Idris Elba tests positive for coronavirus
Idris Elba has taken to Twitter to reveal he has coronavirus.
The actor shared a two minute video alongside his wife Sabrina this evening.
Elba explained he was exposed to someone who tested positive for the virus on Friday and self-isolated immediately.
He showed no symptoms however, he received positive test results this morning.
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. pic.twitter.com/Lg7HVMZglZ
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) March 16, 2020
Elba's tweet reveals he is feeling OK and will keep fans updated on how he's doing.
He also urged people to wash their hands and maintain social distancing.