Actor Hugh Jackman tested positive for covid
Australian actor Hugh Jackman has recently posted on his social media platforms confirming that he has tested positive for COVID-19. The actor who was currently playing the lead role in Broadway’s The Music Man has stated that he has been quarantining himself after testing positive.
Jackman took to addressing his health issue after rumors started circulating on social media about his health. In his tweet, he posted a video where the Wolverine actor stated that, “Just wanted you to hear it from me. I tested positive for covid. Mild symptoms and as soon as I’m cleared…looking forward to getting back to The Winter Garden!”
In the video, Jackman was properly masked and he opened up about testing positive and urged his fans all around the world to stay safe. “Hey, good morning, so I just wanted you to hear it from me that I tested positive this morning for COVID. My symptoms are like a cold. I have a scratchy throat and a bit of a runny nose but I’m fine and I’m just gonna do everything I can to get better ASAP and, as soon as I’m cleared, I’ll be back up on stage heading to River City. So, just wanted you to hear it from me. Please, stay safe, be healthy, be kind,” Jackman stated.
Jackman has tested positive after the rise in COVID-19 cases, especially cases with the Omicron variant which the WHO dubbed the variant of concern. Jackman also recently lost his father Christopher Jackman. Not only Jackman, but Also many celebrities have revealed testing positive for COVID-19, with three BTS members, Suga, Jin and RM testing positive for the virus recently. This comes to show nobody is safe from the virus. We hope everyone who has been suffering due to the virus gets well soon.