Idris Elba Confirms He’s Tested Positive For Coronavirus!
Another actor has announced that they’re positive with the Coronavirus. Actor Idris Elba has announced that he’s tested positive for COVID-19, the illness associated with the new coronavirus. Read on for more about Idris Elba Positive Coronavirus…
This morning I tested positive for Covid 19. I feel OK, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I found out about my possible exposure to the virus. Stay home people and be pragmatic. I will keep you updated on how I’m doing ???? No panic. pic.twitter.com/Lg7HVMZglZ
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) March 16, 2020
CelebNHealth247.com reports that English actor and heartthrob Idris Elba announcement on Monday, saying that he felt okay and he hasn’t felt any symptoms so far.
Idris Elba confirms he tested positive for Coronavirus in a video posted on Twitter:
This morning, I got some test results back for coronavirus, and it came back positive…Yeah, and it sucks.
Idris Tested Positive Coronavirus Details:
Idris says he decided to get tested for the virus after he learned that he came in contact with someone who tested positive.
Elba wife Sabrina Dhowre hasn’t been tested for the virus yet. She is doing alright as well.
The 47-year-old husband and sex symbol went on to urge others to be pragmatic by staying home and practicing social distancing to help prevent the spread of the virus.
he released this statement:
Now is the time to really think about social distancing, washing your hands. Beyond that there are people out there that are not showing symptoms and that can easily spread it, so now’s a real time to be really vigilant about washing your hands and keeping your distance.
Elba joins Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson among the celebrities who have come forward and announced being positive for COVID-19.