Worrying rumors about Morgan Freeman’s health appear, as his representative confirms the rumors.

Morgan Freeman has reportedly been forced to cancel a UK press tour for his upcoming series Special Ops: Lioness due to a “contagious infection.”

The 86-year-old actor, known for his soothing and instantly recognizable voice, has elected to remain in the United States after getting a “fever,” with doctors fearing he got a “contagious infection.”

Freeman was scheduled to attend a press event for his spy program, which also stars (and is executive produced by) fellow Hollywood actresses Zoe Saldaa and Nicole Kidman.