Just days after Game Of Thrones actor Kristofer Hivju revealed he is coronavirus positive, British actress Indira Varma, who played the role of Ellaria Sand in the series has been tested positive for coronavirus. The actress revealed the news via an Instagram post.
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So sad our and so many other shows around the world have gone dark affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. We hope to be back soon and urge you all (and the govt) to support us when we do. Phoenix/ Seagull rising from the ashes. I’m in bed with it and it’s not nice. Stay safe and healthy and be kind to your fellow people.❤️💜❤️
On the other hand, Rachel Matthews who was part of the voice cast of Disney’s Frozen 2, tested positive for coronavirus and has been recuperating in quarantine for over a week.
Since being detected in China’s Wuhan, the novel coronavirus has infected over 200,000 worldwide, claiming more than 8,000 lives. Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson were the first celebrities to announce they have been tested positive for the virus. Actor James Bond star Olga Kurylenko and actor Idris Elba also revealed their coronavirus diagnoses in the recent past.