Marlon Wayans hopped on his social media to warn people to stay indoors -- and not to dap their friends and family.
"Aye wassup, I hope everybody out there is being safe. I hope you’re staying your ass in the house, dodging this coronavirus. I wanna say to all my people, especially in New York and all the big cities, where it’s running wild right now. Chicago, Mississippi, Louisiana- ya’ll about to get hit hard too and I just wanna say, ya’ll stay inside and respect social distancing. Wash your hands," he says in the video clip.
He captioned the post, "To all my people. Please BE SAFE!!! This virus 🦠 is REAL. This message is for everyone but especially black folks. Covid is hitting our community at a 7 to 1 ratio. Please stay home and wash your hands often. LOVE YOU ALL❤️ 🖕 🦠"
As of Wednesday, April 8, 2020, there were more than 424,000 cases of coronavirus infection within the United States and at least 14,000 have died according to the New York Times database. Also, according to the Times the United States now has more known cases of coronavirus infection than any other country in the world, and the virus has claimed the lives of approximately 86,000 people worldwide.