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'Game of Thrones' actor tests positive for coronavirus

Filed on March 17, 2020
Kristofer Hivju, coronavirus, Game of Thrones, Movies, Hollywood

The actor revealed that he is self-quarantining with his family.

体育竞彩网Actor Kristofer Hivju, popularly known for his role of Tormund in 'Game of Thrones', has revealed that he has tested positive for coronavirus.

体育竞彩网In an Instagram post, Hivju revealed that he is self-quarantining with his family in Norway.

"Sorry to say that I, today, have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus. My family and I are self-isolating at home for as long as it takes. We are in good health - I only have mild symptoms of a cold," Hivju wrote.

体育竞彩网"There are people at higher risk for who this virus might be a devastating diagnosis, so I urge all of you to be extremely careful, wash your hands, keep 1,5 metres distance from others, go in quarantine. Just do everything you can to stop the virus from spreading. Together we can fight this virus and avert a crisis at our hospitals. Please take care of each other, keep your distance, and stay healthy," he said.

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Other actors who have tested positive for coronavirus include Tom Hanks.

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