Peter Andre was left devastated when he found out his 'incredible friend' is currently in a coma.
The 48-year-old singer and media personality shared a photograph on social media of his close friend who is currently in hospital.
Peter said he had been trying to contact his dear friend without realising he was in the hospital.
Andre shared a photograph of himself next to a picture of director James with his 1.6million followers on Instagram.
He wrote alongside the image: "My dear friend @jhickox. Please get well soon.
"I'm worried about you. An incredible friend, director, and screenwriter. I’ve sent him messages and called but sadly he is in a coma.
"Please all send your prayers to him so he can hopefully see this WHEN he wakes :(((( love you, friend."
Peter's followers rushed to leave a comment after hearing the upsetting news.
Hollyoaks star Jamie Lomas wrote: "Heartbroken," with a broken heart emoji.
Another wrote: "Wishing your friend a speedy recovery."
"Sending love and prayers," penned a third.
James and the Mysterious Girl singer have been close pals for years as they previously worked together on the television series Andre's Greek Odyssey in 2017.
The duo also worked together on Peter's acting debut in the horror movie The Undoing, which is yet to be released.
At the time, Peter shared a snap on Instagram as he reunited with his friend. He wrote: "Finally I’ve received (after months of talks) my first ever film script.
"Start filming in LA next year, and…it’s a damn big part…. wahoo.!
"I've only waited 44 years. @jhickox I'll see you soon brother."
Peter didn't share any more details about James' condition. His fans continue to wish for James' speedy recovery.
- Peter Andre
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