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‘AGT’ Star Alex Hooper Says “Something Very Serious” Happened During 21 Day Hospital Stay

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Alex Hooper, the comedian notoriously known for insulting people in his America’s Got Talent performances, recently gave a serious update about his cancer diagnosis. He recently revealed his prolonged hospital stay and stated that he has a lot of therapy ahead of him.

Alex Hooper Updates Fans on His Cancer

Alex Hooper recently published a video to social media, explaining his absence. Within the video, he explained that he’s been hospitalized for the past 21 days and is expecting to stay for another 10. During his stay, Hooper has been struggling with doing basic functions, such as walking or going to the bathroom on his own. In the coming days, Hooper plans to re-learn all of these normal movements.

After thanking the fans, he revealed that he’s “getting better,” but is still a long way from being cancer free. He set a goal to successfully “make cancer hilarious,” after he overcomes the illness with positivity and comedy. He finished by reciprocating the love and support from his fans, and that he will be back on track to bring laughs again soon.

Hooper is a great example of staying optimistic despite the current situation he has to face. It’s great to see that this comedian is still able to crack jokes, even in the worst of times.

Hooper Gets Outpouring Support From Fans Along With AGT Judge Howie Mandel

The messages and get-well wishes from the fans has kept coming, since Hooper announced his cancer diagnosis via YouTube. Another supporter of him is fellow comedian and AGT judge Howie Mandel.

“Be strong buddy. If you need anything let me know. Your amazing sense of humor is your superpower.” Mandel commented.

Mandel’s comment is only one of the many comments showing love and support for Hooper in his posts.

“I love u!!! You are a fighter. Thinking and praying of you. You got this!!!” A fan commented.

More similar comments can be seen in the comments section on every post Hooper makes. With everyone’s support, Hooper has been able to keep up his humorous personality amid the cancer diagnosis.

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