Angelina Jolie’s fans were sent into a frenzy yesterday when it was falsely reported that the mother-of-six, 41, committed suicide.
While the rumor was quickly proven to be merely a death hoax, that didn’t stop fans from freaking out over the potentially devastating news.
Whoever done the angelina suicide hoax? U r beyond disgusting. That is not entertainment, that is just spiteful.😠— mim pil (@pilbeam_mim) August 12, 2016
Wtf did Angelina Jolie commit suicide??!— Jesus Angel (@jangelgarza) August 11, 2016
Someone just told me Angelina Jolie died and I started to tear up, thank god it's a hoax I honestly was about to have a meltdown 😔— Sophie Λlder (@Sophie_Alder) August 12, 2016
According to Snopes, the rumor began with a malicious Facebook post saying that she “said goodbye” to her fans and husband Brad Pitt.
We're so thankful to hear she's okay!