President Obama's 2012 DNC Speech: Hollywood Reacts

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As the commander-in-chief spoke in Charlotte, celebrities weighed in on his address to the nation.

Already one of his best sources of campaign cash, Hollywood offered President Obama plenty of public support on Twitter Thursday night.

Obama accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president with a primetime address in Charlotte, and though the entertainment industry was celebrating itself at the MTV VMAs, attention shifted to politics in time for celebrities to weigh in on the speech.

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By and large, the reaction was effusive in its praise, exclamation points and virtual nodding abundant. Here is a large sampling of Hollywood's in-the-moment commentary.

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