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Jesse Williams Doesn't Stand for National Anthem at Basketball Game After Charlottesville Attack

Jesse Williams is taking a stance against violence in the United States.

The 36-year-old Grey’s Anatomy star refused to stand during the National Anthem at the BIG3 basketball game on Sunday (August 13) in response to the violence going on Charlottesville, Virginia.

During the song, Jesse shared a video with the caption, “”We’ll stand when you do…” and fans believe that the message is directed at President Trump for the way he handled the white supremacists involved in the rallies and attacks in Charlottesville.

Trump was criticized yesterday for his response to the attacks as he refused to acknowledge that racism is taking place and for not mentioning that it started with a white supremacy rally.

You can watch Jesse‘s video on TMZ.com.

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'Grey's Anatomy' Men Throw First Pitch at Mariners Game (Video)

Justin Chambers, Jason George, Jesse Williams, and Kevin McKidd got their baseball on this week!

The Grey’s Anatomy stars threw the first pitch at the Seattle Mariners baseball game against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday (July 25) at Safeco Field in Seattle.

As you probably know, the ABC drama takes place at the fictional Grey-Sloan Memorial Hospital in Seattle.

The group wore customized jerseys and had a blast out on the field.

“Gettin’ loose in the tunnels before taking the mound at #SafeCoField to the throw that first pitch w the boys. @Mariners #RedSox #HiPops #Beisbol @Ebroji,” Jesse captioned the Instagram video below.

ICYMI, find out which former Grey’s Anatomy star is returning for the show’s 14th season.

See all of the pics and videos from the guys’ day below!

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Jesse Williams Steps Out Solo for 'Ballers' Season 3 Pop-Up Amid Minka Kelly Dating Rumors

Jesse Williams keeps it cool and casual as he poses for a photograph while attending the Ballers: Season 3 Pop-Up Experience held on Thursday (July 20) in Los Angeles.

The 35-year-old actor was joined at the event by the stars of the show London Brown, John David Washington, Omar Benson Miller, costume designer Tiffany Hasbourne and Insecure star Jay Ellis.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jesse Williams

Earlier this week, sources exclusively confirmed JustJared.com that amid dating rumors, Minka Kelly and Jesse are strictly just friends.

Season three of Ballers is set to debut on HBO on Sunday (July 23) at 10pm EST!


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Minka Kelly & Jesse Williams Are 'Strictly Friends' For Now (Exclusive)

Minka Kelly and Jesse Williams are not dating right now, despite reports that they have been a couple for months, sources exclusively confirm to JustJared.com.

The two stars became friends back in January while working together on the upcoming video game Detroit: Become Human.

Jesse is currently going through a divorce and custody battle with his wife Aryn Drake-Lee. He and Minka are keeping their relationship strictly friendly during this difficult time for his family.

“The truth is, maybe one day things will turn romantic, but they agreed not to cross the line until his life is sorted,” a source told JJ. “Minka has more dignity and respect for herself than to be ‘the other woman.’”

Jesse and Minka were spotted catching a movie together on Monday night (July 10) in West Hollywood, but weren’t seen showing any PDA. “You would see different body language in the photos if they were actually dating,” another source added.

We’ll have to wait and see if a romance blooms between Minka and Jesse, but for now, these two are just friends!

Jesse Williams Spills on Aryn Drake-Lee Divorce in Jay Z's 'Footnotes for 4:44' Video

Jesse Williams is opening up about his divorce from Aryn Drake-Lee back in April.

The 35-year-old Grey’s Anatomy actor and his now ex-wife called it quits after nearly five years of marriage.

Jesse has reportedly been fighting for joint physical and legal custody of their children – Sadie, 4, and Maceo, 21 months.

“I was in a relationship 13 years, 13 real years, not 5 years, not 7 years, 13 years,” Jesse said in Jay Z‘s “Footnotes for 4:44” video (via E! News).

“All of a sudden mother f–kers are writing think-pieces that I somehow threw a 13-year relationship – like thee most painful experience I’ve had in my life like with a person I’ve loved with all of my heart – that I threw a person and my family in the trash because a girl I work with is cute,” he added.

Chris Rock, Will Smith, Kendrick Lamar, Anthony Anderson, Aziz Ansari, and more also open up about their relationships in the 11-minute Tidal video.

Watch a preview below!

Jesse Williams' New App Brings 'Black Perspective' to Emojis

Jesse Williams has a passion project in his app.

The 35-year-old Grey’s Anatomy actor recently opened up about @ebrojiapp, which is geared toward African Americans and allows communication through emojis, stickers, and GIFs across several social platforms.

“So much of everything we consume is centered around whiteness, and then, maybe they’ll have to fill a quota and splash in some so-called diversity and inclusion,” Jesse told the Washington Post‘s “Cape Up” podcast. “It’s starting from a different perspective, a black perspective. We’re gonna include ourselves.”

Pictured: Jesse attends Opening Ceremony‘s Fall 2017 runway show “A Modern Western” with Jason Segel, Ashley Graham, Ashton Sanders, and more this weekend in Los Angeles.

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Zoe Lister-Jones & Adam Pally Premiere New Movie 'Band Aid'

The star-studded cast of the new film Band Aid stepped out for the big premiere at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on Tuesday evening (May 30) in Los Angeles.

Writer, director, and actress Zoe Lister-Jones was joined by her co-stars Adam Pally, Brooklyn Decker, Jesse Williams, Colin Hanks, Fred Armisen, Majandra Delfino, and Retta.

The movie follows a “feuding married couple whose shared love of music makes for unconventional therapy, transforming their fights into song and ultimately a band with the help of their once-drummer neighbor Dave (Armisen),” according to Deadline.

Also in attendance were James Van Der Beek, Jerry O’Connell, Joy Bryant, Hunter King, and David Walton.

30+ pictures inside of Zoe Lister-Jones and more at the premiere…More Here! »

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