Darryl Hannah, George Takei and Corey Feldman are among the stars to have sent messages of support to Larry King.
The 87-year-old broadcaster who has suffered a series of medical issues over the years, including several heart attacks – has reportedly been at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles for more than a week, and since the news broke on Sunday (03.01.21), his famous friends have rallied round to send their well wishes.
Darryl tweeted: “[Prayers] for a swift recovery @kingsthings (sic)”
And ‘Star Trek’ actor George also hopes Larry recovers quickly.
He posted: “Wishing Larry King a speedy recovery.”
Corey urged his followers to pray for his friend, who he hailed as the “greatest interviewer of all time”.
He wrote: “VERY SAD NEWS: MY OLD FRIEND @kingsthings HAS BEEN HOSPITALIZED W #COVID WHICH CAN BE VERY SCARY WHEN U R @ HIS AGE, & I KNOW HE NEEDS ALL OF R PRAYERS NOW! HES THE GREATEST INTERVIEWER OF ALL TIME, PLZ JOIN W MY [heart emoji] & PRAY 4 HIM & HIS FAMILY! #LONGLIVETHEKING #LEGEND #STAYSTRONG (sic)”
Singer Nancy Sinatra also offered up prayers for the ‘Larry King Live’ star.
She tweeted: “Hang tough, Larry. May the Force be with you. @kingsthings”
And original ‘Wonder Woman’ actress Lynda Carter highlighted the importance of wearing a mask to help stop the spread of the virus.
She wrote: “Thinking of my dear friend Larry King and rooting for him. PLEASE wear a mask and do your best to help stop the spread. We can protect one another if we all do our part here.”
Larry has been unable to see his family since he was taken to hospital in December because of coronavirus restrictions.