John Cena shares old photo of Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek after both test positive for COVID-19

Published: Jul 14, 2020, 09:45 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

A month after posting a photo of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, following his sad demise, John Cena took to Instagram to share a pic of the Bachchan father-son duo

John Cena and Amitabh, Abhishek Bachchan
John Cena and Amitabh, Abhishek Bachchan

The news of Bollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek Bachchan testive positive for coronavirus came as quite a shock to the fraternity and fans.

On July 11, Amitabh Bachchan had taken to micro-blogging site Twitter to make the announcement of him testing positive for COVID-19. He wrote, "T 3590 -I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests , results awaited ..All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested!"

Meanwhile, Amitabh's son Abhishek Bachchan, who is making headlines as his new web-series Breathe: Into the Shadows released online, also tested positive for COVID-19 and had also announced on July 12, that his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya have also tested positive. Taking to Twitter, Abhishek wrote, "Aishwarya and Aaradhya have also tested COVID-19 positive. They will be self quarantining at home. The BMC has been updated of their situation and are doing the needful.The rest of the family including my Mother have tested negative. Thank you all for your wishes and prayers."

WWE superstar and 16-time world champion John Cena, who is known for posting photos of Indian celebs on his Instagram handle, took to post a picture of Amitabh and Abhishek. Like always, John Cena did not caption this photo as well.

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A post shared by John Cena (@johncena) onJul 12, 2020 at 7:11am PDT

Last month, Cena took to Instagram to post a monochrome image of late Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput following his shocking suicide and shared his grief. In the picture, Sushant is seen striking an intense pose. Then as well, John Cena stuck to his tradition of not having any caption with the picture Sushant Singh Rajput.

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A post shared by John Cena (@johncena) onJun 14, 2020 at 8:40am PDT

John Cena was last seen at the WWE pay-per-view WrestleMania 36 against Bray Wyatt in what was called a Firefly Funhouse match which Cena lost. John Cena would have returned to the big screen this May in Fast 9 alongside Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Charlize Theron, Tyrese Gibson and Ludacris if it was not for the coronavirus pandemic, which led to the movie being postponed a whole year, now set to release in April 2021.

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  • 2/23

    John Cena faced Bray Wyatt at WrestleMania 36 in a losing effort. This was their second clash at the Showcase of Immortals. Ahead of the WM 36 match, Cena shared a photo of Bray Wyatt and wrote, Stone Cold See You At WrestleMania.

  • 3/23

    CM Punk left the WWE in 2014 and last year made a comeback, although not in the ring, at WWE backstage. Many fans await his return to WWE and Cena, no different used puns in his title - Stone Cold See Em Punk.

  • 4/23

    WWE superstar Edge made a high profile return to WWE in 2020 after 9 long years in retirement. Cena shared a photo and wrote Stone Cold Sexton Hardcastle (which was one of Edge's alias')

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    Surprising by this one? In July 2019 John Cena had shared a photo of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra and wrote 'Stone Cold Shilpa Shetty Kundra'. This was following Shilpa's son expressing his love for Cena as a fan after which Cena had posted a video message for the little boy.

  • 6/23

    John Cena shared this photo of his co-star Keegan-Michael Key who starred alongside him in the 2019 film Playing with fire and titled it 'Stone Cold Playing with Fire'

  • 7/23

    John Cena shared this photo of James Gunn, director of the upcoming film The Suicide Squad which will see John Cena in a yet undisclosed role. Cena wrote 'Stone Cold Suicide Squad'

  • 8/23

    One of the best, this! In October 2019, WWE SmackDown move to being televised on Fox and Cena did not miss the opportunity to put Dwayne 'The Rock' Jonhson's photo (it was a show named after The Rock) and simply wrote 'Stone Cold SmackDown on Fox'

  • 9/23

    Ahead of Sylvester Stallone's last release Rambo: Last Blood, John Cena shared this picture of Sly Stallone and wrote 'Stone Cold Sly Stallone'.

  • 10/23

    It Chapter Two, the sequel to the 2017 hit horror film, released in 2019. John Cena posted a photo of Pennywise the Clown and wrote, Stone Cold See It?

  • 11/23

    Sho Madjozi is a South African rapper who rose to fame majorly in 2019 after her song on, guess who? John Cena! So it seemed quite fitting for Cena to share a photo of her and write 'Stone Cold Sho Madjozi.'

  • 12/23

    Arnold Schwarzenegger made a comeback to the Terminator franchise and his signature role in the 2019 film Terminator: Dark Fate. Ahead of it's release, John Cena posted a photo of Arnold and wrote 'Stone Cold Schwarzenegger'

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    The Lion King's live-action remake, one of the most awaited films in years, released in 1994 following the original animated film in 1994. Ahead of it's release in July 2019, John Cena posted a photo of Simba, the young prince, and wrote 'Stone Cold Simba'

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    In this post, John Cena simply shared a photo of Sophie Turner in her Game of Thrones character Sansa and wrote, 'Stone Cold Sansa Stark'

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    As Sasha Banks made her return to WWE in 2019, John Cena shared a photo of 'The Boss' and wrote 'Stone Cold Sasha Banks'

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    Ahead of Christmas in 2018, John Cena shared this picture of Santa Claus and wrote 'Stone Cold Santa Claus'

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    John Cena simply shared this photo of former WWE star HornSwoggle and wrote, 'Stone Cold Swoggle'

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    In this photo, John Cena adds Jack Nicholson's famous expression from the Stanley Kubrick horror film 'The Shining' and titled it Stone Cold The Shining

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    This one got people wondering if Cena is starring in the next Steven Spielberg film. Cena shared a photo of the Hollywood director, writing Stone Cold Steve Spielberg'

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    John Cena shared this photo of legendary late WWE wrestler Macho Man Randy Savage and wrote 'Stone Cold Savage'

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    John Cena often gives his fans a taste of his next move - be it films of WWE. So when Cena shared a photo of the G.I. Joe character Storm Shadow and wrote Stone Cold Storm Shadow, he left everyone guessing.

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    John Cena has the look and features to appear as He-Man if a movie was to be made. And when John Cena shared a photo of the villain in the comic book, Skeletor with the caption Stone Cold Skeletor, fans wondered if he will be appearing in a film on the Master of the Universe.

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