Actor Antonio Banderas doesn't need any introduction and it seemed like a joyous occasion as it was his 60th birthday recently. However, in the same message where he mentioned about his 60th birthday, he said that he has contracted COVID-19 and was celebrating in quarantine.
"I want to make public that today... I am forced to celebrate my 60th birthday following quarantine after having tested positive for the COVID-19 disease, caused by the coronavirus," he wrote. "I would like to add that I am relatively OK, just a little more tired than usual, and confident to recover as soon as possible following the medical indications that I hope will allow me to overcome the infectious process that I suffer and that people is affecting around the planet."
Banderas, who this year was Oscar-nominated for his lead role in Pain & Glory from frequent collaborator Pedro Almodoar, added: "I will take advantage of this isolation to read, write and rest, continue making plans to begin to give meaning to my newly released 60 years to which came loaded with desire and illusion. Big hugs to everyone."