Jodie Foster's emotional Golden Globes speech that strongly hinted at her sexuality was stirring, to say the least.
It also garnered quite a reaction on Twitter among her celebrity fans, many of whom applauded her for seemingly coming out as a lesbian without ever explicitly saying it.
Here's a roundup of their reactions:
Coming out? Retiring? Jodie Foster's emotional Golden Globes speech perfectly clear to Jodie Foster : "I'm a big #JodieFoster fan, especially 2nite. Her speech tells LGBT youth: America has evolved, b proud of who u are!" Kathy Griffin : "I love Jodie Foster so much." Ryan Murphy : "Jodie Foster – rather amazing speech." Rosie O'Donnell : "Aww Jodie Foster, I would like to be your friend." Alan Cumming
: "[Jodie] Foster On your terms. It's your time! Not before nor after. It's when it feels right!" Ricky Martin
Everything you need to know about the 2013 Golden Globes : "Jodie Foster. You are perfection. I love you" Jesse Tyler Ferguson : "Thank you #JodieFoster for sharing your grace & grit over 47 yrs, and most of all tonight. #AnExample #GoldenGlobes" Chelsea Clinton : "Jodie Foster is an inspiration. Incredible speaker. So moving." Emmy Rossum
: "Jodie Foster at the #GoldenGlobes. Pure Jodie, rightfully defending her privacy while doing it with brains and a smile. She is pure class." Marlee Matlin
Complete list of winners at the 70th annual Golden Globes : "'I will continue to tell stories to move people by being moved' – Jodie Foster" Chloe Grace Moretz : "Jodie Foster speech: doesn't really come out, brags about being 50, kills off her mother, celebrated by the LBGT community for coming out…" Bret Easton Ellis : "I love Jodie Foster" Kristin Chenoweth
: Jodie Foster is truly a phenomenal talent. Well deserved!" Lacy Chabert
Who was best dressed at the Golden Globes? : "In the most beautiful and real way, Jodie Foster just stole the #goldenglobes" Adam Shankman : "KEEP SECRETS, Y'ALL #jodiefoster" Kat Dennings : "'Normal is not something to aspire to, it's something to get away from' – Jodie Foster" Kate Bosworth
: "MAZEL JODIE!! Incredible" Andy Cohen
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