Chris Rock revealed that he has tested positive for Covid-19.
The comedian announced the news in a Sunday tweet, also using the opportunity to urge everyone to get the coronavirus vaccine:
Hey guys I just found out I have COVID, trust me you don’t want this. Get vaccinated.
— Chris Rock (@chrisrock) September 19, 2021
“Hey guys I just found out I have COVID, trust me you don’t want this,” he wrote. “Get vaccinated.”
While the comedian did not offer up any additional information, he told Jimmy Fallon in a May 2021 episode of the Tonight Show that he received the Covid-19 vaccine.
“I used my celebrity, Jimmy,” Rock joked. “I didn’t care. I was like, ‘Hey,