Yesterday, actor Tom Hanks announced, through an Instagram post, that he and his wife, Rita Wilson, have been diagnosed with Coronavirus.
The two actors are currently in Australia, where Hanks was to be cast in a movie about the life of Elvis Presley. “We felt a bit tired, like we had colds, and some body aches. Rita had some chills that came and went. Slight fevers, too. To play things right, as is needed in the world right now, we were tested for the coronavirus, and were found to be positive.” declared the award-winning actor.
Hours after the statement of the actor, the NBA announced that it has been suspended this season. Before that, the NBA tournaments were to be played without spectators.
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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, both 63, are very appreciated actors. Their situation has alarmed all America, in the context of the Coronavirus pandemic. Due to the virus, Warner Studios have been the most affected movie studio. Yesterday, they confirmed that they had canceled the production of “Riverdale”, a beloved teenager series. “The health and safety of our company members are always our top priority, and we are taking precautions to protect everyone who works on our productions around the world,” announced the worldwide-known studio, according to the New York Times.