Feb. 6 (UPI) — Former Scrubs star Sam Lloyd has been diagnosed with most cancers.
Scrubs authorities producer Tim Hobert created a GoFundMe internet web page for Lloyd on Monday after the 55-year-old actor found he has an inoperable brain tumor and lung most cancers.
Lloyd was diagnosed in mid-January after experiencing problems and weight discount. Doctors had been unable to maneuver the tumor all through a surgical process Jan. 18, and located essentially the most cancers had metastasized throughout the star’s lungs and unfold to his liver, spine and jaw.
Lloyd, who carried out Ted Buckland on Scrubs, had welcomed his first teen, a son, with partner Vanessa Lloyd merely weeks sooner than his prognosis.
“Sam is, simply put, a sweet, kind, and generous soul,” Hobert acknowledged on the internet web page. “Through his music and acting, and most of all his friendship, he has blessed all of our lives immeasurably.”
Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence and star Zach Braff reacted to the knowledge Tuesday on Twitter.
“This is Sam. He was Ted on SCRUBS. He’s a pal. Just had his first baby. Get involved if you can. I am,” Lawrence urged followers.
“Tragic news from our beloved Sam (aka, Ted the Lawyer). I will of course be getting involved. Please send him your love,” Braff, who portrayed J.D., tweeted.
The GoFundMe internet web page had raised over $80,000 of a $100,000 objective as of Wednesday morning.