'I've never been so proud to be a woman': Celebrities react to Christine Blasey Ford's testimony

Raechal Shewfelt
Editor, Yahoo Entertainment

Hollywood was watching Thursday as Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee that President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, sexually assaulted her.

Alyssa Milano, left, Padma Lakshmi, and Ellen DeGeneres tuned in to the hearing. (Photo: Getty Images)

Actress and #MeToo advocate Alyssa Milano was actually inside the packed hearing room on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., as a guest of Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and offered her take on it throughout the day.

Actors Busy Philipps and Sarah Hyland shared messages of support for Ford, along with their own stories of having been sexually assaulted via social media.

Other celebrities, including other women who’ve spoken publicly about having been sexually assaulted, such as Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino, and Padma Lakshmi, and Mariska Hargitay, who regularly advocates for victims of sexual assault, weighed in on the subject, too.

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