Hollywood Mourns Robin Williams
Hollywood Mourns Robin Williams
Millions of people ache today over the death of comedian Robin Williams. His Hollywood friends, peers and coworkers took to Twitter to mourn Williams. Those who worked with him extensively and those who never even met him left messages that were equally heartbreaking. Look through these Twitter messages from some of Hollywood’s biggest names:
I can’t believe the news about Robin Williams. He gave so much to so many people. I’m heartbroken.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 11, 2014
Absolutely stunned to hear the news about Robin Williams. It’s unimaginable to me that we’ve lost such a genuinely funny and sweet man. — Conan O’Brien (@ConanOBrien) August 12, 2014
To the kindest hearted man. Robin, know you will always be remembered by smiles, laughter and love. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.
— John Krasinski (@johnkrasinski) August 12, 2014
Utterly gutted. Rest in peace Robin. — Will Arnett™ (@arnettwill) August 12, 2014
So unbelievably sad to hear about Robin Williams passing. He gave so much to the world. I hope he’s in peace now. RIP
— oliviamunn (@oliviamunn) August 12, 2014
I am named after a character from a Robin Williams TV show when my parents still lived in Africa. He meant so much, to so many, so far away. — Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) August 12, 2014
When I was 18 I got a job as an intern at Comic Relief just to be near him. A genius and a truly kind man who made the world a better place.
— Judd Apatow (@JuddApatow) August 12, 2014
A tweet cannot begin to describe the hugeness of Robin Williams heart and soul and talent. This is so sad. #RobinWilliams
— Ben Stiller (@RedHourBen) August 12, 2014
“Robin Williams was an airman, a doctor, a genie, a nanny … and everything in between. But he was one of a kind.” —President Obama — Barack Obama (@BarackObama) August 12, 2014
RIP Robin. I will always remember you as one hell of a friend. I love you and will miss you terribly.
— Lance Armstrong (@lancearmstrong) August 11, 2014
Devastated by the news…
— Rashida Jones (@iamrashidajones) August 11, 2014
My thoughts and prayers are with all who knew and loved Robin Williams. What a genius he was. — Courteney Cox (@CourteneyCox) August 12, 2014
RIP Robin Williams…he was an inspiration to all of us. He taught us that laughter fuels the soul over and over again
— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) August 12, 2014
Seize the day. One of my favorite movie scenes ever: https://t.co/wQNh27X9XB
— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) August 12, 2014
This news hit me really hard and makes you realise that any life lost is a tragedy.
— Simon Cowell (@SimonCowell) August 12, 2014
— Danny DeVito (@DannyDeVito) August 12, 2014
Heartbroken for Robin Williams and his family. — Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) August 12, 2014
— Kevin Hart (@KevinHart4real) August 12, 2014
Robin Williams, an original. Godspeed. X, sj — Sarah Jessica Parker (@SJP) August 12, 2014
The first thing I ever wanted to be when I grew up was Robin Williams’ inhabiting of Popeye. #RIPRobinWilliams
— John Mayer (@JohnMayer) August 12, 2014
Robin Williams made the world a little bit better. RIP. — Steve Carell (@SteveCarell) August 11, 2014
His heart was as big as his genius. So sad. Rest in Peace Robin Williams.
— bob saget (@bobsaget) August 11, 2014
— Drew Carey (@DrewFromTV) August 11, 2014
RIP mr Williams – beyond great talent -such a kind and lovely person — John Cusack (@johncusack) August 11, 2014
#RIP Robin Williams…you will be remembered by many…
— Eva Longoria (@EvaLongoria) August 11, 2014
Robin Williams has died and I am very sad. From every comedian here at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, we salute him & we say goodbye — Eddie Izzard (@eddieizzard) August 11, 2014
Mr. Williams visited me the first day of filming The Parent Trap. I will never forget his kindness. What an enormous loss. My condolences.
— Lindsay Lohan (@lindsaylohan) August 11, 2014
— Lenny Kravitz (@LennyKravitz) August 11, 2014
Honored to have worked w such a bright light and brilliant man. Love and prayers to his family and friends. #RIPRobinWilliams
— Mandy Moore (@TheMandyMoore) August 11, 2014
Robin was as sweet a man as he was funny. If you’re sad, please tell someone.
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) August 11, 2014
No no. Don’t let this be. RIP my dear Robin. — Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) August 11, 2014
O Captain! My Captain! Rise up and hear the bells. Rise up, for you the flag is flung, for you the bugle trills.
— Anna Kendrick (@AnnaKendrick47) August 11, 2014
I could not be more stunned by the loss of Robin Williams, mensch, great talent, acting partner, genuine soul. — Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) August 11, 2014