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Rita Wilson have left the hospital after being diagnosed with , and are now self-isolating, their son Chet Hanks announced in an Instagram video Monday night.and wife
“They’re out of the hospital. They’re still self-quarantined obviously, but they’re feeling a lot better, so that’s a relief,” he said.
Tom Hanks originally shared news of the couple’s diagnosis via Instagram last week, the same day the World Health Organization.
“We felt a bit tired, like we had colds, and some body aches,” Hanks wrote. “Rita had some chills that came and went. Slight fevers too. To play things right, as is needed in the world right now, we were tested for the coronavirus, and were found to be positive.”
The next day the actors posted an Instagram update from Australia, where Hanks is filming a movie, saying they’re taking things “one day at a time.” Taking the positive approach, Wilson even compiled a quarantine music playlist that includes songs suggested by fans.
The end result is Rita Wilson’s Quarantunes on Spotify, with songs such as “Dancing With Myself” by Billy Idol, “I Wanna Be Sedated” by the Ramones, “I Will Survive” by Gloria Gaynor and “I’m So Tired” by the Beatles, to name a few. She also included a few songs she sings herself.
Hanks is in Australia to to film a movie about the life of Elvis Presley. He’s playing the role of Presley’s manager, Colonel Tom Parker. Production on the film, directed by Baz Luhrmann, was set to begin on Monday, but will likely be postponed.
“The health and safety of our company members is always our top priority, and we are taking precautions to protect everyone who works on our productions around the world,” Warner Bros. said in a statement, according to The New York Times.
As of this writing, there are more than 190,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus worldwide, and more than 7,500 deaths. Australia has 452 confirmed cases, while the US has more than 5,200.
The illness has led to the, from tech gatherings like to cultural happenings like and . Countries in Europe and beyond have on travel and public gatherings in an attempt to slow the progression of the disease.
Originally published March 11.
Update, March 12, 9:38 p.m. PT: Adds Thursday statement from Hanks.
Update, March 14, 4:36 p.m. PT: Adds Wilson’s music playlist.
Update, March 17, 10:36 a.m. PT: Adds that Hanks and Wilson are out of the hospital and in self-isolation.