In early April of 2020, George’s spouse of 19 years, Ali Wentworth, revealed that she had examined constructive for the coronavirus. On the time, she famous that she was sharing a house with George and their two daughters collectively, Elliott and Harper.
Although she hoped that she would not unfold the virus to her family members, George introduced that he too had been identified with the virus lower than two weeks later.
Nonetheless, since George’s battle and subsequent restoration with the coronavirus, he has made quite a few TV appearances — from GMA to his Sunday collection This Week with George Stephanopoulos to, extra not too long ago, Howard Stern’s radio present on Could 13.
George has not defined why he has been lacking from GMA, or when he is anticipated to return to the collection. A brand new episode of This Week is ready to air on Sunday, Could 31, nevertheless it’s additionally unclear presently whether or not George can be internet hosting, or if a visitor host will fill in.
The anchor additionally has not posted to his social media accounts in fairly a while. His final tweet, which referenced his look on Howard Stern’s present, was posted on Could 13, whereas his Instagram account has not been up to date since 2016.
Although many viewers are noticing his absence, it is unclear presently why George is not on GMA.