Tyrese Posts Heartbreaking Photo From His Mother's Hospital Bedside

by Alex Ungerman 12:12 PM PST, December 08, 2015
Playing Tyrese Posts Heartbreaking Photo From His Mother's Hospital Bedside

Tyrese Gibson is asking for prayers for his mother.

The Fast & Furious actor posted a moving photo to Instagram on Tuesday showing him holding the hand of his mother, Priscilla, writing, "Praying over every breath she takes..... Our family needs you like never before..... Our beloved mother - she's all we have... #PrayerWarriors we welcome your most sincere prayers...."

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The 36-year-old actor is by his mother's bedside in a Los Angeles, California, hospital, where she remains on a ventilator in critical condition, according to TMZ.

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The R&B singer has always been very giving to his loved ones, and last week, he revealed to ET that he just purchased quite the gift for his 8-year-old daughter, Shayla.

"I just bought my daughter an island," he said at the GQ Men of the Year party. "Can't say [where]. She knows all about it and the island is called Love Island. I'll be putting it up on my Facebook soon."

In November, Tyrese told ET that making a better life for Shayla is what drives his career.

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"There's a lot of people and we know plenty who wake up every day trying to figure out how to be more famous," he explained. "For me, I'm just really focused on being able to leave a legacy for my little angel to take over. She's my boss. I work for her. Every deal I close is on her behalf. So when I travel, every meeting, lunch, conversation I have is directly inspired by Shayla."

Watch ET's latest conversation with Tyrese below.