The 46-year-old actor made an look on “The Discuss” and defined the way it occurred.
“I simply discovered that I’ve been vaccinated towards Covid since September of final yr,” he instructed the hosts.
“Round September of final yr I used to be on the telephone with my buddy and yours, Ken Jeong, Dr. Ken. And he was telling me about this vaccine trial that was happening, and so they had been in search of Asian candidates,” Park detailed.
“I used to be pondering, oh that’s attention-grabbing. Then, I discovered it was close to my residence, not far, and I used to be bored as a result of it was the pandemic. I used to be caught in the home. And I used to be like, possibly I ought to donate my physique to science,” the “Recent Off the Boat” star joked.
Park added, “I figured it might be my method of type of, combating this factor taking place all through the world. So, I enlisted within the trial. And I didn’t know if I received the placebo or the precise vaccine, however I simply discovered yesterday that I received the vaccine.”
The Los Angeles resident is among the youthful stars to this point to get one of many coronavirus vaccines in distribution.
Just lately, Sir Anthony Hopkins, Steve Martin, Judi Dench, and Arnold Schwarzenegger all revealed they acquired the vaccination.
“THANK YOU http://PublicHealth.LACounty.Gov CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Middle, and my expensive buddy, Dr. Maria Teresa Ochoa. Gentle on the finish of the tunnel (after one yr of self imposed quarantine),” Hopkins, 83, wrote on Twitter.
Schwarzenegger, 73, wrote, “Right now was day. I’ve by no means been happier to attend in a line. Should you’re eligible, be a part of me and signal as much as get your vaccine. Include me if you wish to dwell!”
Whereas Martin, 75, joked, “Excellent news/Unhealthy information. Excellent news: I simply received vaccinated! Unhealthy information: I received it as a result of I’m 75. Ha! The operation in NYC was easy as silk (sorry concerning the cliché @BCDreyer!) and hosted to perfection by the US Military and Nationwide Guard. Thanks all, and thanks science.”
In royal information, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip additionally acquired the vaccine, in addition to Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II.