Ricardo González Gutiérrez, better known in the artistic world as the clown Cepillín, was hospitalized in the emergency room this weekend, as revealed by the son of the beloved Mexican, through a video he shared on his social networks.

Ricardo González, posted a small clip on his Instagram, captured in the same instant in which he arrived at the clinical center in Mexico City, accompanied by his father to be treated for health ailments, which he did not explain.

Update: Ricardo González, better known as ” Cepillín ” has cancer in the spine and due to some heart complications today he had to be admitted to the intensive care area of the hospital he entered a few days ago due to spinal surgery, as confirmed One of his sons. Read More

“We are arriving here at the hospital, the Corporate Hospital Satellite. We are in the emergency room … we have just brought my father here to the hospital, “said the son of the children’s friend, who took the opportunity to ask his father’s fans to create a prayer chain, so that it is not about nothing too serious.

“Ask God that it is not something so serious,” added Cepillín’s son in the video.

The Mexican newspaper Excelsior echoed the news and assured that the clown Cepillín was not taken to the emergency room by COVID-19

The aforementioned media assured that Cepillín’s daughter, Ayde Gonzalez, assured that the health ailments that caused her father to be transferred from the emergency room to the hospital have nothing to do with the coronavirus that is overwhelmed in the Aztec country, as in other parts of the world.

“I ask you to please a chain of prayer for my dad, we are in the ER !! I clarify it is not Covid, thank God, “Cepillín’s daughter commented on her Instagram, where she shared a collage of photos with her father.


After knowing the news, there have been multiple messages of support and encouragement that the Cepillín family has received from the faithful followers of the beloved clown, considered one of the most outstanding and legendary figures of the Mexican artistic environment.

People en Español recalled that Cepillín suffered health problems in 2015, when he had to be admitted to a Mexican hospital after suffering heart failure, and although some sites assure that it could be a similar event this time, for now, there is nothing confirmed about your current ailments.


Cepillín was born in Mexico 75 years ago, and throughout his life, he has managed to consolidate a solid career in the world of entertainment, with more than a dozen recorded children’s albums, three films, and his participation in television shows, commercials, and public events.

Amelia Warner– After graduating from NYU with a master's degree in history, She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Amelia Warner mostly covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

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