Hollywood megastar and Oscar-winning actor, Tom Hanks and his singer-songwriter wife tested positive for the new coronavirus in Australia Thursday, March 12, 2020, forcing them into hospital isolation and leaving authorities to trace hundreds of contacts at their concerts and film sets.
Hanks and Wilson, both 63, sought medical advice after experiencing the symptoms of a cold in Queensland, the actor revealed on Instagram.
They are now isolated in stable condition at an Australian hospital, officials said.
The couple were on the Gold Coast as Hanks made a film about Elvis Presley.
Their diagnosis came shortly after the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared the coronavirus outbreak to be a pandemic.