The much anticipated Bruce Jenner interview conducted by ABC's Diane Sawyer aired Friday and Twitter was inundated with reaction to the piece.
"Bruce Jenner" was the No. 1 worldwide trend throughout the night as he told Sawyer, and the rest of the world, that he is a woman.
Bruce Jenner is the No. 1 worldwide trend on Twitter. Here are the tweets flying through in real time. https://t.co/Gm5fnu0Rkp— Ryan Parker (@TheRyanParker) April 25, 2015
Celebrities took to social media with their reactions to the interview, many commenting on how proud they were of Jenner.
so very proud of you, my hero.— Kendall Jenner (@KendallJenner) April 25, 2015
Not only was I able to call him my husband for 25 years and father of my children, I am now able to call him my hero.— Kris Jenner (@KrisJenner) April 25, 2015
Just finished watching the #BruceJennerInterview with the family. Bruzer, I'm soooo proud of you! Dads really are heros ¿¿— Khloé (@khloekardashian) April 25, 2015
¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿I LOOOOVE LOOOVE LOOOVE Bruce Jenner!!!!!!! ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) April 25, 2015
#BruceJennerABC Now that is bravery.¿¿— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) April 25, 2015
We are witnessing history. This is beautiful to watch. #BruceJennerABC— Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH) April 25, 2015
Now im mad at all the people that were mean to this guy. #BruceJennerABC— David Spade (@DavidSpade) April 25, 2015
nevertheless this is mind blowing. a revelation. and necessary and overdue. this is astonishingly brave. #BruceJenner.— Questlove Gomez (@questlove) April 25, 2015
Bruce Jenner. Reborn again as a hero, of the highest order. Thank you Bruce, for what you've just done for men, women, people everywhere. ¿¿¿¿— Eva Amurri Martino (@4EvaMartino) April 25, 2015
I love you, Bruce Jenner.— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) April 25, 2015
What a profoundly courageous & amazing person Bruce Jenner is tonight. I give him all the support in the world #peace— Elizabeth Perkins (@Elizbethperkins) April 25, 2015
Stand with Bruce Jenner #StandWithBruce— Montel Williams (@Montel_Williams) April 25, 2015
"Have an open mind and an open heart." Bruce Jenner #BruceJennerInterview— Portia de Rossi (@portiaderossi) April 25, 2015
Bruce Jenner only confirms we're all battling something. So let's love each other & ourselves. God wants us to show respect & not judge...— Mario Lopez (@MarioLopezExtra) April 25, 2015
#BruceJenner is saving lives right now. She is a hero!— Perez Hilton (@PerezHilton) April 25, 2015
I've interviewed #BruceJenner many times, and I'm in his corner. I support him & offer my respect.— Larry King (@kingsthings) April 25, 2015
Bruce Jenner. National Hero. Again.— Gavin Purcell (@gavinpurcell) April 25, 2015
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Be you!! There is no better version. #BruceJenner amazing moments.— Loren Ridinger (@lorenridinger) April 25, 2015