As Covid-19 continues to dominate headlines around the world, Tom Hanks and his wife Rita have done their bit to help fight the spread of the virus.

Having contracted the infection back in March, the high-profile couple have been approved to donate their blood as part of the effort to find a vaccine for the virus.
Tom and Rita, were among the celebrities to test positive for the disease.
Hanks had been filming Baz Luhrmann’s forthcoming biopic about Elvis Presley when he and his wife started to experience symptoms of the Covid-19 virus. After going in to self isolation, they were treated in hospital before returning to LA.