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Tom Hanks says he and his wife Rita tested positive for coronavirus


(KRON) — Tom Hanks confirmed Wednesday that he and his wife Rita Wilson have tested positive for coronavirus.

The couple is currently in Australia and said they began to feel flu-like symptoms, the actor announced on social media.

Hanks said they felt tired, had colds and some body aches. Rita had chills that came and went, along with fevers.

As a precaution, the couple was tested for COVID-19 and the result came back positive.

Tom and Rita will be tested, observed and isolated for as long as public health and safety requires.

“Not much more to it than a one-day-at-a-time approach, no? We’ll keep the world posted and updated. Take care of yourselves!” he wrote on Instagram.

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