Gerard Butler has joined the growing list of celebrities, including Robin Thicke and “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Camille Grammer, who are losing their Malibu-area homes to the Woolsey Canyon wildfires.
On Monday, Butler gave his followers an update on the situation with his home on Twitter:
Taking to Instagram on Sunday, the “300” star shared a photo of part of his home, which was consumed by the blaze, telling followers on Instagram story that his home is “half gone.”
Parked outside the burned-out shell is a charred vehicle, likewise burned beyond recognition.
“Returned to my house in Malibu after evacuating,” writes Butler, 48, in the caption. “Heartbreaking time across California. Inspired as ever by the courage, spirit and sacrifice of firefighters. Thank you @LosAngelesFireDepartment”.
He ends his post by asking his followers to support the LAFD, sharing a link.
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Returned to my house in Malibu after evacuating. Heartbreaking time across California. Inspired as ever by the courage, spirit and sacrifice of firefighters. Thank you @LosAngelesFireDepartment. If you can, support these brave men and women at SupportLAFD.org. Link in bio.
According to news reports, more than 200,000 people evacuated after high winds sent the wildfire raging out of control, with more an 100 homes estimated to have been destroyed and more than 35,000 acres torched.
Among the structures consumed by flames is the famed “Bachelor” mansion used in the hit TV reality show, and the Western town set at the Paramount Ranch, where scenes from “Westworld” have been filmed.