AAPI Celebs React to Parkland School Shooting

On Wednesday, 17 people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, by a lone gunman.

Nineteen-year-old Nikolas Cruz, a former student of the school who was taken into custody by police and charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder, was armed with an AR-15 assault-style rifle when he opened fire inside and outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas.

The mass shooting was one of the deadliest in modern U.S. history, and, according to Time, the 18th school shooting of 2018.

#GunReformNow was trending on Twitter Thursday morning. Asian American Pacific Islander celebrities joined in the conversation: