Celebrities Call for Gun Control, Rip Donald Trump After Orlando Nightclub Terror


Celebrities took to social media on Sunday to call for gun control in the wake of the deadly terror attack at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, during which 50 people were killed and another 53 injured by gunman Omar Mateen.

In addition to calling for stricter gun laws, a number of celebrities — including Star Trek star George Takei and director Judd Apatow — also angrily blasted presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, in replies to one of his tweets about the shooting.



Takei, Apatow and acress Olivia Wilde confronted Trump in replies to one of his tweets:

Sunday night’s Tony Awards will be dedicated to the victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre, though organizers did not say how the show would be affected.


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