Comedy King Dolphy is responding well to treatments but is still under close observation and round the clock intensive care to make sure he recovers. .
This was according to his son Eric Quizon who, together with Dolphy’s longtime partner, Zsa Zsa Padilla, has thanked his father’s fans for their prayers.
The daughter of Zsa Zsa and Dolphy, singer Zia Quizon also expressed her wish for her father to get well soon.
Dolphy was rushed to a hospital on June 9 due to difficulty in breathing which was aggravated by his chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The ailment is one of the most common lung diseases characterized by difficulty in breathing, and involves a long-term cough with mucus and Emphysema.
The 84-year-old actor has been in and out of the hospital for some time now. He will be turning 85 on July 25.