Hollywood Thinks Lester Holt Was Too Easy On Trump During Debate

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Katie Jerkovich Entertainment Reporter
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Hollywood was not happy with how Lester Holt moderated the debate, with most feeling he was too easy on Donald Trump.

“Why is Lester Holt not moderating this,” Rita Wilson tweeted during the presidential debate between Trump and Hillary Clinton Monday night. And the 59-year-old actress was not alone as Twitter was full of celebrities who complained about the NBC anchor not taking control of the Republican presidential nominee. (RELATED: Michael Moore Says Trump ‘Won’ The Debate)

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton shake hands after the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York

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“Someone should check on Lester Holt,” Chelsea Handler tweeted. (RELATED: ‘The Terminator’ Director Calls Trump A ‘Madman’ On The Climate)

“Hey Lester you a ref man,” Leslie Jones tweeted. “He not suppose to interrupt! Foul! Where the yellow flag blow a whistle!!

“Lester,” Jones added. “Please. Cut. Him. Off. Wtf.”