worst coronavirus case surges.

Larry King, the 87-year-old broadcasting legend best known for his long-running guest interview show on CNN, has been diagnosed with COVID-19, it has been reported

King’s advanced age and poor health are a cause for concern and place him at elevated risk.

King has had numerous health issues, including a heart attack, prostate and lung cancer, and type two diabetes. 

Aside from his poor health, King must also deal with the fact that his loved ones cannot visit him in the hospital, according to Friedman.

His wife of 23 years, Shawn King, and their two sons, Chance and Cannon, cannot see him.

But doctors and nurses at the hospital are facilitating communication between King and his loved ones.

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