Even before the U.S. election was officially called, Hollywood celebs are already voicing distress over the results, which resulted in a win for Republican candidate Donald Trump. Take a look at what these 5 disappointed celebs had to say about Donald Trump’s victory.
Even Captain America was at a loss. Chris Evans, who’s well known for his Marvel superhero character, called it an “embarrassing night” for the U.S.
What he said: This is an embarrassing night for America. We’ve let a hatemonger lead our great nation. We’ve let a bully set our course. I’m devastated.
Producer Shonda Rhimes, the creator of shows with varied casts like Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy and How to Get Away with Murder, was disappointed too.
What she said: No but seriously: THIS many of you don’t mind the body-part grabbing the xenophobic man who says “there’s my black over there?”
Zero Dark Thirty‘s Jessica Chastain, who will star in the upcoming political film Miss Sloane, posted a series of tweets throughout election evening, saying “no matter what happens tonight, hate will never win.”
What she said: The positive element from all this is that we can no longer pretend that we are free of racism & sexism. The question is, what do we do now
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jesse Tyler Ferguson an American actor who is popular for portraying Mitchell Pritchett on the ABC sitcom Modern Family is just too disappointed, but all set to gear up against the blunder that has happened.
What he said: The positive element from all this is that we can no longer pretend that we are free of racism & sexism. The question is, what do we do now?
Tegan and Sara
This Canadian indie pop singing duo was also not in the favor of the decision and decided to fight.
What they said: We’re heartbroken. But tomorrow I promise that we will keep fighting for every single one of you who lost something profound tonight.
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