Bert Newton has been admitted to hospital in Melbourne again, suffering complications from pneumonia.
The comedian was taken to Epworth ED on Wednesday night with a lingering cough, after first being diagnosed with pneumonia over a month ago.
Doctors at the hospital told 9NEWS they hope x-rays will shed some light on his illness.
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Bert’s wife Patti had wanted to attend the Logie Awards with her husband on Sunday night but he wasn’t well enough.