Deadline reported a shocking news on Wednesday that Actor Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson have been tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. It was also confirmed by Tom Hanks’ publicist to the freelance journalist Yashar Ali.
Tom Hanks stated to deadline that,”Hello, folks. Rita and I are down here in Australia. We felt a bit tired, like we had colds, and some body aches. Rita had some chills that came and went. Slight fevers too.” He also stated the same in a Twitter post. He and his wife were facing symptoms after which the got tested and the results were positive. He further stated,”We Hanks’ will be tested observed, and isolated for as long as public health and safety requires. Not much more to it than a one-day-at-a-time approach, no? We’ll keep the world posted and updated. Take care of yourselves!”
Warner Bros is currently working on the Coronavirus case as it stated,”working closely with the appropriate Australian health agencies to identify and contact anyone who may have come in direct contact with the individual. The health and safety of our company members is always our top priority, and we are taking precautions to protect everyone who works on our productions around the world. The individual who tested positive for COVID-19 is currently receiving treatment.”
Thomas Jeffery Hanks is an famous American actor and filmmaker. He has a vast career of multiple succesfull movies and is regarded as one the best actors in the world. Some of his movies include Forrest Gump (1994), Apollo 13 (1995), You’ve Got Mail (1998), The Green Mile (1999), Cast Away (2000), Road to Perdition (2002), Cloud Atlas (2012), Captain Phillips (2013), Saving Mr. Banks (2013), Sully (2016), Turner & Hooch (1989), A League of Their Own (1992), Sleepless in Seattle (1993), Philadelphia (1993), Splash (1984), Bachelor Party (1984), Big (1988). He did the voiceover work of Woody in the Toy Story series. He has won multiple awards including Golden Globe Award, Academy Award and people’s choice award.
Tom Hanks married actress Rita Wilson in the year 1988. They have two children