Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson have been tested for coronavirus, and I’m sad to say, they have it. They were in Australia filming a movie. Here’s the statement. “Hello, folks. Rita and I are down here in Australia. We felt a bit tired, like we had colds, and some body aches. 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. Well, now. What to do next? The Medical Officials have protocols that must be followed. We Hanks’ will be tested observed, and isolated for as long as public health and safety requires. Not much more to it than a one-day-at-a-time approach, no?We’ll keep the world posted and updated.Take care of yourselves!”
NCAA bans fans from March Madness for both men’s and women’s basketball. This was just announced yesterday. The only people who will be at the game will be essential staff and family members. NCAA President Mark Emmert says it’s necessary and it’s in the best interest of public health. The NBA season has also halted its season after Utah Jazz center Rudy Golbert tested positive for the coronavirus. Now 5 teams and media people and refs and coaches who have been in contact with this player are being told to self-quarantine.
Harvey Weinstein was sentenced to 23 years in prison in his NY State criminal case. He faced the judge yesterday morning. Several of his accusers, including the women who testified against him were there as well. Before the sentence was announced her directly addressed the accusers saying “I have great remorse for all of you. I have great remorse for all women.” But then he also said he was totally confused on the charges against him.”I think men are confused about all of this…this feeling of thousands of men and women who are losing due process, I’m worried about this country. This is not the right atmosphere in the United States of America.”
NBC scraps live audiences from the Today Show. Also all of the shows in NY have cancelled their studio audiences as well. This includes Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers, Trevor Noah, John Oliver, Samantha Bee and Andy Cohen
Miranda Lambert wants to start a family with her husband, Brendan McLoughlin, and I’m not talking about another fur baby. Miranda is 36 and according to a source she’s been telling friends that she wants a baby and to be with Brendan forever. Brendan shares a 16 month old son with his former girlfriend.
Heidi Klum left the AGT taping after feeling ill. This was after Howie Mandel showed up head to toe in a hazmat suit. Only 3 judges entered the stage. Heidi was missing and judges told the audience that she had a case of suspected food poisoning…