Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, have left a hospital in Australia’s Queensland state five days after testing positive for the coronavirus, People magazine reported on Monday.
The pair are now resting at a rented home in Australia and remain under quarantine in the house, the U.S. magazine’s report said, citing a representative of the actor.
Last week, Hanks wrote on Twitter that he and Wilson had tested positive for the virus in Australia, where he is working on a film, after they felt tired and achy with slight fevers. Both Hanks and Wilson are 63 years old.
Hanks had traveled to the Gold Coast, on Australia’s east coast south of Brisbane, to begin filming a movie about Elvis Presley. He is set to play Presley’s manager, Colonel Tom Parker, in the Warner Bros production. Warner Bros is owned by AT&T.
Hanks and Wilson were the first major American celebrities known to have contracted the coronavirus, which causes a disease, COVID-19, that has killed more than 70 people and infected more than 3,800 in the United States.
Florida governor says parents can send asymptomatic kids exposed to COVID-19 back to school
Some ridings still too close to call with mail-in ballots still being counted
Sask. man faces child pornography, sexual assault charges in connection to daycare
Canada paused COVID-19 vaccine deliveries as supply far exceeds demand
Tom Ford’s fashion designer husband Richard Buckley dies at 72
Entertainment1 week ago
George Wein, Newport Jazz Festival co-founder, dies at 95
Europe4 days ago
Volcano erupts on Spain’s Atlantic island of La Palma; lava theatens homes
Canada1 week ago
Ontario releases new details on how people will prove their COVID-19 vaccine status starting Sept. 22
Other1 week ago
Ozone hole over Antarctica larger than usual, scientists say
Health1 week ago
U.K. recommends COVID-19 booster shots for over 50s
Other1 week ago
Amazon brings palm-swiping tech to Red Rocks concert venue
U.S7 days ago
Florida surpasses 50K COVID deaths after battling Delta wave
U.S1 week ago
Biden’s ‘summer of love’ with Europe hits an abrupt break-up