LOS ANGELES (CBSNewYork)Broadway actor Nick Cordero is reportedly fighting for his life in a medically induced coma after being diagnosed with the coronavirus.

Cordero is hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles, where his leg was amputated due to COVID-19 complications.

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He’s been on a ventilator for a month and his lungs are severely damaged.


Cordero was a Tony nominee for “Bullets Over Broadway” and was last on Broadway in the musical adaptation of “A Bronx Tale.”

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His wife, Broadway dancer Amanda Kloots, told CBS This Morning’s Gayle King that she didn’t get a chance to kiss her husband the last time she saw him.

“I dropped him off, and, this is one of the saddest parts, I, you know, we thought I would see him in two hours,” Kloots said.

Kloots is hopeful her husband will wake up.

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A social media campaign was launched to show support.