Celebrities took to Twitter early Saturday, some celebrating the death of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro and others offering their deepest condolences.
From singer Cher, who said Castro was a “murderous dictator,” to rapper Lupe Fiasco and actors Russell Brand and Josh Gad, many of the world’s biggest entertainers posted their thoughts on Castro to social media.
Below is a roundup of all the celebrity reaction.
"La historia me absolverá" #FidelCastro
— Russell Brand (@rustyrockets) November 26, 2016
Fidel Castro Was a Murderous Dictator..He’s Dead.
Like ALL Strong-Man Despots,He Let His Ppl Suffer & Die Because Of His Insane Ego
— Cher (@cher) November 26, 2016
— Taraji P. Henson (@TherealTaraji) November 26, 2016
Fidel Castro has died. Beloved and despised. A symbol of resistance against western imperialist oppression and labeled an oppressor himself
— “DROGAS WAVE” NOW PLAYING (@LupeFiasco) November 26, 2016
I was born in Cuba and Fidel Castro was our leader. Came to the USA because of him.
— Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) November 26, 2016
Florence Henderson and now Fidel Castro. Weird how the stars of I LOVE LUCY passed away so close together.
— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) November 26, 2016
— Josh Gad (@joshgad) November 26, 2016
RIP to everyone's favorite television mom, Fidel Castro.
— billy eichner (@billyeichner) November 26, 2016
Comedy Central's 1973 Roast of Fidel Castro is still one of my favorites.
— Jeff Ross (@realjeffreyross) November 26, 2016
Hip-hop luminaries, from Nas to Quest Love, also weighed in.
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RIP KING FIDEL CASTRO #revolutionary only 5% understand. Im not Cuban, I don't fully know how he affected my Cuban family, so I'm sending strength and power for your pains. But lots Of us, as Black people, n some others in the USA, we saw him as an Ally in the Struggle.✊🏾
— Questlove (In E flat) (@questlove) November 26, 2016
I'm not Cuban I can't speak for Cubans. But when I went to Cuba, virtually everyone that I met there loved Castro. https://t.co/Hy1Tiy9Mju
— Talib Kweli Greene (@TalibKweli) November 26, 2016