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Mark Ruffalo and Chris Evans stepped in with a really sound gesture for this boy who was being bullied

And so many people have been offering support.

ON FRIDAY, KIMBERLY Jones shared a video of her son Keaton emotionally revealing that he’s a victim of bullying at school.

Over the weekend, the video gained traction on Facebook and has been watched over 22 million times:

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She wrote:

For the record, Keaton asked to do this AFTER he had he me pick him up AGAIN because he was afraid to go to lunch.

The video touched a nerve with so many people as it went viral around the world, and by last night it had come to the attention of Captain America actor Chris Evans.

Evans invited Keaton to the Avengers premiere in LA next year

staystrong2 Source: @ChrisEvans

He told Keaton’s sister on Twitter that he was in the process of organising the trip for him and Kimberly

pureawe Source: @ChrisEvans

Mark Ruffalo saw Evans gesture and also invited Keaton to the premiere of Infinity War next year – saying he “can’t wait to meet you in person”

infirn Source: @MarkRuffalo

As yesterday continued on, more and more legendary names were publicly supporting him – like this message from Mark Hamill

wasxte Source: @HamillHimself

Retired race car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and countless American football players reached out.

Eva Longoria, Snoop Dogg and Nickelback all added their names to the list of people supporting him

Hailee Steinfeld‏ then invited him to the Pitch Perfect 3 premiere tomorrow

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Keaton’s sister let everyone know that he’s doing well and that the family really appreciates the support

doinggo Source: @Lakyn_Jones

getto Source: @Lakyn_Jones

It looks like Keaton has won himself millions of admirers around the world – and he’s all set for a busy few months ahead.

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