Zsa Zsa debunks Dolphy death rumors

Posted at 08/31/2011 9:48 AM | Updated as of 08/31/2011 1:11 PM
King of Comedy Dolphy and Zsa Zsa Padilla. File photo

MANILA, Philippines - Divine Diva Zsa Zsa Padilla disputed Thursday morning reports that her long-time partner, Comedy King Dolphy Quizon, died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday night.

In her official Twitter account, Padilla stressed that Dolphy is doing fine and was sleeping when the issue circulated on Twitter.

"NOT TRUE. Every month na lang?! He is sleeping," Padilla said.

The singer added that she's not offended by the news stressing that there's no truth to it. However, she said that relatives from abroad might panic upon hearing the false rumors.

" Hi, guys. Not offended by news 'coz no truth to it naman. I am so used to it na. Wag lang makakarating sa nga kamag-anak sa abroad kasi...syempre, magaalala sila. Thanks for all your prayers. Dolphy is fine and still taping for PIDOL'S WONDERLAND for TV5. ☺☻," Padilla added.

Speculations about Dolphy's "death" spread on Twitter on Thursday morning. It even said that Dolphy was rushed to St. Luke's Medical Hospital.

It was not the first time that rumors of Dolphy's death spread.