Previously, Hollywood actor James Mcavoy, best known for his role as Professor Charles Xavier in the ‘X-Men’ series, had put out a post urging his fans and friends to extend financial support to the various relief efforts being carried out by NGOs in India. Sharing a video about the same, he said, “I think everyone is aware of the situation in India right now. It is really bad. There is a massive crisis and there is a lack of oxygen.”
Hollywood actors, musicians, television stars, and celebs of Indian origin have been contributing to various charities and also doing their bit to encourage fans to donate to the cause. Jada and Will Smith, Reese Witherspoon, Priyanka Chopra and husband Nick Jonas, Grammy Award-winning singer Katy Perry, talk show host Ellen Degeneres, television star Mindy Kaling, comedian Lilly Singh along with Sharon Stone, Piper Perabo, Shawn Mendez, Camila Cabello, Willow Smith and ‘Bridgerton’ stars Simone Ashley and Charithra Chandran have been actively contribution to the case.