15 Celebrities Who Gave Us Something To Talk About On Twitter This Week

    "The countdown has begun..."

    1. Simone Biles thanked fans for their love and support after she dropped out of the women's gymnastics team final and the women's individual all-around events:

    the outpouring love & support I’ve received has made me realize I’m more than my accomplishments and gymnastics which I never truly believed before. 🤍

    Twitter: @Simone_Biles

    2. Simone's high-profile supporters included Michelle Obama...

    Am I good enough? Yes, I am. The mantra I practice daily. @Simone_Biles, we are proud of you and we are rooting for you. Congratulations on the the silver medal, Team @USA! 🎊

    Twitter: @MichelleObama

    3. ...as well as former Olympic gymnast Dominique Moceanu, who supported Simone and explained why her decision to drop out was 100% the right call:

    I was 14 y/o w/ a tibial stress fracture, left alone w/ no cervical spine exam after this fall. I competed in the Olympic floor final minutes later. @Simone_Biles 🤍 decision demonstrates that we have a say in our own health—“a say” I NEVER felt I had as an Olympian.

    Twitter: @Dmoceanu

    4. Suni Lee, who won the gold medal at the individual all-around event, shared her reaction to learning about Minnesota's Sunisa Lee Day:

    history. 😭💙 https://t.co/LTAifQKrMZ

    Twitter: @sunisalee_

    5. In non-Olympics news, Issa Rae broke the internet by sharing STUNNING photos of her wedding (she married Louis Diame). Natasha Rothwell really summed it up perfectly:

    Good morning to @IssaRae and Issa Rae only.

    Lauren Fair / instagram.com / Twitter: @natasharothwell

    6. Mindy Kaling recognized herself in B.J. Novak's subtweet:

    This is a scathing subtweet https://t.co/KVRrJlYjc7

    Twitter: @mindykaling

    7. Bob Odenkirk thanked everyone for their support after he collapsed earlier this week while filming on the set of Better Call Saul:

    Hi. It's Bob. Thank you. To my family and friends who have surrounded me this week. And for the outpouring of love from everyone who expressed concern and care for me. It’s overwhelming. But I feel the love and it means so much.

    8. Normani and Cardi B had the sweetest exchange:

    I love you always and I’m sure I sound like a creep saying this. I really am forever grateful and couldn’t imagine coming outta hiding after two years with anyone else. 🙏🏾🤍 genuinely one of the sweetest human beings everrr. thank you for being YOU https://t.co/tyFquh2335

    Twitter: @Normani

    9. Mandy Moore celebrated 20 years (!!!!!) of The Princess Diaries:

    Wowww talk about a #ThrowbackThursday!😳 Happy 20th birthday to #ThePrincessDiaries 👑 and a real bop 🎤…#StupidCupid! 🎉

    Walt Disney Co./Courtesy Everett Collection / Allstar Picture Library Ltd. / Alamy Stock Photo / Entertainment Pictures / Alamy Stock Photo / Twitter: @TheMandyMoore

    10. Lil Nas X declared that he's a big fan of Lil Nas X...

    i’m just a big fan of what he’s been doing lately https://t.co/HtxoJ7jVvz

    Twitter: @LilNasX

    11. ...and so did Halle Berry:

    I’m in good company ☺️ @LilNasX https://t.co/yq1v1QBBuu

    Twitter: @halleberry

    12. Kehlani celebrated nearly 11 months sober:


    Twitter: @Kehlani

    13. Jaden Smith took to Twitter when Willow Smith declined his call:

    Just Tried To Call Willow, She Declined It After The First Ring.

    Twitter: @jaden

    14. The Weeknd teased his new music:

    the countdown has begun... in my head

    Twitter: @theweeknd

    15. And Zac Efron shared a photo from a set with Jessica Alba 👀:

    She drives, I pick the playlist #ComingSoon @jessicaalba

    Twitter: @ZacEfron