Zac Efron has confirmed that he fell sick whereas filming on location in Papua New Guinea for his new Quibi present Killing Zac Efron.
In a submit on Twitter and Instagram on Sunday, Efron mentioned: “Very grateful to everybody who has reached out. I did get sick in Papua New Guinea however I bounced again fast and completed a tremendous three weeks in P.N.G.”
Australian media, together with The Sunday Telegraph, reported that the actor contracted a bacterial an infection whereas capturing his Quibi journey present, through which he ventures into the jungle to “carve his personal title in expedition historical past.” Stories have speculated that the an infection was typhoid, which kills as much as 161,000 folks a yr, in keeping with the World Well being Group.
The Sunday Telegraph mentioned Efron obtained medical care in Brisbane, Australia, and was allowed to return to the U.S. on Christmas Eve final week. Efron added: “I’m house for the vacations with my family and friends. Thanks for all of the love and concern, see you in 2020!”