A new case of cancer stalks Hollywood, and this time the affected person is the American actor And Hudson Campbell remembered for his interpretation of Santa Claus in the movie “My poor angel” hero Macaulay Culkin in 1990. The 61-year-old gentleman was diagnosed with oral cancer and, as reported by his family, he needed a very expensive operation.
His daughter Michaela decided to open a fundraising page ‘Go Find Me’ to get the $100,000 required for actor intervention and recovery. “Ken Hudson Campbell is a successful film, television and voice actor, and improvisational comedian who has been a union member for over 35 years.”
In the same requirement it reads: “On October 27, 2023, Ken was diagnosed with cancer, a tumor that quickly grew in the lower part of his mouth and began to attack his teeth.” Therefore, Muchaela explained that her father had to undergo surgery to remove the tumor and rebuild most of his jaw. This process takes about six months of recovery and following chemotherapies. By now they are almost up $98,000.
Emphasizing that Hudson is a loving father and continues his passion for acting, writing and sports, he admits the difficult situation he went through away from the screens and presented the limits to the development of his work. “It is possible that this procedure will affect your ability to work as an actor in the future. We are asking for your help so that Kenny can take advantage of the time ahead to regain his health and spend more time with family and friends. “Every time -prayers, positive thoughts, dollars or gestures of support mean a lot to our family.”
Campbell began his career in a comedy group Chicago, The Second City. After that, he was able to achieve some recognition after showing the “My poor angel”, one of the most watched Christmas movies of all time. A year later, he took the role of “Animals” in television series “Herman’s head” said Foxand also acts as Buckman in the 1996 comedy “Down Periscope.”
At the age of 61, Hudson has in his career participated in a period of Seinfeld called “The Seven”, playing the character of Ken. He also contains Bruce, the owner of a bookstore, in the movie Disney Channel from 1997 titled “Under Wraps.”