La La Anthony is praising Vanessa Bryant for the strength she showed during Kobe and Gianna‘s memorial. The ex “Power” star took to social media following the powerful speech Vanessa Bryant gave to celebrate the life of her husband and 13-year-old daughter, who she lost in a helicopter crash on January 26, and showed support to the NBA player’s widow. As The Blast reported, Vanessa Bryant surprised fans and peers when she got on the stage and said goodbye to her husband of 19 years and their teenage daughter on Monday.
La La Anthony, who is a mother to 12-year-old son Kiyan Carmelo Anthony, took to Instagram to express her solidarity to the mourning star. Posting a selfie of Vanessa Bryant wearing all of Kobe Bryant’s championship rings, the actress labeled her dear friend, “My MVP?❤️.” Focusing on Vanessa Bryant, La La wrote, “I tell you everyday you are the strongest woman I know. The strength I watched you show today is unmatched❤️Your words today were so beautiful.” Calling the widow the “epitome of love and grace,” she continued, “You are an amazing friend, mother, & wife. I got your back today, tomorrow, & forever. LOVE YOU V..❤️”
La La Anthony’s post has collected attention from other A-listers who used this as an opportunity to lend their support to Vanessa Bryant as well. La La’s best friend Kim Kardashian replied with two stars and two dove emojis, each one representing Kobe and Gigi. Gabrielle Union and Ciara each left red heart emojis on La La Anthony’s dedication. The “Level Up” singer also shared a tribute to Vanessa Bryant. Taking to social media, Ciara had her own words for the famous mom.
Posting the same picture of Vanessa Bryant that La La did, Ciara called her the “true definition of a Woman.” The singer stated that she admired Vanessa’s “strength, grace, and resilience” and said she was “Truly so proud of you. I know God is proud.” She also included the ones Vanessa Bryant lost. “Kobe and Gi Gi are smiling down on you. We love you and the girls @VanessaBryant❤️?? Heaven is Rejoicing Today,” she wrote while hashtagging Kobe and Gigi’s jersey numbers. As The Blast reported, Vanessa Bryant showed unbelievable power while talking about her daughter and husband during the memorial. Pushing through tears, Vanessa Bryant gave a heartfelt speech that didn’t leave a dry eye in the house.