Celebs in shock over Trump‘ing’ win
Hollywood celebrities have expressed shock over billionaire businessman Donald Trump's surprise win over seasoned politician Hillary Clinton in the knife-edge US Presidential elections.
Trump, a former reality star, who has hosted ‘The Apprentice’, swept Clinton in battleground states like Florida, North Carolina and Ohio.
Many celebrities had openly backed Clinton and have now taken to social media to share their despair.
Kunal Nayyar, the Indo-American star of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ expressed fear over Trump's election win. "Never in 15 years of living In this country have I ever felt afraid to look like I do. #immigrant," he wrote.
Veteran singer Cher tweeted, "World will never be the same. I feel Sad for the young. (Donald) will never be more than the toilet, I've used as a symbol for Him. You can't Polish."
"The positive element from all this is that we can no longer pretend that we are free of racism & sexism. The question is, what do we do now?" wrote actress Jessica Chastain.
Actress Amanda Seyfried said with this result, US has hit "rock bottom". "Maybe this is rock bottom and there's no where to go but up," she posted.
"Well this is utterly terrifying," wrote pop star Ariana Grande. "I am in tears," she added.
‘Captain America’ star Chris Evans called Trump's victory "embarrassing." "This is an embarrassing night for America. We've let a hatemonger lead our great nation. We've let a bully set our course. I'm devastated," Evans added.
TV producer Shonda Rhimes, who has been vocal against Trump's Presidential bid, expressed her disappointment.