This is how 22 celebrities reacted to the Presidential Election result

'Can we have Alec Baldwin instead?'

Donald Trump has been elected the 45th President of the United States, shocking the world as he defied pre-election polling to take the White House this morning.

The Donald’s unexpected triumph marks the end of his 10-month presidential race against Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton – one of the meanest and most divisive campaign battles of all time.

Millions tuned in this morning to watch the events unfold, with Trump taking the key states in the early hours. His victory has unsurprisingly blown up the internet, even crashing the Canadian immigration website with an influx of US citizens prepared to denounce the flag and prompting #RIPAmerica to begin trending on Twitter.

Among those expressing their immediate shock were some very famous faces. Here’s what they’re saying on social media about the outcome.

1. Katy Perry

2. JK Rowling

3. Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga protesting outside Trump Tower this morning

Lady Gaga protesting outside Trump Tower this morning

4. Chris Evans

5. Sophie Turner

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6. Kristen Bell

7. Lily Allen

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8. Lorde

9. Rashida Jones


10. Brittany Snow

11. Ariel Winter

12. Madonna

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13. Jessica Chastain

14. Jesse Tyler Ferguson

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15. Sarah Silverman

16. Octavia Spencer

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17. Ariana Grande

18. Cher

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19. Mandy Moore

20. JoJo

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21. Seth MacFarlane

Seth Macfarlane


22. Lady Gaga (Pt. II)

Lady Gaga Trump T-Shirt

Stepping out in her native New York the day after it was announced that Donald Trump had been elected President of the United States, Gaga wore this quite brilliant and pun-absolutely-intended ‘Love Trumps Hate’ t-shirt.

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