Stars are flocking to social media to send their love and prayers to the victims of the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub on Saturday evening (June 11) in Orlando, Fla.
At least 50 people were killed by Omar Saddiqui Mateen when he opened fire inside the club. 53 people have been hospitalized.
Reese Witherspoon wrote, “I’m heartbroken by this tragedy. Praying for Orlando and the suffering created by this senseless violence.”
“Email or call your Representative and ask them why they have done nothing to #EndGunViolence #Orlando,” Julianne Moore tweeted.
See more tweets below:
I'm heartbroken by this tragedy. Praying for Orlando and the suffering created by this senseless violence.
— Reese Witherspoon (@RWitherspoon) June 12, 2016
Horrified by the mass shooting in Orlando. When will we do something to prevent these killing sprees?
— John Legend (@johnlegend) June 12, 2016
Click inside to read more celebrity reactions to the Orlando shooting…
Unbelievable tragedy in Orlando. Praying for the LGBT community and all communities affected by this. This gun violence HAS to stop!
— Kunal Nayyar (@kunalnayyar) June 12, 2016
No words this morning after reading about what happened a few hours ago in Orlando. https://t.co/7lLmN1IaQe
— Milla Jovovich (@MillaJovovich) June 12, 2016
My deepest sympathies with the people of Orlando and the LGBT community that was targeted.
— Rahul Kohli (@RahulKohli13) June 12, 2016
This is more than than a mass shooting & beyond terrorism. It's hate crime on a micro-genocidal scale, bc that's what assault rifles enable.
— Julie Klausner (@julieklausner) June 12, 2016
Woke up to the devastating news about what happened in Orlando. My heart goes out to the victims… https://t.co/2WVjyniuVU
— Jillian Michaels (@JillianMichaels) June 12, 2016
What…keeping Orlando in my prayers!! Foreal though this is sick smh
— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) June 12, 2016
— Emilie de Ravin (@emiliederavin) June 12, 2016
My heart is broken for the victims, their families, and the city of Orlando (my home during my high school years). pic.twitter.com/1d7G2LTdP5
— Melissa Joan Hart (@MelissaJoanHart) June 12, 2016
Sending my love to Orlando…
— Nyle DiMarco (@NyleDiMarco) June 12, 2016
My heart goes out 2 the families & friends of those who lost their lives in Orlando last nite. A sad, horrific day in US history.
— Sean Hayes (@theseanhayes) June 12, 2016
— Ian Bohen (@IanBohen) June 12, 2016
Very difficult to work this morning. My heart, my soul and my anger are in #Orlando.
— Dustin Lance Black (@DLanceBlack) June 12, 2016
Celebrities React to Mass Orlando Shooting at Pulse Nightclub
Source: Just Jared