South African comedian Leon Schuster recently revealed that he is in hospital. The funny guy is reportedly recovering from back surgery at a hospital in Pretoria. A video of Schuster taken in hospital has left his millions of South African fans concerned.
Hundreds of them have headed online to share sweet “get well soon” messages with Leon whose movies were always a source of laughter for many.nSouth Africans are still reeling from the passing of TV legend Derek Watts or lost his battle to cancer on Tuesday 22 August this week.
They appear to be a little extra sensitive upon hearing the news that famous comedian Leon Schuster is currently in hospital. Leon’s close friend Rene Stokes revealed in an online post that the Mr Bones star is in a Pretoria facility where he is recovering from an operation on his back.
Stokes shared a clip of Leon who appears to be in high spirits and shared his support for the country’s national rugby team, the Springboks. The South African previously reported comedian Leon built himself a blossoming career as a comedian and prankster.
His films made millions of people laugh. As the term “woke” rose to popularity, Schuster faced being “cancelled” by society after he was accused of using black face to make a profit — something he later admitted to regretting.
On 19 June 2020, South African streaming service Showmax then made the decision to remove over six of his films from the platform citing that they were racially insensitive.
In other news – Senzo Meyiwa got shot after jealous Longwe Twala caught Zandie cheating on him with Mthoko’
Senzo Meyiwa’s brother, Sifiso Meyiwa, says he knows without a shadow of a doubt that no intruders entered the house the night his football star brother was killed.
Speaking to eNCA on Sunday, 27 August, Sifiso reiterated what he has always told media, that Longwe was the one who arrived with a gun at the Khumalo family home because he could not get ahold of his then-girlfriend Zandie Khumalo. Read more