12.04.2020

Comedian Dies After Filming Video About His Experience with COVID from Hospital Bed: 'This Is No Joke'

Comedian Dies After Filming Video About His Experience with COVID from Hospital Bed: 'This Is No Joke' Photo via Video screenshot People Magazine

A Los Angeles-based comedian is dead after documenting his experience with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on his social media to show the realities of the devastating disease.

Joe Luna — who performed under the name Joe El Cholo — died on Nov. 23, just days after he began sharing updates about his condition on Instagram, according to a post from his account.

The 38-year-old first spoke about his coronavirus diagnosis in a Nov. 21 post, writing in the caption, "Wow this is no joke and especially if you are diabetic, it will rain hard on your parade."

Read the full story at People Magazine.