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Hollyoaks star Callum Kerr reveals coronavirus diagnosis

Hollyoaks star Callum Kerr reveals coronavirus diagnosis
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Hollyoaks' Callum Kerr goes into isolation after testing positive for coronavirus.

Hollyoaks actor Callum Kerr has revealed that he has entered isolation after testing positive for coronavirus.

The 26-year-old has been part of the soap for the last year playing shady policeman George Kiss, who is involved in an abusive relationship with John Paul (James Sutton).

Taking to his Instagram Stories today, Kerr wrote: "Caught the virus despite only visiting work and food stores. Tested positive Tuesday and again since to confirm.

"That's life. See ya in another 8 days, world. #staysafe.

"PS Symptoms are mild. Thanks for all the messages, I'm all good."

A soap spokesperson said: "The Hollyoaks production team are working tirelessly to ensure protocols are followed to ensure the safety of cast and crew, which is paramount.

"Filming continues with robust protocols in place in line with Government guidelines."

Hollyoaks continues weeknights on Channel 4 and E4.

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