Hollywood reacts to protesters storming US Capitol: ‘Sickened and saddened’

Hollywood is talking out after protestors controlled to breach the Capitol on Wednesday.

The chaos led to one protestor being fatally shot as lawmakers remained barricaded inside of and evacuations briefly commenced, the Metro Police Division in Washington D.C. relayed to Fox Information.

The violence erupted as lawmakers have been within the strategy of certifying the Electoral School votes received through President-elect Joe Biden. They have been advised to position on gasoline mask and barricade inside of as regulation enforcement officials attempted to revive order. 

Celebrities instantly took to Twitter because the surprising scenes opened up, with Ashton Kutcher urging in a tweet on Wednesday for other folks to “Give a boost to the non violent transition of energy!!!!!!!!”

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“That’s being a patriot!” he added. 

Pop megastar Purple advised her fanatics she is “ashamed” of the occasions that happened on Capitol Hill, writing, “As a United States Citizen, and the daughter of 2 veterans, and the sister of any other, I’m ashamed of what’s going down in Washington. Hypocrisy, disgrace, Embarrassment. Unpatriotic hypocritical sheep consuming poison Kool assist. This a tragic day for The us.”

Leah Remini pressed that those that stormed the Capitol are “cowards” and stated she is “praying for our nation.”

“Sickened & saddened through what I’m seeing-on such a lot of ranges,” added the actress. “Cowards. Disgraceful. We will be able to get thru this. #CapitolRiots.”

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Moreover, “The Patriot” actor Jason Isaacs was once amongst those that pointed to the double-standard associated with protests surrounding the dying of George Floyd on the knee of a Minneapolis police officer on Would possibly 25 and what transpired on Wednesday.

“Final June non violent protestors in opposition to a racist homicide have been overwhelmed and gassed close to the Capitol,” he tweeted. “Lately Trump thugs stormed the construction unchallenged, without delay from a rally the place he intentionally stoked their violence with lies. Would possibly he be flushed around the U-bend of historical past perpetually.”

Actress Yvette Nicole Brown echoed the feelings of Isaacs in her personal tweet.

U.S. Capitol Police with guns drawn watch as protesters try to break into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

U.S. Capitol Police with weapons drawn watch as protesters attempt to ruin into the Space Chamber on the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Picture/J. Scott Applewhite)

“And now they’re all simply being allowed to depart. Is that what I’m seeing?” Brown wrote. “They breached the Capitol, entered places of work and left with Lord is aware of what state secrets and techniques & incited violence and but: No arrests. No longer a one. WOW.”

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In the meantime, “Intercourse and the Town” megastar Sarah Jessica Parker lamented the inside track on Wednesday and stated so far as she’s involved, the breaching of the Capitol is “no wonder.”

“Impossible. Disgraceful. Stunning. However no wonder,” she wrote, ‘Such a lot of to carry accountable. You recognize who you’re. You pushed aside the violent, divisive, merciless rhetoric. You made excuses. Cowards He/you aren’t leaders. We will be able to attempt to re-build. You’re going to attempt to are living with yourselves.”

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Except the ones in Hollywood, many lawmakers have additionally condemned the acts of protestors on the Capitol on Wednesday.

Fox Information’ Danielle Wallace contributed to this record

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