Leslie Jones naked photos surfaced online after her website was hacked. The actress has now gathered both hateful comments and messages of support from her fellow celebrities.
The “Ghostbusters” actress became a trending topic in the social media following the circulation of her naked photos. Aside from this, Leslie Jones’ personal details was also made online with her passport and other private information being uploaded in her hacked website.
To make matters worse, hurtful comments also surfaced online as some compared Leslie Jones to Harambe, the 17-year-old gorilla who was shot in a zoo.
In her hacked website, Harambe’s video was uploaded along with Leslie Jones’ naked photos.
Leslie Jones’ website has been taken down since the hack.
Meanwhile, messages of support from celebrities and Twitter users following Leslie Jones’ naked photos leak.
“Ghostbusters” director Paul Figg said, “What’s happening to @Lesdoggg is an absolute outrage. Alt right, haters, trolls, “comedians,” whoever the fuck you all are, you’re just sad.”
Some also slammed the “hate crime,” saying it was sexist and racist for the actress, The Huffington Post said.
“These acts against leslie jones….are sickening. its racist & sexist. it’s disgusting. this is hate crimes. this aint “kids joshing round,” Questlove Gomez said.
Lena Dunham is also rallying to give support to the actress.
She said in a tweet, “Let’s turn our anger at trolls into love for Leslie Jones and into strategies to protect all the heroines who don’t deserve this bullshit.”
The hashtag #LoveforLeslieJ is now trending on Twitter.
Leslie Jones’ has yet to give her statement regarding the naked photos.
Last July, the actress has also received racist attacks against her following the release of “Ghostbusters.”
She tweeted, “I feel like I’m in a personal hell. I didn’t do anything to deserve this. It’s just too much. It shouldn’t be like this. So hurt right now.”