Justin Bieber Arrest: Stars Tweet Reactions, Mugshot Jokes
Beliebers in disbelief? To the shock of his fans, Justin Bieber was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 23 for DUI, drag racing and driving with an expired license in Miami Beach, Fla. The 19-year-old singer mugshot has already been released, and shows him smiling big at the camera. Click here for more photos of Bieber in his everyday life.
Shortly after news broke, celebrities and fans took to Twitter to share their reactions. With mixed feelings, hashtags ranging from "#DeportBieber" to "FreeJustinBieber" started trending on Twitter. Below, read a round-up of what some stars are saying following Bieber's arrest.
Ellen DeGeneres: "It's hard to hear all this news about @JustinBieber. I hope he makes his way to adulthood without him or anyone else getting hurt."
Seth Rogen: "All jokes aside, Justin Bieber is a piece of s--t."
Lena Dunham: "The only crazy part of Justin Bieber arrest is that he was 'popping anti-depressants all day.' Anti-depressants take like 3 months to work."
Jared Padalecki: "Just saw the mugshot of @justinbieber. I gotta admit, she's kinda hot without all of her usual makeup on . . . "
Albert Brooks: "Leave Bieber alone. At least he wasn't texting."
Jason Biggs: "50 in a 30. Jesus, Bieber even drag races like a pussy."
Orange is the New Black: We've got an open bunk for you, @justinbieber."
Mario Lopez: "Justin Bieber mugshot . . . He must be high... He thought he was at a Teen Beat photo shoot."
Zach Braff: "I'm nervous for Justin's anus in jail. #FreeBieber."
Ricky Gervais: "Prison name: Justine Bieber."
Chad Lowe: "Can't believe people want to deport Justin Bieber! Would they say the same thing if this happened to Alan Thicke or Alex Trebek?"
Adam Rose: "Shhh. I think this is the part where Justin Bieber shaves his head. ."
Ronan Farrow: "Today, we are all Justin Bieber's rented Lamborghini."
Michael Ian Black: "Doesn't Hollywood have any original ideas? I've seen this Bieber movie so many times."
RuPaul:"Condragulations, your son is a woman! Justin Bieber's official mugshot has been released" (With a Photoshopped image of Bieber's mugshot with makeup on his face.)
Rainn Wilson: "Im starting to miss the young, adorable mop bucket peeing, house egging & strip club raging Bieber of 2013. #belieber #DUIeber."
Chrissy Teigen: "anyhow as crazy as i am, I don't love laughing at downward spirals. you can love it though."
Bryan Greenberg: "Hell of a mug shot Biebs. Well done sir."
Josh Groban: "'I sentence you to free credibility in the world you are actively trying to gain credibility in." -- judge to Bieber."
Keyshawn Johnson: "They finally caught HIM! Glad no one was hurt, no kids in the street. Everyone grows up at some point. Hopefully he learns from it. The scary part is grown adults who are w/ him aren't protecting him from himself! All looking for a quick buck. Learning experience for all."
Josh Gad: "Just woke up to news that #Bieber has been arrested for Drag racing. I for one see no harm in dressing up as a woman and speeding. Go JB."
Lisa Rinna: "Baby, Baby, Baby, NO!!!!!! Like Baby, Baby, Baby, say it isn't SOOOOO!!!!!!"
Vanilla Ice: "Someone just told me that Justin Bieber got arrested in Miami last night drag racing drunk. Hard lesson to learn. Okay back to the art, LOL. I don't want to get On a Bieber tangent. I wish him the best. But drinking and driving is not good."
Jason London: "Finally. Bieber. Street cred. #VanillaKilla."