Amanda Kloots has given an emotional update about her Broadway actor husband Nick Cordero, who is currently fighting for his life at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles and fighting coronavirus health problems.
In an interview with Gayle King on CBS This Morning, Amanda said that the “ultimate goal” for Nick, 41, was to have a double lung transplant to live the life he “wanted”, but warned that “there are many things.” would “position themselves for being a candidate for it.
The actor nominated by Tony has already had one leg amputated due to his fight against the virus, even though he is no longer in a coma and has now been tested negative for COVID-1
Update: Amanda Kloots says husband Nick Cordero will likely need a double lung transplant to live the life he would want in the emotional Gayle King interview on Thursday
Even so, he is still in critical condition and Amanda reports daily about her husband, with whom she shares a young son, Elvis.
In an emotionally open interview on Thursday, Gayle asked Amanda whether a lung transplant was definitely an option or not.
“We think this is most likely the possibility,” she replied. “A 99% chance that he needs it to live the way I know my husband wants to live.”
Difficult questions: Gayle King asked Amanda if the doctors had told her to let Nick go
Happier times: Amanda shared many family pictures of herself and Nick on her Instagram page
Hopeful: Amanda said it wasn’t up to her to let Nick go and say that she’ll let God do that
Father: The couple shares a young son Elvis, shown above, with their father
“It’s a long way and a lot of things would have to be done for Nick to be a candidate.”
Gayle then asked, “I was asking Amanda if you ever went there … did the doctors tell you,” Amanda, is it time to let him go? “Did they ever tell you that?
Kloots replied, “You told me four times that he would not survive. Sometimes even he won’t survive the night, but he does. He has … I think Gayle that God is the only person who will decide when and if my husband leaves. ‘
Nightmare: Amanda’s Broadway star husband struggles with a long list of complications after losing to COVID
“So I’ll never try to play that role … He’s fighting. I see it every day. Nick’s doctor sees it. And as long as he’s in there and fighting, I’ll keep fighting with him. … I tell him every day before I go, I say, “Okay, here’s what you need to focus on. We both sit in our new house, … Elvis is in bed and we listen. ‘Our House in our house in Laurel Canyon. “
Amanda’s Broadway star husband struggled with a long list of complications after dealing with COVID.
Nick was admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in March with pneumonia and has been in intensive care ever since.
Long-haul: Cordero was admitted to the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in March with pneumonia and has been in intensive care ever since
A long struggle: “Ninety days of extraordinary care,” wrote Amanda in her caption
Be strong: she finished her caption with a strong message and said, “This virus is a real thing and needs to be taken seriously and stopped. We will always do everything we can to support this. ‘Above is a photo of Amanda holding Nick’s hand
Doctors had to amputate his right leg due to coronavirus complications, and the Rock of Ages and Waitress star was many £ 65 and suffered severe lung damage during his stay in hospital.
Amanda and Nick married in September 2017 and their son Elvis was born on June 10, 2019.
Amanda has kept fans updated on her Instagram page and recently posted a heartwarming snapshot of Nick’s hand. When she spoke to Gayle King about the picture, she said: You know, I just want to jump into his bed and hug him and grab him and squeeze him. ‘
“But you know, you have to be very careful with everything that is going on, so I take his hand … and wait for the day when he holds my hand back.”