Gal Gadot to Justin Bieber: How Hollywood celebrities are spreading positivity on social media amid coronavirus quarantine – Times of India


The novel Coronavirus that was declared a pandemic has had the world on edge these past weeks.

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide have been adjusting to new measures to battle the crisis that is not only claiming the lives of many and infecting several others but also threatening prolonged economic misery.

With the count of those infected going up to more than 204,000 people across the world and the death toll now exceeding 8,700, celebrities are stepping in to help ease the anxiety while also promoting precautionary measures.

From hosting Live performances online to sharing quirky dance videos, coming together for a sing-alongs to popular songs and even meditation sessions, here’s all that Hollywood stars have been doing to lighten up the mood on social media.

Dancing

Justin Bieber and wife Hailey Baldwin who have been under self-quarantine, got their choreography on point as they put up a little jig on their Tic Tok handles. With the phrase ‘All in this together’ trending on social media, ‘High School Musical’ co-stars Vanessa Hudgens and Ashley Tisdale went down memory lane and aced the choreography to their hit song by the same name.

Meditation

Celebs have also been taking to meditation and Grammy winner Lizzo decided to go live and let her fans join in to spread some positivity and good vibes. “I wanted to empower everybody and I wanted to let you guys know that we have power. You have power. You have the power to eliminate fear,” Lizzo said as she shared her video.

Song

In hopes of alleviating stress across spectrums, artistes such as Coldplay’s Chris Martin, John Legend, Yo-Yo Ma, and Pink have taken to social media to stream virtual concerts for the public. It all began when Martin went live on Instagram to perform a few songs, taking requests (which include
Hymn For The Weekend and
Yellow) from his fans. Impressed by his idea, the others soon followed in his lead.

‘Wonder Woman’ actress Gal Gadot was the latest to join in with a special sing-along to John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’, featuring her celebrity friends including Sia, Natalie Portman, Mark Ruffalo, James Marsden, Sarah Silverman, Kristen Wiig, Amy Adams, Jimmy Fallon, Ashley Benson and others.

Sharing the importance of washing hands

Celebs like Mariah Carey, ‘Avengers’ star Sebastian Stan and even ‘Wolverine’ star Hugh Jackman did their bit to spread awareness about the importance of washing hands. The stars shared their handwashing tutorials on social media that surely brought smiles to the faces of all their fans.





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