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Celebrity Reactions: Anthony Scaramucci Out As Donald Trump’s Communications Director

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Celebrities are reacting to the news that President Donald Trump has removed Anthony Scaramucci from his position as White House communications director after just 10 days on the job. See Hollywood stars’ tweets and reactions below.

One celebrity weighing in on the situation is Michael Keaton, who tweeted, “I called the Scaramucci ‘quit’ this morning!!! Saw that one – Scary Moochie!” Andy Cohen‏ snarked, “Trump is a great manager! Runs a tight ship!” Tom Bergeron‏ wrote, “Bye Bye Mooch,” accompanied by laughing, crying emoji. And a stunned Zach Braff asked, “Wait, what?!?!?!”

Tom Arnold quipped, “I feel sorry for Mario Cantone,” in reference to the comedian having just debuted his impression of the ousted White House staffer. Jon Cryer similarly stated, “But… but… I was so excited to see more of [Mario Cantone].” And Seth Meyers, seeming to indicate he knew the new communications director wouldn’t last long, retweeted a post from Friday in which he replied to someone asking who would play Scaramucci on “SNL.” He responded, “Remember, that’s September.”

John Cusack offered, “Like a well oiled machine.” Mark Ruffalo stated, “So it goes @Scaramucci is OUT. Being IN at all was another stunning example of @POTUS lousy judgment. This presidency is a killing joke.” Jedediah Bila‏ joked, “Trump’s ‘You’re Fired’ sure carried over to politics.” And George Takei noted, “Looks like Mooch ado about nothing.”

Chrissy Teigen said, “lol this fu**ing dumpster fire.” Mocking Scaramucci’s profanity-laced interview in The New Yorker last week, Patton Oswalt exclaimed, “How the f**k is Scaramucci already out of a goddamn job? Woulda been great at that c**ksucker. F**k piss c**t s**t. Buttc**k.” And in reference to that same rant, Albert Brooks quipped, “Mr. Scaramucci had a good run. We’re going to miss him. Thanks to him I pulled my back out trying to suck my own c**k.”

“The Bachelor” host Chris Harrison barbed, “Tonight so much drama on the Tell All special as I reunite #Trump and #Scaramucci for the first time since their breakup.” Ryan Phillippe said, “too mooch too soon…” James Gunn wrote, “RIP #Scaramucci. That didn’t take long.” Alyssa Milano asked, “Ummm, guys? What in the world is happening?” Eliza Dushku simply tweeted a victory sign emoji. And Billy Eichner joked, “OMG he’s gonna replace Scaramucci with OJ.”

Russell Crowe wrote, “So… that guy went and did the Fandango… just like the song predicted. Ain’t this just a crazy world?” Joy Behar offered, “My next prediction: The Mooch will have Priebus’ baby.” And Stephen Colbert quipped, “Scaramucci, we barely knewcci.” Gossip Cop will update as more celebrities react to Trump removing Scaramucci from his role as White House communications director.

 


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