After news broke that a gunman opened fire at a screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Colo., killing 12 and injuring at least 38, celebrities from Kings of Leon’s Nathan Followill to actor Chris Evans took to twitter with reactions to the news. Rolling Stone has gathered their tweets below.
My thoughts & prayers go out to those affected by the Aurora, CO tragedy. Such a senseless & cowardly act.
— nathan followill (@doctorfollowill) July 20, 2012
Its just not fair that innocent people have to lose their lives over someone’s selfish stupidity acts! My stomach is hurting over this
— LeBron James (@KingJames) July 20, 2012
Breaks my heart hearing the news about the shooting’s in Aurora, Colorado.My prayers and thoughts go out to the families and victims.
— Nikki Sixx (@NikkiSixx) July 20, 2012
Man. My heart goes out to the families who were effected by that terrorist act in Co. But why was a 3 month old at a midnight premiere?
— Questo of The Roots (@questlove) July 20, 2012
— Mike Bloomberg (@MikeBloomberg) July 20, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the senseless tragedy in #Aurora, Colorado, and their families
— John McCain (@SenJohnMcCain) July 20, 2012
My prayers go out to the victims and families of the Colorado theater shooting. #justicewillbeserved
— NiC0LE P0LiZZi (@snooki) July 20, 2012
Woke up to the AWFUL news of the shooting in Auroro, Colorado and it sickens me to my core! My prayers go out to the victims families.
— Chris Daughtry (@CHRIS_Daughtry) July 20, 2012
— moby (@thelittleidiot) July 20, 2012
Praying for those affected in #Aurora. Tragic beyond all belief. God bless you.
— Carson Daly (@CarsonDaly) July 20, 2012
praying for the victims of #Aurora
— Randy Jackson (@YO_RANDYJACKSON) July 20, 2012
— Waka Flocka Flame (@WakaFlockaBSM) July 20, 2012
In shock reading about what happened at the theater in Aurora, CO… Could have been any of us. My heart is heavy for everyone affected.
— Hayley from Paramore (@yelyahwilliams) July 20, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families in Aurora Colorado
— Edward Sharpe (@EdwardSharpe) July 20, 2012
Devastated by the Colorado movie theatre killings. My heart hurts. cnn.com/2012/07/20/us/…
— Janelle Monae (@JanelleMonae) July 20, 2012
Prayers go out to the families n friends of the victims n the wounded. Horrible tragedy. #aurora
— QTip (@QtipTheAbstract) July 20, 2012
praying for the people of Aurora, Colorado.
— Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH) July 20, 2012
Pray for Aurora.
— Bun B (@BunBTrillOG) July 20, 2012
what the hell is happening?? my heart is completely shattered. all of my thoughts and prayers are with the people of aurora
— Chris Evans (@ChrisEvans) July 20, 2012
Just got home late last night. Our hearts & prayers go out to the families of the Aurora theater shooting. Heartbreaking. -is
— The Fray (@TheFray) July 20, 2012
My heart goes out to all the victims in Colorado. This is just insane. “@AP: Police chief says 14 dead in Colorado theater shooting..-BW”
— Harry Shum Jr (@iharryshum) July 20, 2012