On February 24, Russia launched a war against Ukraine. For more than three months now, Ukrainians have been fighting for their freedom, feeling the support of the entire civilized world. The best representatives of world cinema did not stand aside. In this material we have collected famous actors who help us on the path to victory in word and deed.
Famous Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie is one of the first world stars to support Ukraine. She acted as a UN Goodwill Ambassador and told her fans that she was praying for every Ukrainian citizen. In May, she personally visited Lviv, visited the local city hall and the train station. During the visit, she talked with local residents, refugees and volunteers. The star also provides financial assistance to refugees.
In addition to providing informational support to Ukrainian residents, the actor actively makes donations to various funds. The 47-year-old actor donated at least $10 million to the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. In the press, such generosity is explained, among other things, by the fact that DiCaprio’s grandmother is from Odessa.
The actor sold his collectible convertible for $31 thousand in order to help Ukraine. Geer will distribute the proceeds from the sale of the car to the World Central Kitchen and Open Arms Ukraine foundations. These charitable organizations are now supporting the Ukrainian people.
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis
Mila Kuni has Ukrainian roots. On his Twitter page, the star shared information with subscribers that he supports Ukraine. With his help, more than $35 million was collected through the GoFundMe platform in support of Ukrainian residents.
The couple also announced that they were collecting 20 thousand bulletproof vests to send to the front.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
In addition to the fact that the stars posted information about supporting Ukrainian residents on their social networks, they organized a fundraising campaign for refugees and promised to raise $1 million. In this case, each contribution will be doubled until the specified amount is collected. The actress also actively provides information and financial support to those who suffered from hostilities.
Hollywood star Anne Hathaway posted a message on Instagram in which she calls on her fans and all people of the world to help the citizens of Ukraine, who need support more than ever.
As a sign of support for the Ukrainian people, the actor walked on the red carpet of the SAG Awards 2022 in a spectacular black suit, on which a badge was embroidered with blue and yellow threads; the actor told reporters that this is the color of the Ukrainian flag.
The British actor also actively supports Ukraine and raises funds for charities for people affected by military operations. According to him, he intends to settle refugees in his house.
The Real Housewives of New York City actress has raised over $25 million through her BStrong Foundation. Donated funds are intended to meet essential needs: food, water, children’s and household goods, hygiene products.
Of course, this is not a complete list of actors who supported Ukraine. Moreover, new stars are joining him every day.