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Celebrities react to the death of George Floyd and the protests in Minneapolis

Celebs react to the death of George Floyd

Police officers walk through a cloud of tear gas, Thursday, May 28, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. Protests over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody Monday, broke out in Minneapolis for a third straight night.
Police officers walk through a cloud of tear gas, Thursday, May 28, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. Protests over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody Monday, broke out in Minneapolis for a third straight night.
John Minchillo, Associated Press

Multiple celebrities have spoken out about the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who had pleaded for air as a white police officer kneeled on his neck.

Videos of Floyd’s death circulated social media earlier this week. Four officers involved in the incident were fired. Police did not offer any details about the officers, according to USA Today.

Celebrities shared emotional posts about the moment. See a roundup of them below.

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