Entourage vet Kevin Connolly shares that both he and daughter, six weeks, have COVID-19: ‘It’s hard when your child is sick’
Kevin Connolly had some bad news to report on Friday.
The 47-year-old Entourage vet shared on Victory The Podcast that his daughter Kennedy Cruz, six weeks old, is sick with COVID-19.
“It’s been difficult. It’s hard when your kid is sick, you know? Because you really can’t do anything,” the actor shared with his former co-star Kevin Dillion and Doug Ellin before sharing that he also has COVID, even though he was vaccinated.
Bad month: Kevin Connolly had bad news to report on Friday. The 47-year-old Entourage vet shared on the Victory The Podcast podcast that his daughter Kennedy Cruz, six weeks old, is sick with COVID-19
Poor child: ‘It’s been hard. It’s hard when your kid is sick, you know? Because you really can’t do anything,” the actor shared with his former co-star Kevin Dillion and Doug Ellin before sharing that he also has COVID, even though he was vaccinated.
In the state of California, children must be 12 years of age and older to be vaccinated.
He shares the little girl – who was born in early June – with actress Zulay Henao, 42.
The TV chapter said it was “a rough week.” But things are going up.
‘She’s doing great. It’s just the congestion, but the fever has dropped and we’re all back on the road to recovery,” Nicky Hilton’s ex said.
Kevin also contracted COVID and said the symptoms were “cruel,” but it could have been a lot worse if he hadn’t been vaccinated.
The mother: He shares the little girl – who was born in early June – with actress Zulay Henao, 42
His partner has not yet contracted COVID, even though she takes care of both Kevin and Kennedy.
Connolly and Henao gave a glimpse of their daughter on her Instagram story in early June when she admitted she was “overwhelmed” knowing the right items to buy for her newborn.
She praised DockATot for their baby cot and wrote: ‘Thank you @dockatot. As a first time mom, I was so overwhelmed to make sure I had everything right for her. And you did not disappoint! Thank you for this beautiful gift. So versatile, handy and beautiful! #MommyApproved (sic)’
Zulay also thanked her friends for their support as she recovered from the birth.
He’s recovering: Kevin also contracted COVID and said the symptoms were ‘cruel’, but it could have been a lot worse if he hadn’t been vaccinated. Seen with Zulay in March
She added: ‘Life after childbirth is not too shabby! Today’s mantra: I am invulnerable. The human body is a masterpiece beyond our wildest imagination. Thanks to all my friends who contacted the TMI info that people don’t tell you about. I love you.(sic)’
In March, the star paid a moving tribute to his partner when he shared his excitement about fatherhood.
He showed one of their maternity photos and wrote on Instagram: “Most importantly I want to thank @zulay_henao my life partner in crime for the BIGGEST gift a man could ever ask for…I love you more than anything in the world[heart emoji] (sic)’
His show: From the left, with Kevin Dillon, Adrian Grenier and Jerry Ferrara Entourage on Entourage in 2004
The couple announced in December that they were expecting a baby.
The actress then revealed she was in her second trimester when she shared a photo of her tiny baby bump on Instagram with the caption “18 weeks.”
Zulay previously hinted that she and Kevin were expecting a baby together when she shared some sweet Christmas photos.
In two of the photos, Kevin put his hand on his partner’s stomach, sparking pregnancy speculation.
Zulay captioned the photo: ‘Merry Christmas y Feliz Navidad from our family to yours!’