Comedian Sinbad recovering from recent stroke, family says

Posted at 11:45 AM, Nov 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-16 11:45:29-05

NEW YORK — The family of Sinbad says the comedian-actor is recovering from a recent stroke.

The Adkins family says in a statement to The Associated Press on Monday that “it is out of sincere love that we share Sinbad, our beloved husband and father, is recovering from a recent stroke."

The 64-year-old Sinbad, born David Adkins, is known for his stand-up work and appearances in the sitcoms “A Different World” and “The Sinbad Show.”

The entertainer has also appeared in several movies.