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Australian TV show staff quarantined after Rita Wilson appearance

Staff on an Australian morning discuss show who got here into “extended contact” with Rita Wilson throughout her appearance on this system earlier this week are being quarantined after the actress examined constructive for coronavirus.

“At this time Further” hosts David Campbell and Belinda Russell are amongst these being despatched into self-isolation for 14 days, in accordance with 9 Community, which airs this system.

“Our premises is at present being completely cleaned in all areas she visited and we’re encouraging our staff to watch their well being and follow good hygiene,” the community mentioned in an announcement.

Campbell mentioned that Wilson, 63, hadn’t exhibited any signs when she appeared on the show Monday — and even cracked a joke in regards to the coronavirus.

“She was pleasant, very nice and he or she didn’t show signs or something,” Campbell advised Radio 2GB on Thursday.

“She really made a joke coming into the studio saying we shouldn’t shake fingers we must always bump elbows… so we bumped elbows.”

The actress and singer and her husband, Tom Hanks, additionally 63, introduced on Wednesday night time that they’d contracted the virus.

They’re being handled in Queensland.

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