Arap Bethke Hospitalized In Mexico? Why Gaby Espino Boyfriend Was Rushed To Emergency Room

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Just days after confirming his fresh-out-of-the-oven relationship with Gaby Espino, telenovela actor Arap Bethke was rushed to the hospital! But why!? 

The alarming news was revealed by People en Español after noting that the Kenya-born Mexican actor suffered an accident during a hang out with his friend in Mexico City. According to the magazine, Bethke was hospitalized after a hot pan exploded in the kitchen, causing minor burns on the actor's forearms and part of his face. 

The Spanish-language entertainment magazine also informed that the Venezuelan actress and now, girlfriend, Gaby Espino put her vacation in Cancun on pause to travel to the capital and be by her boyfriend's side. In the article published Monday, it was stated that Bethke still remained in the hospital. 

Although Bethke and Espino have yet to confirm the news or make a statement regarding the actor's health, Bethke's publicist assures that the actor is in good condition. "Thank God he's out of danger and this afternoon he'll be able to leave the hospital," said Alberto Navarro to People en Español

We wish Arap a speedy recovery! In the meantime, let us remind you why Espino and Bethke are the new hot couple in town that are totally meant for each other. 

Gaby Espino, Arap Bethke Gaby Espino and Arap Bethke confirm their relationship. Getty Images

1) They are huge telenovela stars.
Espino has 15 telenovelas in her trajectory, while Bethke has 18 up his sleeves. Also, the two kicked off their careers in 1997. 

2) They have both starred in films.
In addition to their remarkable career in telenovelas, both Bethke and Espinno have also starred in film. 

3) They are both in their 30s.
Unlike Espino and Jencarlos Canela, who had a 10-year age difference (with the former being older), Espino, 38, is only two years older than 36-year-old Bethke.

4) They are both single parents. 
Espino is a mother of two: Oriana Lander, seven, and Nickolas Canela, four. Bethke, on the other hand, has two-year-old Paloma, who lives in Colombia with her mother, according to People En Español.

5) They both love to express their happiness on social media.
We are pretty sure these two are sending each other love messages on social media, as they have both recently shared happy and positive quotes on their Instagram accounts. "Everything happens when it's supposed to happen," wrote Espino. Bethke shared: "Take care of whoever makes you feel special." 

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Jessica Lucia Roiz

Jessica L. Roiz is a Miami-based bilingual journalist of Nicaraguan descent. In addition to Latin Times, she's published in VOXXI, The Miami Herald, Huffington Post, La Opinion, El Nuevo Herald, The Latin Kitchen and more. With over 10-years experience in digital media, she's nothing but passionate and creative with her work. When she's not writing or editing videos, she can be found listening to rock en Español, dancing bachata, reading Paulo Coelho, missing Selena Quintanilla or relaxing in Nicaragua. She's also the founder of ALoNica con la Roiz and PulsoPOP