Amazing Race suspends filming over coronavirus fears

The world-trotting actuality sequence The Awesome Race is taking a breather as a precaution thanks to the virus outbreak affecting numerous countries.

CBS explained in a assertion Friday that it experienced temporarily suspended manufacturing and was sending contestants and crew associates house as a precautionary measure. Filming on the show’s thirty third time was in its early phases.

“At this time, no racers or any person on the manufacturing team travelling with them have contracted the virus, or proven indicators, and we are not conscious of any person being uncovered to it,” a network spokesperson explained in a assertion. “Out of an abundance of caution, anyone associated in the present will keep on to be monitored when they return house.”

Nearly sixty nations have described cases of coronavirus, such as China where the present outbreak emerged. China has the bulk of verified cases and has described a lot more than 2,700 fatalities.

In Asia, attractions such as Tokyo Disneyland and Universal Studios Japan announced closures, and occasions that have been envisioned to entice tens of 1000’s of persons, such as a live performance sequence by the K-pop group BTS, have been named off.