6:30am PT by Hilary Lewis
Miley Cyrus' Racy VMAs Performance: Hollywood Reacts
Miley Cyrus' grinding VMA performance created a frenzy on Twitter, with many people taking to social media to express their shock and horror at the 20-year-old's racy performance.
Several Hollywood stars also posted tweets reflecting their disapproval. But some, including director Judd Apatow, praised the pop star.
Meanwhile, the conversation about Cyrus continued on Monday morning's Today show, with guest co-host Carl Quintanilla saying, "I see a new segment in our future ...Talking to Your Kids About Miley Cyrus."
Later, guest Brooke Shields when asked about it said, "I was Hannah Montana's mother. I don't approve."
Take a look at what the stars were saying about Cyrus on Twitter:
Alan Thicke and Billy Ray Cyrus now under genetic arrest.— Albert Brooks (@AlbertBrooks) August 26, 2013
It's nice that Miley is comfortable with herself.— Judd Apatow (@JuddApatow) August 26, 2013
Oh Miley...— Clark Gregg (@clarkgregg) August 26, 2013
Why's Miley Cyrus the villain? Because she's got the guts to go out and say "Hey, guys I'm trying too hard! Sorry it shows!" #screweverybody— Colin Quinn (@iamcolinquinn) August 26, 2013
What if miley is just like us and woke up and is like guys what happened last night— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) August 26, 2013
Things I learned watching the #VMAs2013: There's nothing you can do with a foam finger that you can't air on MTV.— James Van Der Beek (@vanderjames) August 26, 2013
I just watched the #VMAs & I know I'm going to have nightmares about Miley Cyrus playing a tiny harp where her "red light area" is.— Jesse Tyler Ferguson (@jessetyler) August 26, 2013
Gotta go, Miley's at my door waving that giant finger and twerking my dog.— Nia Vardalos (@NiaVardalos) August 26, 2013