Idris Elba has tested positive for Coronavirus,
The actor shared the news on Twitter on Monday, explaining that while he doesn’t have any symptoms, but decided to get tested after realizing he had been exposed to someone who had tested positive.
He found out about that person’s diagnosis on Friday, and immediately quarantined himself, he shared in a video.
Elba captioned the video, “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.” The Thor star’s wife, Sabrina, has yet to be tested for Coronavirus, he revealed.
.Elba’s diagnosis is the latest in a string of celebrities who have tested positive for coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.
Coronavirus, and were found to be positive,” Hanks wrote at the time. “Well, now. What to do next? The Medical Officials have protocols that must be followed,” he continued. “We Hanks’ will be tested, observed, and isolated for as long as public health and safety requires.