Kim Atienza now '100 percent healed' from COVID-19 | Inquirer Entertainment

Kim Atienza now ‘100 percent healed’ from COVID-19

/ 11:38 AM June 04, 2022
Kim Atienza

Kim Atienza (Image: Instagram/@kuyakim_atienza)

Kim Atienza is now fully recovered from COVID-19 after he earlier tested positive for the novel coronavirus and was placed in isolation.

The TV host announced his recovery while showing himself singing Rascal Flatts’ song “I Won’t Let Go” on his Instagram page yesterday, June 3.


“I am now 100 percent healed of [COVID-19]. Thank you dear God for being there for me all the time,” he said.

Atienza also quoted the Bible verse, “I will say of the LORD, ‘He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.’ Surely he will save you from the fowler’s snare and from the deadly pestilence.”


View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Kuya Kim (@kuyakim_atienza)

Celebrities Ogie Alcasid, Chesca Garcia, Jugs Jugueta and Geneva Cruz, as well as broadcasters Connie Sison and Arnold Clavio were among those who expressed gratefulness for Atienza’s good news.

“God is good! happy to know you’re ok,” Sison said.

“Yay! I’m so happy! Ingat (Take care), friend,” Cruz told Atienza.

Chesca Garcia, Ogie Alcasid, Jugs Jugueta comments

Image: Instagram/@kuyakim_atienza

Connie Sison, Geneva Cruz, Arnold Clavio comments

Image: Instagram/@kuyakim_atienza

Atienza revealed last May 28 that he was in isolation after contracting the coronavirus. He was not able to attend his daughter Eliana’s high school graduation because of his condition at the time.

Atienza formerly appeared in various programs in ABS-CBN before transferring to GMA Network in October last year. He now hosts the trivia segment “Kuya Kim, Ano Na?” on “24 Oras” and co-hosts the morning talk show “Mars Pa More” with Camille Prats and Iya Villania.  /ra



Kim Atienza misses daughter’s graduation after testing positive for COVID-19

Kim Atienza claps back at those who claim he lost viewers after leaving ABS-CBN

The hottest entertainment news straight to your inbox

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: covid-19, Geneva Cruz, Kim Atienza, Ogie Alcasid, TV hosts
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2022 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.