Jay Leno is returning to the comedy stage Sunday night time, two weeks after sustaining important burn accidents in a gasoline hearth.
The previous “Tonight Show” host will carry out in entrance of a sold-out crowd on the Comedy and Magic Membership in Hermosa Seashore, California, in line with a spokesperson for the membership.
Leno, an avid automotive collector, had been working beneath a car on November 12, when he was burned.
The 72-year-old underwent two surgical procedures to deal with his accidents, his doctor, Dr. Peter Grossman, mentioned. Leno suffered burns to his face and palms.
His physician famous that Leno was strolling round and cracking jokes throughout his keep on the Grossman Burn Heart.
The hospital introduced in a November 21 information assertion that Leno had been launched.
“Jay will receive follow-up care at the Grossman Outpatient Burn Clinic for burns to his face, chest and hands he received during a fire at his home garage,” the assertion mentioned.
Grossman mentioned he was happy with Leno’s restoration and “optimistic that he will make a full recovery.”
“Jay would like to let everyone know how thankful he is for the care he received, and is very appreciative of all of the well wishes,” the hospital added. “He is looking forward to spending Thanksgiving with his family and friends and wishes everyone a wonderful holiday.”
Leno is slated to carry out three further reveals on the Comedy and Magic Membership in December.