Malibu burning: Kardashians, del Toro among celebrities fleeing

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Calabasas is one of several cities in Southern California that is now being seriously affected by the unsafe Woolsey Fire, with numerous town's high-end celebrity residents being forced to evacuate. "No calabasas tonight", Kourtney captioned a photo on Instagram Stories of her packed vehicle. "Just landed back home and I had one hour to pack up and evacuate our home". "I pray that everyone is kept safe and protected from these fires", Kourtney wrote in her own Instagram stories. Among the houses reported to have been devoured by the flames is Caitlyn Jenner's mansion in Malibu hills. He said he was safe despite losing his home. "I pray everyone is safe".

The Woolsey fire began on November 8 near Simi Valley then burned south overnight, jumping the 101 freeway and heading towards the Kardashian family's Calabasas homes and the flames by Friday afternoon hard marched all the way to the coast in Malibu.

The reality star told her followers that she was returning home from a trip and she rushed to pack up and evacuate her Calabasas home.

The California wildfire that is burning out of control has reached the estate of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and the flames are now on their property.

Other celebrities that have taken to social media to talk about being evacuated include Melissa Etheridge, MGM TV chairman Mark Burnett and his wife, producer-actress Roma Downey, actor Rainn Wilson, and director Guillermo del Toro.

Will Smith posted a video to his Instagram story expressing worry that his own home would be hit by the flames as the path of destruction continues. "Saying prayers and thanking all of the fearless firefighters who risk their lives for us". "Everything with a heartbeat is safe".

Alyssa Milano said her "house is in jeopardy" as she tweeted, "Horses are finally safe".

As wildfiress approached Malibu last night, celebrities and Hollywood executives were among the thousands forced to abandon their homes in the city and flee for safety.

It rapidly burned down several houses as mandatory evacuations were ordered in areas like the Kardashian neighborhood of Hidden Hills. The blaze had consumed 8,000 acres by Friday and crossed Highway 101, spurring a new round of evacuations in the Malibu area.

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