“Your courage is inspiring.”
Even though it was highly speculated that her abuser was Marilyn Manson — the two were in a relationship from 2007-2011 — it wasn’t officially confirmed until Evan posted to her Instagram this weekend.
The response to Evan’s disclosure has been overwhelmingly positive and inspiring.
Many celebrities have publicly shown their support for Evan on her original Instagram post:
Fellow True Blood star, Anna Paquin, showed her support:
Pretty Persuasion co-star Selma Blair:
Wood’s supporters extended past fellow celebrities to also include fans and long-time supporters of the actor, many of whom who’ve expressed how proud they are for publicly naming Marilyn Manson:
The most moving messages of support have been from those who are hopeful from her bravery:
Marilyn Manson has yet to publicly respond.
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