Actor Idris Elba tests positive for coronavirus

The actor was tested after someone with whom he was in contact tested positive.
2:05 | 03/16/20

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Transcript for Actor Idris Elba tests positive for coronavirus
Look this morning I because those results back full rotavirus. And they came back positive. Yet and it sucks com listen I'm doing okay. Sabrina hasn't been tested. She's doing okay. A home I was. Adding that any symptoms. I got tested because I realized I was oh. Exposed to someone who'd horse. Tested positive. I found out lost for art we tested positive quarantine myself Angela test immediately. Good results Tuesday. But this is serious and it's time to really think about social distancing and Washington this. Beyond that there were people out there who aren't Sharon Simpson's. And that can easily spread McKay. Now as a career excellence would be really vigilant about Washington is in keeping you'll distance attack. We've told off bombings. They're very supportive. The total colleagues. And you know. Transparency. Is probably the best thing for this one now he'll feeling ill when you feel like he should be tested we've been exposed. And do something about it all right that's really important that we live in a divided world right now we can Ophelia. Stempel. God knows its consulate it's seen as limp that thing came about each other there's so many people. Whose lives have been affected from those who have lost people when they loved to people that don't even have it and lost their livelihoods. This is real time. I just wanted to. Shed my knees did you guys. I don't keep you updated as how you doing. This follow through and okay. Armed men stay positive and don't freak out.

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