Elba has denied reports of him lying about Covid19
Actor Idris Elba has claimed to refute the “stupid”, he is paid to lie about his coronavirus diagnosis. American rapper Cardi B recently floated the theory that celebrities who tested positive for Covid-19, to peddle to get could be paid for their diagnosis.

Elba took to dismiss his Instagram Live on Wednesday, the theories, without the Cardi B ‘ s name.

To say, “this idea that someone like me is gonna be paid for: ‘I haven coronavirus’, that is, how, absolute bulls**t. Such stupidness and the people in it want to the rumors that if there is news. This is stupid. This is the fastest way to gpeople sick,” said the actor.

Elba, 47, also responded to the widespread notion that celebrities have better access to coronavirus-tests, as they are rich.

“I think the debate about the rich and the poor, and who gets it and who is not, I think, a healthy debate. It’s like, I got a test, but I also Covid. That makes me preferential conditions? I don’t understand that. It should not be, whether rich or poor gets. I think that the negativity, is the test-shaming is counterproductive. I don’t see what people get out of that,” added the actor.

Cardi B had posted a video on Instagram, saying they believed that celebrities have a diagnosis not to be honest about your Covid-19.

“But then I saw these basketball players say like ‘Yeah, I have the coronavirus, but I don’t know, have no symptoms.” How am I supposed to know that I have the Corona Virus? You tell me what it is and what it is not. This is my problem right there. (The government) don’t really say what it is. You tell me what it is and what it is not.

“I’m starting to feel like y’all n***how to say the payment n***that you have it. To say if y’all n***that you have to pay me,” the rapper said.

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