Mel Gibson privately battled COVID-19 earlier this year. The controversial Australian filmmaker was admitted to a hospital in the United States back in April.
Reporters for at least one week. The 64-year-old actor reportedly dealt with his illness in private and has since tested negative for the virus several times.
"He tested positive in April and spent a week in the hospital," a rep for Gibson told the publication.
The rep also shared information on Gibson's health battle, revealing that he "was treated with the drug Remdesivir, while in the hospital."
"[He] has tested negative numerous times since then as well as positive for the antibodies," the rep said.
Gibson is the latest famous figure to make headlines after contracting COVID-19. In the US, there have been over 4.1 million cases of the disease and over 147,000 deaths in the past five months.