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Broadway star Aaron Tveit tests positive for COVID-19 Virus

The outbreak of the fatal Coronavirus has left the entire world on an unprecedented standstill. Countries are under lockdown and citizens are advised to stay indoors till a way to fight this pandemic is figured out. 

Aaron Tveit

After celebrities like Tom Hanks, Idris Elba, Olga Kurylenko and Kevin Durant announced that they have been tested positive for the virus, broadway star, Aaron Tviet took to social media today to break the news of his health too. The actor famous for his role as Christian in Moulin Rouge live announced that he had not been showing extreme symptoms but a mild cold with no fever. He also revealed that he had been in quarantine since theatres shut on March 12 and received his result on Monday. 

Aaron Tveit

“I’m feeling much better. I consider myself extremely lucky that my symptoms have been very mild — cold like with no fever — as so many are experiencing much more serious symptoms, because this is a very dangerous virus,” Tveit wrote on Instagram.

He further added that he experienced a loss of taste a smell which can be a initial symptom for people who do not get a fever. 

Here’s hoping for a speedy recovery for the actor.