Chris Evans, Miley Cyrus and more celebs speak out on National School Walkout Day

Students participating in the National School Walkout have Hollywood's support. 

Stars like Chris Evans, Miley Cyrus and more took to social media on Wednesday to commend the students who walked out of their classrooms to advocate for gun reform one month after the Parkland, Florida, school shooting, which killed 17 people.

"The young people of this generation give me so much hope," Evans tweeted. "Are u listening @GOP? Time for gun laws to change. And for you 2A-ers, relax, no one is saying you cant own a gun, your right to ‘bear arms shall not be infringed’. Just looking for common sense reform! #NationalWalkoutDay." 

Many stars have also revealed their plans to participate in the March for Our Lives demonstration in Washington, D.C., and across the country on March 24. 

George and Amal Clooney donated $500,000 to the march last month, sharing that they planned to "stand side by side" with those protesting gun violence and mass shootings, and advocating for stricter gun legislation. Oprah Winfrey matched their donation. 

See how more stars are recognizing National School Walkout Day in the gallery below:

Celebrities speak out on National School Walkout Day
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Celebrities speak out on National School Walkout Day
The young people of this generation give me so much hope. Are u listening @GOP? Time for gun laws to change. And fo…
MTV stands with all students as they participate in the #NationalSchoolWalkout against gun violence. |…
Dear Students, I stand with you. I support you. #NationalWalkoutDay
So inspired by students across the country participating in #NationalWalkoutDay I want to be like them when I grow…
Fear has no place in school... #whereisthelove in schools [?] Today is the beginning of the rEVOLution.... #art #smart #heart
#schoolwalkout NYC. THANK YOU STUDENTS. @nycmarchforourlives @everytown @momsdemand @giffordscourage
We support all the students #RisingUp to protest #GunViolence and in today's #MarchForOurLives. We are proud of thi…
To every kid who walked out today: I see you and I respect you. This nation belongs to you as much as any other cit…
so proud of my high school students - for walking out today - to every kid who found the strength to use they voice…
BEYOND proud of every single student raising their voice by WALKING OUT. We see you. We’re with you.
So proud of all the schools that supported the students need to protest #GunViolence and to honor the lives lost at Parkland. These kids are inspirations. Their determination and courage and outrage and fear will feed us all in our quest for a safer America. @everytown #neveragain #commonsensegunlaws #Nogunsinkidshands #noloopholes #mandatorybackgroundchecks and thank you to all the outspoken gun users who support making weapons of war illegal. We need you.🙏🏻
#NEVERAGAIN #NationalWalkoutDay
I am walking out with you in spirit, America- all the way from Dublin, Ireland! #NeverAgain
Good guy with a gun. In a classroom. Good God. @Everytown #neveragain
To all the students walking out today to honor of 17 killed in Parkland & demanding action against gun violence: We…
My kid is walking out of class today to pay respect to those slain at Parkland, and to demand stricter gun control laws. I am proud of him.

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