ABIGAIL Breslin has asked for “prayers and positivity” as her father is placed on a ventilator as he battles COVID-19.
The Little Miss Sunshine actress took to social media to tell fans the devastating news, calling on fans to “continue to wear your masks and follow protocol.”
Abigail revealed her father is battling COVID
“Unfortunately this post isn’t one I ever thought I’d have to make,” she shared.
“I’m asking for prayers and positivity sent this way for my daddy, Michael, who tested positive for covid-19 and this morning had to be placedon a ventilator.”
The star added: “We are continuing to stay positive and know he’s under great care. I’m extremely thanful for the nurses and doctors who are working hard to make sure he fight this virus.
“I have faith that things will turn around at any moment, but in the meantime please continue to wear your masks and follow COVID protocol.”
She shared the news on social media
Abigail found fame in 2006 in Little Miss Sunshine
She was nominated for an Oscar
The 24-year-old’s father is a telecommunications expert, computer programmer, and consultant.
Abigail was born in New York, and has two older brothers, Ryan and Spencer, who are also actors.
The child star burst onto the scene with her standout performance in 2002 smash hit film, Signs, and then gained further critical acclaim in the 2006 flick, Little Miss Sunshine.
Abigail received an Oscar nomination for her role as Olive Hoover, as well as a nomination for the Screen Actors Guild Award.
Abigail has two brothers
She previously starred in a Dirty Dancing remake
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