Comic and actor Sinbad is recovering from a stroke, according to reporting from The Hollywood Reporter.
"It is out of sincere love that we share Sinbad, our beloved husband and father, is recovering from a recent stroke," a statement from the family reads according to THR. "Sinbad is a light source of love and joy for many generations. While he is beginning his road to recovery, we are faithful and optimistic that he will bring laughter into our hearts soon."
The 64-year-old Michigan-native was born David Adkins and appeared in TV series’ such as “A Different World,” “The Sinbad Show,” and films such as “Necessary Roughness.”
"Our family thanks you in advance for your love and support and ask for continued prayers for his healing. We also ask that you please respect our privacy during this time."