Tracker: Status of Filipino showbiz personalities with COVID-19

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Apr 09 2020 07:55 PM | Updated as of Apr 14 2020 11:45 PM

MANILA — With the surge of cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Philippines, showbiz personalities have not been spared.

A number announced testing positive for the disease, while others had belated confirmations after their deaths.

Recoveries among them, too, have fortunately been counted, including an instance of a subsequent test resulting negative.

Here's a list of showbiz personalities who confirmed positive for COVID-19, with updates on their status as new details come in:

MENGGIE COBARRUBIAS, 66

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NIÑA JOSE, 31

  • Announced testing positive, along with her mayor-husband Cezar Quiambao, on April 1
  • Reported recovery in same announcement

(Photo: Facebook/Bagong Bayambang)

LEILA BENITEZ, 89

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