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Colin Hanks Updates Fans on Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson's Coronavirus Diagnosis

Colin Hanks, the son of Tom Hanks, has posted an update on how Tom and Rita Wilson are doing amid their diagnosis of Coronavirus.

“We are so grateful for the outpouring of support from everyone. My parents are receiving excellent care in Australia and are doing well (and in good spirits) given the circumstances,” the 42-year-old actor posted on Instagram. “Despite the fact that I’m in LA and haven’t seen them in over three weeks, we have been in constant contact and am confident that they will make a full recovery.”

We’re so happy to hear that the Hanks‘ are on their way to a full recovery!

See what Chet Hanks had to say about his parents’ diagnosis.

Rita Wilson Shares About Her 'Coronavirus Vacation' with Tom Hanks

Rita Wilson and her husband Tom Hanks have revealed they tested positive for the Coronavirus while staying in Australia.

Well, Rita took to her Instagram to first, release a statement on the fact that they were diagnosed and are taking the necessary protocol steps.

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In another post, she shared a screen capture of one of her songs and wrote the caption, “Some music from my coronavirus vacation.”

You can find out more about how coronavirus is effecting Hollywood right here.

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Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson: Australian Officials Reveal Where They Likely Contracted Coronavirus

Government officials in Australia are speaking out about the new cases of Coronavirus in the country, which include Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson.

The officials from Queensland Health did not specifically name Tom and Rita, but they did say that all of the new patients are non-contact cases and they are believed to have “contracted the illness outside Australia and traveled to Queensland with the virus,” according to THR. Because of this, officials believe the couple contracted the virus in the United States or while traveling to Australia.

Tom and Rita were in Australia for over a week before they were diagnosed with COVID-19 and they are currently in isolation in a hospital on the Gold Coast for 14 days.

While details of the couple’s movements around Australia have not yet been made public, they are reportedly helping officials trace their whereabouts. We do know that Rita made several promo appearances for her music in the past week, including appearances across Brisbane and Sydney.

Production on Tom‘s upcoming Elvis movie has been shut down and everyone working on the film has been sent home upon further instructions.

In case you missed it, check out the hidden meaning behind the Instagram post that Tom put up to announce the Coronavirus diagnosis.

Tom Hanks' Coronavirus Post Has a Deeper Meaning Thanks to That Glove

Tom Hanks announced on Instagram on Wednesday (March 11) that he and wife Rita Wilson have both tested positive for the Coronavirus, though his post actually had a deeper meaning that you might not have noticed.

If you’ve been following Tom on the social media app for the past five years, you’re probably aware that he always shares photos of the lost gloves that he finds out in the wild.

Tom‘s Coronavirus post featured a discarded medical glove in a haz-mat trash bag.

Make sure to check out what Tom‘s son has said about the actors’ status amid their diagnosis and read what celebs are saying about the shocking news.

You can see the new post, plus other ones, in this article.

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Tom Hanks' Elvis Movie Halts Production Amid His Coronavirus Diagnosis

Tom Hanks is in Australia to film the upcoming untitled Elvis Presley movie directed by Baz Luhrmann, but he just tested positive for the Coronavirus.

Production on the movie has now been suspended amid the Coronavirus outbreak.

“We have been made aware that a company member from our Elvis feature film, which is currently in pre-production in The Gold Coast, Australia, has tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus),” a Warner Bros. spokeperson said in a statement (via IndieWire). “We are working closely with the appropriate Australian health agencies to identify and contact anyone who may have come in direct contact with the individual. The health and safety of our company members is always our top priority, and we are taking precautions to protect everyone who works on our productions around the world. The individual who tested positive for COVID-19 is currently receiving treatment.”

While Tom‘s wife Rita Wilson has also tested positive for the virus, it’s not known if other stars from the movie – Austin Butler, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Rufus Sewell, and Olivia DeJonge – have tested positive as well.

Make sure to read what celebrities are saying about Tom on social media.

Chet Hanks Updates Fans On Parents Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson After They Test Positive For Coronavirus

Chet Hanks filmed a video update for fans of his parents, Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, just a few hours after it was revealed they had tested positive for coronavirus.

“What’s up everyone?” the 29-year-old started in the video on his Instagram. “Yeah, it’s true. My parents got Coronavirus. Crazy. They’re both down in Australia right now because my dad was shooting a movie down there but I just got off the phone with them. They both are fine, they’re not even that sick.”

Chet added that Tom and Rita are “not worried about it” either.

“They’re not trippin’ but they’re going through the necessary health precautions obviously,” he adds. “But I don’t think it’s anything to be too worried about. I appreciate everyone’s concern and the well wishes but I think it’s all going to be alright but I appreciate it and just, everybody stay safe out there. Much love.”

Rita and Tom are the two biggest names who have tested positive for the virus since its’ outbreak.

A Broadway usher and basketball player have also tested positive.

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Celebs React to Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson Testing Positive for Coronavirus

Celebrities are taking to Twitter to react to the shocking news that Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson have both tested positive for the coronavirus.

The actors announced on Wednesday (March 11) that they tested positive for the illness while they are in Australia.

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“@tomhanks and @RitaWilson… am thinking and praying for you both! Hope you get through this and back home quickly!! Love ❤️,” Sheryl Crow wrote.

Tom and Rita are currently in Australia as he films the upcoming Elvis Presley biopic directed by Baz Luhrmann.

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