Ashton Irwin Hospitalized for Appendicitis: Now Doing Good [WATCH VIDEO]

By Ambika Thakur | 2 years ago
Ashton Irwin Hospitalized for Appendicitis: Now Doing Good [WATCH VIDEO]

The “5 Seconds Of Summer,” group got some distressing news on Wednesday. According to,  the band had to call off their impending  Japan and U.K. tripsdue to bandmate Ashton Irwin’s bad health. Ashton Irwin has been hospitalized with appendicitis. “The 5 Seconds of Summer,” star underwent surgery for the ailment at a medical facility in his native Australia on Wednesday. Read on to learn more about Movie News Guide's (MNG) report on the Ashton Irwin’s Hospitalization.

The band has cancelled a number of impending appearances to give him time to make a full recovery. The ‘She Looks So Perfect,” hit-makers announced the news on their website on Thursday on Oct. 15, 2014.


“Hi guys, we have some news for you today. Ashton has come down with a case of appendicitis and had to have an operation. He’s doing great and will be back up & running in no time, but he’ll need to rest up for the next week or so… Unfortunately this means that we’ll no longer be able to fly back to the UK this weekend for the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards. We will also be postponing next week’s trip to Japan (more info to come soon),” reads the statement on official website.

Irwin also apologized to his fans on Twitter.

Instantaneously upon hearing the gloomy news, fans took to Twitter to express their concerns and wish for Irwin’s wellbeing. Let us have look at how fans are expressing their feeling about the Irwin.

“Ash, please get well soon! And don't worry, we understand. We just hope you get better,” wrote a username FOUR.

“Poor baby 🙁 i love you & i hope you get better. we love you, hang in there bud,” shared an username Michael Clifford.

“this breaks my heart so much ash this is not your fault please dont think youve let anyone down you need time to recover love u,” wrote a username Eleni Loves Liam.

In the meantime the group will miss the upcoming Teen Awards, The Vamps, Ariana Grande, Rixton, Ella Henderson and Labrinth will be performing at the annual event.  Ashton and his band mates- Luke Hemmings, Michael Clifford, Calum Hood- are line up to perform at next month's ARIA Awards in Sydney in his native Australia.

According to a statement from the band, Irwin is “doing great,” and is expected to be “back up & running in no time.” We hope that Irwin feels better soon!"

And that’s it for MNG’s report on Ashton Irwin’s Hospitalization. For more information about the band’s new shows and news about your favorite celebrities, movies and TV shows, check Movie News Guide (MNG) daily.

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