From CNN‘s Dave Alsup
Regal Cinemas announced on Monday the closure of all of its theaters as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
The company posted a statement on Facebook about the closures, which start Tuesday.
“Regal announces closure of all theatre locations starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020, as a precaution amid the current circumstances. All theatres will remain closed until further notice. Please check back soon. We look forward to serving you again as soon as possible,” the company said in the statement.
Regal has 7,211 screens and 549 theaters in 42 states, according to the company’s website.