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Idris Elba Says He's Past the Quarantine Period, But Still Can't Go Home - Watch! (Video)

Idris Elba Says He's Past the Quarantine Period, But Still Can't Go Home - Watch! (Video)

Idris Elba is feeling better after his diagnosis, but he isn’t out of the woods yet.

The 47-year-old Luther actor gave an update on his health on Tuesday (March 31), telling his fans that he and wife Sabrina are “asymptomatic” after their positive diagnosis amid the pandemic.

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“We’ve passed the quarantine period, but we’re a little bit in limbo — we can’t get a flight back home. So we just have to sit still for a little bit,” he said.

“Other than that, we’re OK and we’re so thankful that I think the worst of it is probably past.”

If you didn’t know, Idris was on location about to start working on a movie when he found out he needed to be quarantined.

“We’re both good mentally, just trying to stay optimistic. I hope you guys are too, keeping yourselves sane and not getting too worried and too panicked. Take it from me, man, I thought I definitely was gonna see the worst of it, as an asthmatic, but I got through it. And you can too.”

Many celebrities have come forward with their positive diagnosis amid the pandemic to encourage social distancing. Find out who else…

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