Hollywood celebrities and industry players responded Wednesday to the brutal terrorist attack on the Charlie Hebdo magazine headquarters in France, which claimed the lives of 12 people.
Using the hashtag #JeSuisCharlie, millions of people around the world tweeted their thoughts and prayers for the victims of Wednesday’s attacks.
The whole world is now openly mocking these cowardly bastards. They will NEVER win. #JeSuisCharlie
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) January 7, 2015
I am heartbroken by the loss of life and attack on freedom of expression. #JeSuisCharlie
— Julianne Moore (@_juliannemoore) January 7, 2015
If I believed in an all-powerful God I'd also assume he could do his own murders.
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) January 7, 2015
Paris est dans mon cœur aujourd'hui.
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) January 7, 2015
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) January 7, 2015
Almost no news organizations are showing the "satirical" pictures. Gee, I wonder why? The media is usually so brave!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 8, 2015
— Albert Brooks (@AlbertBrooks) January 7, 2015
My prayers are with Paris.
— kerry washington (@kerrywashington) January 7, 2015
I feel I must add my own small voice against the revolting attack in Paris. #jesuischarlie
— Craig Ferguson (@CraigyFerg) January 7, 2015
Condemning attack is not enuf: unless U strongly endorse the right of anyone to make fun of any religion/prophet, U r not a moderate Muslim
— Bill Maher (@billmaher) January 7, 2015
Paris.. Prayers, solidarity.
— Eliza Dushku (@elizadushku) January 7, 2015
— Elijah Wood (@woodelijah) January 7, 2015
— rose mcgowan (@rosemcgowan) January 7, 2015
— Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) January 7, 2015
My goal for tonight is to write something that will likely offend some people. That seems like the thing to do. #JeSuisCharlie
— Jason Isbell (@JasonIsbell) January 8, 2015
— Anonymous (@AnonOpsLegion) January 8, 2015