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No Laughing Matter: D.L. Hughley Says He Unknowingly Spread The Coronavirus To His Team

It turns out there were more consequences to D.L. Hughley .

The actor/comedian had fans worried when he during a standup show at a Tennessee comedy club. He provided us with an update that he fainted due to exhaustion and dehydration but also learned that he tested positive for COVID-19. Hughley didn’t experience any symptoms and is considered an asymptomatic carrier of COVID-19. Hughley revealed in an exclusive interview with TMZ, that he has a pretty good idea where he caught the coronavirus and that he unknowingly spread the virus to his radio show team and son. 

He jokingly referred to himself as a “regular Typhoid Mary.”

Per TMZ:

Let D.L.’s story be proof of how contagious and virulent COVID-19 is. Stay safe out there, wash your hands, practice social distancing, and, most importantly, wear a mask.

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