David Rees, best known for his role as Chris Welman in 7de Laan, has been admitted to the hospital. The actor recently suffered a heart attack, according to TSZ Mzansi‘s reports
According to a Facebook post, David Rees’s family is in need of financial assistance to cover his medical fees.
The soapie has set up a fundraising page on Facebook and is looking for aid from South Africans, mostly, viewers of the show.
“We come to you with a plea from the depths of our hearts. Actor David Rees, known for his unforgettable portrayal of Chris Welman in 7de Laan, has recently suffered a devastating heart attack.”
“This unforeseen event has left him in urgent need of a double bypass surgery, placing not only physical but also emotional and financial burdens upon him and his family.”
“In this moment, we cannot ignore the desperate situation his family now faces. The weight of overwhelming medical expenses has fallen upon their shoulders, hindering their ability to fully support David’s recovery.”
“Unfortunately David does not have medical aid, making this already daunting journey even more challenging. We humbly ask you, to extend a helping hand. No contribution is too small or too large; every act of generosity counts.”
“Your financial support will alleviate the immense strain on David’s family, providing them with the breathing room they so desperately need.”