Ricky Gervais has joked “roll on demise” after falling unwell throughout his stand-up tour.
The comic stated he powered via his present in Birmingham on Monday when he felt “a bit below the climate” – however he “might hardly stroll” the next day.
“I used to be a bit below the climate on stage final evening however I acquired via it,” he posted on social media on Tuesday.
“Then I did not sleep because of coughing, sweating, shivering. Felt even worse immediately. May hardly stroll.
“Additionally, my tooth really feel too huge for my mouth. What the f****** Christ form of symptom is that? Roll on demise.”
After some individuals commented on his put up suggesting he had COVID, Gervais responded by saying he would concern masks for his subsequent viewers “provided that they’re actually ugly”.
In a put up immediately, Gervais stated he was feeling “loads higher”.
“Thanks for all of your ‘get nicely quickly’ needs,” The Workplace star wrote.
“They labored. I really feel loads higher immediately.
“That is the final time I eat candy and bitter bat earlier than a gig.”
Gervais, 62, is presently on his worldwide Armageddon tour, which started in November final yr, and has taken him to venues in nations together with Finland, Spain and the US.
One in all his tour dates on the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on 6 Might smashed the file for the best grossing single stand-up efficiency ever, based on Guinness World Information.
The present earned a complete of £1.4m in ticket gross sales.
Gervais is alleged to have elevated his safety forward of the summer time leg of his UK tour after he reportedly acquired demise threats following jokes he had made.
Armageddon will stream on Netflix subsequent yr.