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James Corden tests positive for coronavirus

James Corden tests positive for coronavirus
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James Corden's US talkshow will go on a short break after the comedian tested positive for COVID-19.

James Corden's The Late Late Show is to go on a short break after the host tested positive for COVID-19.

The 43-year-old, who has hosted the programme for seven years, revealed the news on his Instagram page, also confirming that he is not suffering from any serious symptoms.

"I just tested positive for COVID-19. I'm fully vaccinated, boosted and because of this am fortunate enough to say I feel completely fine," he wrote.

"The show will be off the air for the next few days. Stay safe everyone."

Corden is scheduled to return to the air on Tuesday, January 18 after completing his mandatory period of isolation.

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