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Celebrities react to Donald Trump's victory, from 'embarrassing' to 'ecstatic'

Donald Trump won the presidential race in a big upset, and a glance at social media shows that the news upset much of Hollywood — and beyond.

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Donald Trump 'achieved the impossible': How the internet reacted to #Election2016

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Celebrities took to Twitter to express shock and disbelief.

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Donald Trump defies predictions with stunning White House win

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Some stars, like "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, offered encouragement to their followers and fellow Americans.

While others, like vocal Hillary Clinton supporter Katy Perry, took Trump's victory as call to action.

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And they didn't wait for the final results to express their feelings. Shortly after the polls closed and the first tallies rolled in, hope soon turned to dread for some.

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World reacts with surprise and puzzlement to Donald Trump's upset victory

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But make no mistake, while celeb reactions have been overwhelmingly filled with surprise and disappointment, those sentiments aren't exactly universal.

Kirstie Alley was among a small but enthusiastic group of celebrities to cheer President-elect Trump.

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