Hollywood Stars Express Joy at Ireland’s Historic Vote to Approve Gay Marriage (Updating)

“So proud to be Irish,” writes “Outlander” actress Caitriona Balfe, while Stephen Fry imagines, “Oscar [Wilde] smiles in his grave”

Last Updated: May 23, 2015 @ 11:45 AM

With early results from Friday’s historic referendum in Ireland suggesting a landslide victory for supporters of same-sex marriage, the wee island country is poised to become the first to approve marriage equality at the ballot box. And gay-friendly stars, adopting hashtags like #MarRef and #YesEquality, have taken to social media to voice their approval.

Here are some of the best reactions so far: