As the number of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infections is on the rise worldwide, an increasing number of celebrities have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus. Aside from Tom Hanks and “bond girl” Olga Kurylenko, here is a shortlist of celebrities who have tested positive for coronavirus so far.
美國職籃NBA 杜蘭特 | NBA player Kevin Durant
The NBA superstar Kevin Durant (also known as KD) and three other players on the Brooklyn Nets have tested positive for coronavirus. KD said that he’s feeling fine and not showing any symptoms, but remains in isolation, according to The Athletic.
“Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine,” Durant told The Athletic.
影壇大亨哈維溫斯坦 | Harvey Weinstein
Hollywood disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein, who has been found guilty of rape and sexual abuse, tested positive for COVID-19 on March 21 in prison.
美國女星黛碧梅瑟（Debi Mazar）| Debi Mazar
Debi Mazar, an American actress starring Goodfellas, announced on March 21 on her Instagram account that she contracted the coronavirus disease.
I have just tested positive for Covid-19.I AM OK! About a month ago my entire home(husband and two teen daughters) got an odd bug- Low grade fever,headaches,sore throat,body aches,ears ringing and a dry cough.It cleared up quickly.Seasonal I thought?but it felt unusual/different… Two weeks later,March 15th,I woke up with all those same symptoms but super intense body aches,and 102.4 fever.I figured maybe I got the flu or..Corona? I had had cocktails the evening prior,and smoked a few cigarettes. I figured I had jacked my immune system from having a fun night with friends.I called a doctor/friend to ask if I could get the Covid-19 test on 3/16.He said NO,I didn’t meet the criteria.I hadn’t recently traveled out of the country&I hadnt been with someone who had actually tested positive.I found this kind of a CRAZY criteria for a NY’er as I had taken the subway,gone to the theater,the grocery store,the pharmacy,hair salon,etc.I was the Mom who was trying to prepare the home and get supplies&bleach wipes,dry goods.extra food etc. Because we have Italian family in Italy and we follow the news closely,my biggest panic was why were they not closing schools in NYC &forbidding movement outside the home without permission,like China and all of Europe? Prospect Park yesterday,i hear was jumpin’! A friend told me that CityMD/Urgent Care in my neighborhood had test kits,which appealed to me as I wanted to stay away from the hospital. I went on 3/17.First I was tested for the flu-which was negative.Then they tested me for Covid-19. I was sent home and told to quarantine myself until I had results,which would take 3-7 days(in S.Korea it takes two hours) Well..today is day 5 and I just found out.Im hoping I’ve been through the worst of it already.Its very “morphy”.One day I feel crappy and the next I’m normal.Today my lungs are heavy,but I’m tough. I can breath,and I’m going to heal here,in my own home!My family is under quarantine for 14 days.They have no symptoms.I think we all had it possibly already?Who knows. Anyhow,stay home people!Protect yourselves&your loved ones.Build up your immune systems.Good Luck&God Bless us all! #alonetogether #physicaldistancing #stayhome
A post shared by Debi Mazar (@debimazar) on Mar 21, 2020 at 1:01pm PDT
天團「邦喬飛」鍵盤手大衛布萊恩 | Bon Jovi keyboardist David Bryan
David Bryan, 58, the Bon Jovi keyboardist, announced March 21 that he tested positive for COVID-19 after feeling sick for a week. Brayan said, “Please don’t be afraid!!! It’s the flu, not the plague. I’ve have been quarantined for a week and will for another week. And when I feel better, I’ll get tested again to make sure I’m free of this nasty virus.”
Kristofer Hivju, who played Tormund Giantsbane in the “Game of Thrones,” confirmed that he tested positive for COVID-19 and is self-isolating at home with his family.
Greetings from Norway! Sorry to say that I, today, have tested positive for COVID19, Corona virus. My familiy 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. Together we can fight this virus and avert a crisis at our hospitals. Please take care of each other, keep your distance, and stay healthy! Please visit your country's Center for Disease Control's website, and follow the regulations for staying safe and protecting not just yourselves, but our entire community, and especially those at risk like the elderly and people with pre-existing conditions. @grymolvaerhivju #fightcorona #solidarity #takecare #folkehelseinstituttet Thanks to @panoramaagency
A post shared by Kristofer Hivju (@khivju) on Mar 16, 2020 at 1:48pm PDT
《冰雪奇緣2》配音員瑞秋麥修斯 | Rachel Matthews
The “Frozen 2” actress, who voiced Honeymarenin in the Disney movie, announced March 16 that she tested positive and was underging self-quarantine.
— Yazie13 (@frozenari13) March 16, 2020
更多 ChinaPost 新聞
美國人在家工作防疫 推特瘋傳超克難臨時辦公室 | Hilarious photos of work form home setups unveiled
Siri 推出新冠肺炎初步診斷器 助用戶自我篩檢 | Siri update brings COVID-19 screening survey to you
台灣女婿安德跟波蘭家人說 「台灣是世界上最安全的地方！」 | Is living in Taiwan safe? Polish photographer praises Taiwan’s response to outbreak