Chris Cuomo's Wife Tests Positive for COVID-19

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo's wife, Christina, has tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Cuomo, who himself has the virus and has been in home quarantine, revealed the news to his brother, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

"She is now positive and it just breaks my heart," said Chris Cuomo on CNN. "It is the one thing I was hoping wouldn't happen and now it has."

John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.