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Celebrities React to Lafayette Movie Theater Shooting

Celebrities are speaking out about the tragic shooting at a movie theater on Thursday night (July 23) in Lafayette, La.

A gunman broke out in fire on the audience about 20 minutes into a showing of the new film Trainwreck and killed two people before taking his own life. Several other people have were injured in the gunfire.

Many celebs are calling for gun control reform while others are simply praying for the families of the victims.

Trainwreck star and writer Amy Schumer shared her thoughts on the tragedy shortly after the news broke.

Click inside to see what other celebrities are saying about the shooting… More Here! »

Amy Schumer Comments on 'Trainwreck' Screening Shooting

Amy Schumer has released a statement following the tragic shooting at a screening of her movie Trainwreck that has left at least three people dead.

“My heart is broken and all my thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Louisiana,” the 34-year-old comedian tweeted shortly after the news broke on Thursday night (July 23).

A 58-year-old white male stood up in the crowd about 20 minutes into the screening and fired into the audience with a handgun. Three people are dead, including the shooter, who shot and killed himself. Seven victims were hospitalized and three are suffering critical injuries, according to reports.

We continue to send out our thoughts and condolences to anyone affecting by this tragedy.

'Trainwreck' Theater Shooting in Louisiana Leaves Three Dead

Six people are injured following a shooting during a screening of the movie Trainwreck on Thursday night (July 23) at the Grand Theatre in Lafayette, La.

It has been confirmed by City Marshal Brian Pope that the shooting took place during a 7pm showing of the new Amy Schumer comedy. The shooter turned the gun on himself and he is dead.

Eyewitness Katie Domingue told The Daily Advertiser that the shooting happened 20 minutes into the movie.

“We heard a loud pop we thought was a firecracker,” she said, adding that “an older white man” stood up in the crowd and shot down.

“He wasn’t saying anything. I didn’t hear anybody screaming either,” she added.

We send our thoughts and condolences to anyone affected by this tragedy.

UPDATE: It is now being reported that three people, including the shooter, have died.

Celebrities React to Confederate Flag Being Taken Down

Celebrities are speaking out on social media after the Confederate flag was taken down in South Carolina on Friday morning (July 10).

The historic moment came weeks after the Charleston church shooting and lots of pressure on lawmakers to remove the symbol of racism.

The flag was raised above the South Carolina State House back in 1962 to protest the civil rights movement and the state House of Representatives finally voted to take it down on Thursday. Governor Haley signed the measure into law later that day.

See how celebs like President Obama and Kerry Washington are reacting.

Click inside to read more tweets from celebrities about taking down the flag… More Here! »

'Every Single Word' Tumblr Highlights Lack of Diversity in Film

A new Tumblr has gone viral after showcasing diversity issues in Hollywood.

Run by Hispanic actor/director Dylan Marron, the blog features clips from mainstream films that compile every word spoken by a person of color in that movie.

Films like Wedding Crashers only have 39 seconds worth of footage, while Black Swan has even fewer with 24.

The edited clips also show how limiting the roles are – with people of color playing an assistant, a bus driver, a minister, and other very brief parts.

Watch the example below for The Fault in Our Stars.


Every Single World – The Fault in Our Stars

People Can't Decide Which Nail Polish Color Best Matches These Shoes

Remember The Dress? Of course you do. Well, now the Internet has come up with a similar dilemma that’s gone viral already.

Twitter user @totallymendes posted a photo of two different nail polishes – one more pink and one more purple – next to a pair of pink-purple pumps.

“WHICH COLOR MATCHES THE SHOES THE BEST,” the Shawn Mendes fan captioned the pic.

The tweet already has 10,000+ RTs and favorites as people argue over which color best matches the shoes.

WHICH DO YOU THINK matches better? Take our poll below!

Bigger photo below!

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Stone Cold Steve Austin Covers WWE 2K16 Video Game!

Stone Cold Steve Austin is the new cover star for the WWE’s video game WWE 2K16 and fans are going crazy over it!

“First of all I’m very honored to be the cover superstar for WWE 2K16,” Steve told MTV. “And being asked got me thinking – and I guess I kind of started looking back at all the things I managed to accomplish in the business.”

“But I think it was testament to a very deep locker room in one the best eras in the business. All these years later, it is very special and I’m very proud and I was very happy to get the phone call to be the cover star of such a highly-regarded video games franchise,” he continued.

“I’m very honored to represent @WWEGames on the badass #WWE2K16 cover this year. #RaiseSomeHell,” Steve added on Twitter.

Watch the video announcement below!


WWE 2K16 Cover Superstar Announcement
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