Amanda Knox is free. After four years in an Italian jail, the young woman has finally been released with charges that she was involved in the murder of her roommate Meredith Kercher in their apartment in Perugia, Italy being dropped. And the Seattle woman certainly had many rooting for release, and not just arm chair jurors but celebrities of stage and screen, many of them parents. They probably put themselves in Amanda Knox’s parents’ shoes and felt a wee bit protective over the innocent looking young lady, maybe they saw in her eyes, their own children or could perhaps just imagine the agony – regardless of guilt or innocence – that this journey must have wrought onto Knox’s family.
Here are eleven celebrities moms and dads and what they had to say via Twitter about Amanda Knox’s release from a Real Housewife, to a teenage witch to a 30 Rock star. nggallery id=’116202′