The coronavirus pandemic has rapidly become the top prominent issue in the world. This is a global health threat that concerns people of all ages, race, or status. Even celebrities are not invincible as reports have shown that a lot of celebrities around the world have fallen victim and tested positive to the virus.
This news breaks the hearts of a lot of people who look up tp and admire these celebrities. We have brought you a list of the celebrities who have tested positive for COVID 19.
1. Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
This couple was in Australia for the production of a movie when they announced they had the disease. Two weeks after showing the symptoms, Hanks assured that they had been feeling better.
2. Idris Elba
This popular British actor tested positive for the coronavirus on March 16, which confirmed in a video he posted on Twitter. He urged his fans to be vigilant about washing their hands and remain aware as people may be asymptomatic carriers of the virus.
3. Sophie Grégoire Trudeau
Sophie Grégoire Trudeau is the wife of Justin Trudeau, the Canadian Prime Minister. According to the New York Times, she tested positive for the coronavirus on March 12.
4. Lucian Grainge
Lucian Gringe is the CEO of Universal Music. He tested positive for the Coronavirus after which he has been hospitalized. According to The Hollywood Reporter, he is receiving treatment at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Centre in Los Angeles.
5. Kevin Durant
Before the NBA postponed the rest of the 2019 – 2020 season, Kevin Durant and three other players on the Brooklyn Nets team tested positive for the virus.
6. Daniel Dae Kim
After production on a show was suspended, Daniel Dae Kim returned home and started exhibiting symptoms of COVID 19. He tested positive and has since then quarantined himself at home. He shared his symptoms in a 10-minute video, explaining his diagnosis and he’s been isolated at his home in Hawaii.
7. Colton Underwood
On March 20, Colton Underwood took to social media to announce that he tested positive for coronavirus. He urged his fans to stay safe.
8. Andy Cohen
Andy Cohen, the popular TV host announced on Instagram on March 20 that he tested positive for the coronavirus. The host of Watch What Happens Live urges everyone to stay home and stay safe.
9. Slim Thug
Slim Thug announced on Instagram that he tested positive for the virus. He claimed that up until then, he had been self quarantined and staying at home.
10. Prince Charles
It has been confirmed that Prince Charles of Wales has tested positive to coronavirus after showing mild symptoms. He is said to be in good health, however. Reports claim that he was in contact with Prince Albert of Monaco tested positive a few days after. This could be when he got exposed to the virus.
This proves, beyond all reasonable doubt, that COVID 19 should not be joked with. It gets more serious by the day. Even celebrities are victims and so it is no respecter of anything. Hence, stay safe.