A Motivation Monday of sorts, stars took to social media in force to welcome and celebrate Caitlyn Jenner after the former Olympian, previously known as Bruce Jenner, debuted on the cover of Vanity Fair as a woman for the first time. Along with the cover shoot, Jenner formed a new Twitter account on Monday with the bio that reads, “I’m so happy after such a long struggle to be living my true self. Welcome to the world Caitlyn. Can’t wait for you to get to know her/me.”
Twitter kept the conversation buzzing about her transformation with the hashtag #CallMeCaitlyn. See below some of the celeb reactions to the news:
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) June 1, 2015
— Anna Kendrick (@AnnaKendrick47) June 1, 2015
Um so Caitlyn Jenner is gorg
— SOPHOMORE(abigail breslin) (@yoabbaabba) June 1, 2015
CAITLYN!!!!!!!!!! Love this. So happy for her. https://t.co/YOo4kdBOJl
— kerry washington (@kerrywashington) June 1, 2015
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) June 1, 2015
#CaitlynJenner has truly broken the Internet. What a moment.
— Jesse Tyler Ferguson (@jessetyler) June 1, 2015
Congratulations @Caitlyn_Jenner on your rebirth. You've inspired so much intelligent dialogue and courage.
— Susan Sarandon (@SusanSarandon) June 1, 2015
I just want Caitlyn Jenner to take me out and teach me how to drive a stick shift in heels.
— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) June 1, 2015
— Rachel Zoe (@RachelZoe) June 1, 2015
Caitlyn's gonna be the one who breaks the internet!
— Jerry O'Connell (@MrJerryOC) June 1, 2015
— Tyra Banks (@tyrabanks) June 1, 2015
— Sophia Bush (@SophiaBush) June 1, 2015
— Ellen Page (@EllenPage) June 1, 2015
— Mia Farrow (@MiaFarrow) June 1, 2015
— Jussie Smollett (@JussieSmollett) June 1, 2015
— Maria Shriver (@mariashriver) June 1, 2015
she moves me so – http://t.co/6OpM2OmiMB
— ROSIE (@Rosie) June 1, 2015
— Hoda Kotb (@hodakotb) June 1, 2015
Caitlyn Jenner for Vanity Fair 📷 Annie Leibovitz! How beautiful! Be happy, be proud, live life YOUR way! pic.twitter.com/39fryBwUqE
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) June 1, 2015
be free now pretty bird.
— Kendall (@KendallJenner) June 1, 2015
“#”Well HELLOOOOO CaitlynJenner!!!” wrote Lance Bass. “My wish is that everyone is able to live a happy life as their authentic self.”
“Live YOUR life…YOUR way! Life is TOO SHORT to be anything but happy,” posted La La Anthony.
Jenner’s stepdaughter Khloe wrote, “We were given this life because you were strong enough to live it! I couldn’t be prouder!!! Caitlyn, You are beautiful!!!”