Iron Man actor Robert Downey Jr. shared a star-studded, anti-Trump video as part of a drive to get out the vote ahead of the election. It also featured his Marvel movie co-stars: Scarlett Johansson, Don Cheadle, Mark Ruffalo and Clark Gregg.
Captain America himself, Chris Evans, denounced President-elect Trump on election night, tweeting, “This is an embarrassing night for America. We’ve let a hatemonger lead our great nation. We’ve let a bully set our course. I’m devastated.”
Evans continued to express his alarm over Trump in the days following the election.
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The election was “a direct blow to the dreamers, to the empathizers, to those who dare to hope,” wrote Brie Larson, who will star in “Captain Marvel,” in a piece she wrote for Lena Dunham’s website, Lenny.
Larson has shared a litany of anti-Trump posts in recent weeks, ones that call for a recount, for electors to vote against Trump, and ones like this from the ACLU which raise concerns over a Trump-run White House.
Mark Ruffalo plays The Hulk in the “Avengers” series, but offscreen he’s passionate activist who has been open about his disdain for Trump.
Ruffalo urged his Twitter followers to “keep your eye on the ball” when it comes to Trump, warning them to stay focused on important issues and not get distracted by the president-elect’s bombastic tweets.
Lupita Nyong’o, star in the upcoming “Black Panther,” was more pro-Hillary than anti-Trump, sharing her support on Twitter on Election Day.
Chadwick Boseman, Black Panther himself, shared a similarly pro-Clinton stance on Election Day.
Comic book creator Stan Lee, who famously appears in Marvel movie cameos, hasn’t directly gone out against Trump, but did share “some thoughts on #respect for what feels like a troubled time” on Twitter.
New Zealander Taika Waititi, director of the upcoming “Thor: Ragnarok,” shared his negative interpretation of the election results.
“Avengers” series director Joss Whedon has has not minced words on Twitter when it comes to his decided opposition to a Trump administration.
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