American comedian and television host Ellen DeGeneres announced on Thursday that she has tested positive for Covid-19.
The popular talk show host tweeted the news from her verified Twitter account.
“Hi Everyone,” DeGeneres wrote. “I want to let you all know that I tested positive for Covid-19. Fortunately, I’m feeling fine right now. Anyone who has been in close contact with me has been notified, and I am following all proper CDC guidelines. I’ll see you all again after the holidays. Please stay healthy and safe.”
She joins a list of numerous other celebrities who have also tested positive for the virus.
We wish her a quick recovery…
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) December 10, 2020