The actor is currently starring in a Broadway theater revival. Musical man…
Thousands of people in and around New York positive result on COVID-19 this week and Hugh Jackman was one of them.
Actor and Performer – Probably best known for his roles in films such as Greatest Showman and Wolverine – is a public health advocate who has used social media to share his commitment to coronavirus safety guidelines since the start of the pandemic.
Hugh is often portrayed wearing masks in public, according to guidelines from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). He is also fully vaccinated, and posted a photo of him on Instagram a few weeks ago of being boosted.
Hugh confirmed that he contracted COVID-19 in a short video that appeared on his Twitter and Instagram pages yesterday. Diagnosed shortly after Sutton Foster, his partner in a new Broadway production Musical man, test positive for respiratory infection.
“Hello and good morning. So, I just wanted you to hear from me that I tested positive for Covid this morning, ”Hugh said in his recent social media video. The two-time Tony Award winner explained that he is currently experiencing mild symptoms and is in isolation while he recovers.
“My symptoms are like a cold: I have a sore throat and a slight runny nose, but I’m fine. And I’ll just do everything in my power to get better as soon as possible, “he noted, adding:” As soon as I am released, I will return to the stage … Please stay safe, be healthy, be kind. ” …
Musical man are suspending performances until January 1, and Hugh is set to return to the stage in five days. “I convey to you warm wishes for the New Year,” – wrote the production yesterday afternoon in the announcement of the schedule.
As the Omicron and Delta variants continue to facilitate transmission of COVID-19, cases are on the rise across the country. USA just reported average record weekly diagnoses, while approximately 1 in 50 New Yorkers have tested positive for the disease. The CDC says getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is the safest and most effective way to protect yourself and others from serious illness. Visit a health agency Web site To learn more.