He will have to take some time off from ‘Sailing Sunset’ and ‘Flip or Flop’.
Tarek El Moussa tested positive for COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated, Page Six can confirm.
“He has since been doing his part to stay safe and recover with his fiancé, Heather Rae Young, both of whom have been fully vaccinated,” a representative told Page Six on Tuesday.
The publicist also shared that El Moussa, 40, and Young, 34, were being tested “several times a week” as they watched their respective shows, “Flip or Flop” and “Sailing Sunset”. was filming.
“Tarek had several negative tests last week and one positive,” the representative said. “All of Heather Rae’s tests came back negative.”
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We’re told that production on his HGTV and Netflix shows was immediately postponed “out of caution.”
A separate source confirmed that production was halted on “Sailing Sunset” and that they will “test the entire cast and crew twice this week before resuming production.”
“The couple has taken all necessary precautions to keep everyone safe,” El Moussa and Young’s representative said. “Tarek is listening to the advice of his doctors and will not be scheduled to return to filming until he tests negative and his quarantine is complete.”
We have been told that the real estate investor is feeling well and has no symptoms. Young also “feels great and tests negative.”
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El Moussa hasn’t addressed his positive COVID-19 test himself on social media, but he recently shared Instagram Stories of himself to promote his mentorship program.
In the clip, he was dressed casually in a hat and T-shirt, and the video appears to have been taken from his home.
Young has not posted online about her fiancé contracting COVID-19.
However, she wished her father a happy 75th birthday on Monday and said, “Sorry, we had to postpone the celebration” without any further explanation.
El Moussa and Young are going to tie the knot soon. couple got engaged During a boat trip to Catalina Island near Los Angeles in July 2020 after a year of dating.
The couple’s rep exclusively told Page Six that their quarantine “has not caused any disruption to their wedding plans.”
El Moussa was previously married to his “Flip or Flop” co-star Christina Hack, who just confirmed Her engagement to Joshua Hall. The exes share 10-year-old daughter Taylor and 6-year-old son Brayden.