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Chris Cuomo tests positive for COVID-19. See what he said on his show tonight

The CNN anchor announced his diagnosis Tuesday

CNN’s Chris Cuomo announced Tuesday, March 31, 2020, that he was diagnosed with COVID-19, and he talked about it on his show Tuesday night.
CNN’s Chris Cuomo announced Tuesday morning that he was diagnosed with coronavirus, and he talked about on his show Tuesday night.
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CNN’s Chris Cuomo announced Tuesday morning that he was diagnosed with coronavirus, and he talked about it on his show Tuesday night.

What’s going on:

  • Cuomo announced he tested positive for COVID-19 but promised to anchor his prime-time show from the basement of his house.
  • Cuomo addressed his diagnosis when he opened his show.
  • Cuomo said: “I tested positive. Scary, yes, as you might imagine — but better me than you. My concern is what I may have put on my family, just like you would. That is hurting me way more than anything the virus can do.”
  • Cuomo said: “You do not want this.”

Some context:

  • Cuomo looked pale Monday night while broadcasting his prime-time show, according to Associated Press.
  • Cuomo’s older brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, talked about his brother Tuesday morning.
  • He said: “It’s my family, it’s your family, it’s all of our families,” he said. “This virus is so insidious, and we have to keep that in mind.”