Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, are in Australia and announced they have both tested positive for Coronavirus. Hanks posted a message on social media channels telling fans they “felt a bit tired, like we had colds and some body aches.”
They decided to get tested to be safe and it came back positive.
“Well, now. What do do next?.” Hanks continued. “The Medical Officials have protocols that must be followed. We Hanks’ will be tested, observed and isolated for as long as public health and safety requires.”
He added they would take it one day at a time and keep everyone posted.
— Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) March 12, 2020
Shortly after his announcement, his son Chet went on social media to give an update on his parents as well.
“They’re not trippin, but they’re going through the necessary health precautions.” – Chet Hanks, son of Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, on his parents getting Coronavirus. pic.twitter.com/COLxo5XyUS
— Lights, Camera, Pod (@LightsCameraPod) March 12, 2020