PUBLISHED: 18:50, Sun, Oct 18, 2020 | UPDATED: 18:50, Sun, Oct 18, 2020
The Wanted star Tom Parker, 32, was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour, known as a grade four glioblastoma, after suffering several seizures this summer. The singer's pregnant wife Kelsey Hardwick said they had an "inkling" and confessed she thought he was "depressed about having man flu".
I honestly thought he was depressed
In a joint interview together, Tom and Kelsey spoke about how they are feeling since the devastating news.
Tom began: "I’m still in complete shock, it’s so much to take in," before Kelsey added: "It has been a crazy six weeks.
"We had an inkling that something was wrong in July, but we never could have imagined it was this."
The popstar revealed he thought something was wrong with his health before being diagnosed.
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Tom Parker's wife thought star was depressed (Image: TOM PARKER INSTAGRAM/ITV)
Tom Parker and wife Kelsey talk to OK Magazine in exclusive interview (Image: OK MAGAZINE)
"I knew something wasn’t right, but I never expected it to be this," he said.
"You never think this will happen to you."
Kelsey then shared: "I honestly thought he was depressed about having man flu.
"We can’t even believe we’re having this conversation."
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