Hollywood stars are praising a Minnesota jury's Tuesday conviction of Derek Chauvin.

Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer, was found guilty of all charges in the murder of George Floyd after kneeling on his neck for nearly nine minutes in May.

Countless stars watching the verdict immediately offered their reactions on social media.

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Rapper and actor LL Cool J tweeted a simple response:

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Other entertainers applauded the guilty verdict while memorializing Floyd.

"The View's" Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi GoldbergCelebs cheer guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin Jill Biden to appear in 'Sesame Street' documentary Fox News's Dean says 'View' won't book her over Cuomo criticism MORE said there were no winners with the outcome of Chauvin's trial.

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"Little Fires Everywhere's" Kerry Washington said that despite Chauvin being found guilty, the "fight for justice is not over."

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Actress Mira Sorvino called the jury's decision "the beginning" of justice for 46-year-old Floyd, while former "Chicago PD" star Sophia Bush said the fight for equality "will take far more work."