Celebrities with Coronavirus: Which Celebrities Have Tested for Coronavirus and Who is Self-Isolating?

by Massiva A.

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Celebrities with Coronavirus: Which Celebrities Have Tested Positive for Coronavirus?


We are all human being, with the same immune system and the Coronavirus makes us understand that whoever we are, we are at risk of contamination. Only what we have done, who we have seen, where we have been in the last few weeks, when the barrier gestures and precautionary measures were not so widespread, can affect the possibility of contamination. Meaning that celebrities can be contaminated, such as all of us. There are already a few tested positive to the COVID-19 or Coronavirus.

These celebrities with Coronavirus are part of the 190,943 cases reported worldwide. Of these cases, 7,546 died and 80,889 recovered. From the 102,508 currently infected, 95,987 are in mild condition and 6,521 or 6% are in a serious or critical state (as of March 17, 2020 17:01 GMT). These stats show that we can totally be confident in a recovery and a better situation, so as the celebrities with Coronavirus claim. These are the celebrities with Corona and their stories!

Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson, 55 years old, said he had tested positive for coronavirus. He is now self-isolating in Downing Street but continue to lead the government. He experiences mild symtoms including a temperature and a cough
He said he had experienced mild symptoms over the past 24 hours, including a temperature and cough, but would continue to lead the government. He said on his Twitter account "Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government's response via video-conference as we fight this virus." adding an hashtag #StayHomeSaveLives.

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Prince Charles

Prince Charles, 71 years old, have just been diagnosed with coronavirus. He is now self-isolating in Balmoral, Scotland with his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall that has been tested as well but does not have the virus. A spokesman said that he is "in good health" experiencing mild symptoms. 

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Harvey Weinstein

The famous former movie producer Harvey Weinsten who recently made the headlines for his trial and prison sentence for sexual assault and rape, has just tested positive for the coronavirus. He has been placed in isolation at Wende Correctional Facility, according to Michael Powers, president of the New York State Correctional Officers.

Harvey Weinstein coronavirus

Kevin Durant

The Brooklyn Nets basketball superstar Kevin Durant tests positive for the coronavirus and commented "Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine. We're going to get through this.". 3 other players of the team have been tested positive, names haven't been revealed yet.

Kevin Durant coronavirus


Rudy Gobert

Rudy Gobert, NBA player from Utah Jazz has been diagnosed with Coronavirus. After being tested positive for coronavirus , the game between Oklahoma and Utah was abruptly canceled. Rudy Gobert reacted by apologizing and thanking his fans for their support. He also referred to resent not having taken this into serious before it's too late. He declared on his Twitter account:

" I hope my story serves as a warning and causes everyone to take this seriously. I will do whatever I can to support using my experience as way to educate others and prevent the spread of this virus.
I am under great care and will fully recover. Thank you again for all your support. I encourage everyone to take all of the steps to stay safe and healthy. Love "

Rudy Gobert, like all celebrities, asks his audience to take the threat very seriously and urges the public to protect themselves as much as possible.

Rudy Gobert Coronavirus

Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson

Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson have been diagnosed with Coronavirus while in Australia for pre-production work on a film about singer Elvis Presley. Tom Hanks, loved by tons of fans, and greatly appreciated for his main hit Forest Gump, has been released from a Queensland hospital in Australia. They now have to follow medical protocols and isolate themselves as long as public health and safety requires. His last tweet was saying: "Thanks to the Helpers. Let's take care of ourselves and each other. Hanx".

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Kristofer Hivju

Kristofer Hivju, the actor of "Game of Thrones" , playing Tormund Giantsbane on the HBO series, has recently declared he tested positive for Covid-19.

He declared Monday 16th March on his Instagram account: "
Greetings from Norway! Sorry to say that I, today, have tested positive for COVID19, Coronavirus. My family and I are self-isolating at home for as long as it takes. We are in good health - I only have mild symptoms of a cold. There are people at higher risk for who this virus might be a devastating diagnosis, so I urge all of you to be extremely careful; wash your hands, keep 1,5 meters distance from others, go in quarantine; just do everything you can to stop the virus from spreading...

Kristofer Hivju appealed to people to stay safe and protect each other by following the current regulations and do everything that is possible to avoid any risky behavior. Stay safe!

Kristofer Hivju

Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta, former football player and current manager of the Arsenal football team has been diagnosed with Coronavirus after he has experienced a few symptoms. His wife Lorena Bernal has shared an update on the Arsenal coach saying that he is feeling fine and thanking his fans for their messages of support. The club is now lockdown by prevention.

Mikel Arteta just declared a few days ago: "
Thanks for your words and support. Feeling better already. We’re all facing a huge & unprecedented challenge. Everyone’s health is all that matters right now. Protect each other by following the guidelines & we’ll come through this together. Well done PL for making the right decisions". Get Well!

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Lucian Grainge

The Universal CEO and Chairman Lucian Grainge have been tested positive to Coronavirus, shaking at the same time all the music industry. He fell very ill with the disease and is hospitalized in a Los Angeles Hospital. He celebrated his 60-year on February 29 in Palm Springs, where many influential celebrities and musicians, for instance, Tim Cook, chief executive of Apple, attended the party. Some may cringe, knowing that symptoms can take up to two weeks to appear... 

Lucian Grainge Coronavirus

Trey Thompkins

Trey Thompkins, American basketball player, playing at Real Madrid tests positive for Coronavirus. The two football and basketball teams of Real Madrid shared the same facilities and have been asked to remain in quarantine. Nobody else has been detected positive to the virus so far. He has recently published a message via his Twitter account saying: "Thank you to EVERYONE who has sent love and/or checked up on me. I’m feeling great and just waiting for the virus to pass at this point. Really means a lot". Feel Well!

Trey Thompkins

Idris Elba

Idris Elba, an English actor, writer, and producer have declared that he has coronavirus. He is known for his role of Stringer Bell in the HBO, for Nelson Mandela's in the biographical film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and much more, as well as for his music career. He explained in his tweet that he has no symptoms so far but has been isolated since he found out about his possible exposure to the virus. He then claimed "Stay home people and be pragmatic. I will keep you updated on how I'm doing." 

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Sophie Gregoire Trudeau 

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, wife of Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau became ill after a trip to the United Kingdom where she honored a speaking engagement in London. She had experienced mild flu-like symptoms including a low fever before she was diagnosed with coronavirus.

She has sent this recent message to the public: "First, I'd like to say a big thank you to all of you who have reached out to me asking how I'm doing. Although I'm experiencing uncomfortable symptoms of the virus, I will be back on my feet soon. Being in quarantine at home is nothing compared to other Canadian families who might be going through this and for those facing more serious health concerns. We will get through this situation together. Please share the facts and take your health seriously."

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Prince Albert II of Monaco

Monaco's Prince Albert II has tested positive for the coronavirus, which makes him first reigning monarch or country's head to have the virus. An official statement said that his health is not in danger and that the situation is not worrying at all. The palace's statement also said:  "His Serene Highness urges the people of Monaco to respect the measures of confinement and to limit contact with others to a minimum".

Prince Albert II Monaco

Olga Kurylenko

Olga Kurylenko, best known for her role in the James Bond film Quantum of Solace says she has coronavirus. She recently shared on Instagram: "Locked up at home after having tested positive for Coronavirus. I’ve actually been ill for almost a week now. Fever and fatigue are my main symptoms. Take care of yourself and do take this seriously!".



Stay tuned, we'll keep you updated of all celebrities tested positive to coronavirus. We send them all tons of loving thoughts!