Idris Elba has announced he has tested positive for Coronavirus.
The actor says he hasn’t experienced any symptoms. He simply got tested because someone he has been in contact with tested positive.
He immediately got tested and isolated himself.
Idris’ wife, Sabrina Elba, has not yet been tested.
The award-winning actor tweeted:
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.
Watch below as he explains:
He went on to encourage others to be vigilant in taking care of themselves and being safe during this trying time.
Sending prayers to Idris and everyone dealing with this!