Two weeks ago, treasured Hollywood legend, Tom Hanks, announced that he and his wife had been diagnosed with coronavirus.

The beloved actor has been sharing updates via social media, and now it seems Hanks and his wife have finally been able to return home...

They're certainly all smiles!

Keep scrolling to learn more.

We are currently living in some of the strangest and scariest times in living memory.

Originating from the Chinese city of Wuhan, a deadly virus known as the coronavirus has been rapidly spreading across the globe.

So far, the symptoms have proven to be deadly.

Coronavirus infections have a wide range of symptoms, including fever, coughing, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Severe cases can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure, and death.

Things are only getting worse...

The virus continues to rapidly spread, and traces of the disease have been discovered and confirmed in nearly every other major country in the world.

The United Nations were forced to declare a global emergency.

The World Health Organization declared an emergency last month and called on all countries to take urgent measures to contain the respiratory disease.

And everyone has been asking the same thing...

What is it that's causing this deadly virus?

There are many theories...

But it is widely believed that the sale of meat from wild animals is the prime cause of the coronavirus.

Bats are believed to be one of the main culprits...

Strains of the virus have been discovered in bats in the past and, with them being a delicacy in some areas of China, they are believed to be one of the primary causes.

But regardless of where it comes from, it is a simple fact that the virus can be spread quickly and easily...

And the World Health Organization has warned that it can be spread by simply coughing, kissing or making contact with saliva.

Scientists have been working tirelessly in a bid to find a vaccine...

But despite generous donations made to the cause, they have so far had no luck.

People all around the world are panicking.

It's a dire situation.

And many are going to extreme lengths to protect themselves.

People have been spotted donning face masks and various other items of clothing and materials in airports in a desperate bid to avoid the virus.

It's safe to say that researchers are now getting desperate...

And there is an immense amount of pressure on authorities to find a cure, and fast.

Because the virus continues to spread across the globe like wildfire...

And it's showing no signs of slowing down.

As stated earlier, the coronavirus has infected numerous different countries now...

And the United States is now one of them.

And the disease is only expected to continue spreading...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said a few weeks ago that it expects the coronavirus to spread in the United States and has asked Americans to prepare for when the virus hits, not if, CNN reported.

Preparations are underway...

And hospitals across the country are bracing themselves for an influx of infected patients.

Declaring an emergency will enable the county to stock up on medical supplies and facilities...

And will allow nurses and doctors to prepare for a possible influx of patients.

President Trump announced a thirty-day suspension on all travel from Europe to the United States.

So things are getting pretty serious.

Evidently, the coronavirus has been causing people all around the world to suffer from serious panic...

And many are experiencing anxiety and worry over the impending doom the virus brings with it.

And it seems that there is a reason for people to really start panicking.

The WHO has officially confirmed the virus to be a pandemic.

The number of people testing positive for coronavirus is rapidly rising by the day...

And this most certainly doesn't exclude the rich and famous.

Earlier this month, the news broke that world-famous actor Tom Hanks and his wife have tested positive for the coronavirus.

The sixty-three-year-old took to Instagram to reveal the news yesterday evening after the pair have been spending time in Australia for production of Baz Luhrmann’s untitled Elvis Presley movie, in which Hanks is playing Presley’s iconic manager Colonel Tom Parker.

Hanks posted this photo to Instagram from a Queensland hospital...

"Hello, folks. Rita and I are down here in Australia. We felt a bit tired like we had colds, and some body aches. Rita had some chills that came and went. Slight fevers too. To play things right, as is needed in the world right now, we were tested for the Coronavirus, and were found to be positive," he wrote. "Well, now. What to do next? The Medical Officials have protocols that must be followed. We Hanks’ will be tested, observed, and isolated for as long as public health and safety require. Not much more to it than a one-day-at-a-time approach, no? We’ll keep the world posted and updated. Take care of yourselves!"

Warner Bros., the distributor behind the film, issued a statement shortly after Hanks and Wilson went public...

"We have been made aware that a company member from our Elvis feature film, which is currently in pre-production in The Gold Coast, Australia, has tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus)," the statement read. "We are working closely with the appropriate Australian health agencies to identify and contact anyone who may have come in direct contact with the individual. The health and safety of our company members are always our top priority, and we are taking precautions to protect everyone who works on our productions around the world. The individual who tested positive for COVID-19 is currently receiving treatment."

Since the news broke, people have been flooding to Twitter to send their condolences...

And many are starting to seriously panic... We simply cannot lose Tom Hanks!

But others were feeling confident in Tom's ability to fight off the virus...

Nothing can bring down Mr. Hanks... Hopefully.

But we needn't worry.

Tom then gave an update on his and Rita's health and, thankfully, it was good news.

He shared a selfie of him and Rita from their quarantine in Australia...

And wrote: "Hello folks. @ritawilson and I want to thank everyone here Down Under who are taking such good care of us. We have Covid-19 and are in isolation so we do not spread it to anyone else."

Tom used his update to remind people that the virus could be deadly for some, and that following the advice of experts is essential.

"There are those for whom it could lead to a very serious illness. We are taking it one-day-at-a-time. There are things we can all do to get through this by following the advice of experts and taking care of ourselves and each other, no? Remember, despite all the current events, there is no crying in baseball."

Tom has been regularly posting on Instagram throughout his quarantine.

"Thanks to the Helpers. Let’s take care of ourselves and each other. Hanx."

Hanks fans then had some big news they'd been waiting for.

As Hanks has now been released from his Queensland hospital and is now resting in a private home, People reported.

And his latest news was perhaps the best yet.

Hanks shared this update on Twitter, with his usual brand of reassurance and kindness.

He wrote:

Hey, folks. Two weeks after our first symptoms and we feel better. Sheltering in place works like this: You don't give it to anyone - You don't get it from anyone. Common sense, no?

He added:

Going to take awhile, but if we take care of each other, help where we can, and give up some comforts . . . this, too, shall pass. We can figure this out.

Now, Hanks and his wife look have finally returned home.

According to E!, a source close to Hanks and Wilson confirmed that they've returned to Los Angeles after recovering from the virus in Australia. The couple were photographed driving today. Hanks hasn't been the only celebrity affected by this terrifying virus, though. Scroll on to see the full list ...

Thank goodness.

Thank God the pair are doing well and are finally on the mend. Hopefully in the near future Coronavirus will be on its way out.