Celeb Tweets: Paris Attacks Edition
Horrified by the terrorist attacks in Paris that have left more than 125 people dead, several celebrities took to social media Friday to express their support.
‘Praying For Paris,’ wrote singer Sam Smith. ‘Sitting here staring at the news. My thoughts and my heart is with all the family and friends of the victims and to everyone in Paris and France tonight. Please all stay at home and stay safe.’
There were multiple coordinated attacks in several locations in the French city including a soccer stadium and at least two restaurants. Most of the deaths occurred in the Bataclan theater where US rock band Eagles of Death Metal was scheduled to perform in concert, according to CNN.
Ellen DeGeneres simply tweeted an image of the French flag and a heart.
Stephen Fry: ‘Oh #Paris – there are no words. Thoughts with you.’
Matt Bomer: ‘Thoughts and prayers with Paris right now.’
Boy George: A prayer for Paris. My heart breaks! xxx
George Takei: ‘They cannot destroy what we keep in our hearts.’
Dustin Lance Black: ‘All my thoughts and prayers are for the people of #Paris tonight.’
Dan Bucatinsky: ‘Thoughts are with Paris. Vraiment.’
Christopher Rice: ‘Heartbroken over the news coming in from Paris. Heartbroken. Sending love to all those directly impacted by these terrible events.’