Celebrities React to Death of Robin Williams
The world suffered a great loss today. Earlier on, reports surfaced that legendary actor Robin Williams had passed on in what appears to be an apparent suicide. Being the legend that he is, it was only right for the world to pay their respect. Here are some of the most notable tributes/commemorations by celebrities:
:( Robin Williams filled us all with laughter. RIP.
— Flan Emoji (@atrak) August 11, 2014
thank you for my childhood memories, you've helped me at my darkest times. Rest in Peace Robin Williams... — The Weeknd (@theweeknd) August 11, 2014
Feels like I lost a part of my childhood. Thank you, Robin Williams! RIP
— Bas (@FiendBassy) August 11, 2014
So sad about Robin Williams. Met him several times over many years. He was always gracious and kind. So damn sad. — Dave Foley (@DaveSFoley) August 11, 2014
R.I.P Robin Williams x_O
— BL3ND ✖‿◕ (@DJ_BL3ND) August 11, 2014
I can't handle this today. I will forever remember this moment as losing my childhood. Robin Williams was my hero and idol growing up. RIP.
— Sarah Hyland (@Sarah_Hyland) August 11, 2014
Robin Williams, Peace be Still, Peace be Still. — Pam Grier (@PamGrier) August 11, 2014
RIP Robin Williams, what an absolute legend..
— Kodaline (@Kodaline) August 11, 2014
Goodbye and God bless Robin Williams peace and love R — Ringo Starr (@ringostarrmusic) August 11, 2014
What Terribly Sad news... A Comic Genius... Robin.... We met briefly many moons ago... You made the World and... http://t.co/I5rmfhSu0D
— Julian Lennon (@JulianLennon) August 11, 2014
Our pal G-Eazy posted this image with the caption: "RIP to a legend":
hearing about Robin Williams and my heart is broken. rest in peace to one of the greats. — Kendall Jenner (@KendallJenner) August 11, 2014
RIP Robin Williams. The best of the best. Sad. pic.twitter.com/FG3xt6ZdfF
— Verne Troyer (@VerneTroyer) August 11, 2014
rest in peace, robin Williams. — el-p (@therealelp) August 11, 2014
Damn Robbin Williams.... The God
— ℒσgic♫ (@Logic301) 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
RIP Robin Williams my comedy hero
— Nicky Romero (@nickyromero) 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
"No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world." -Robin Williams... http://t.co/nfI2PPBNBQ
— Vanessa Hudgens (@VanessaHudgens) August 12, 2014
R.I.P to a Legend !!!! Nanu Nanu pic.twitter.com/6IBVLZncXx
— Ghostface Killah (@GhostfaceKillah) August 11, 2014
Just heard abt Robin Williams :( RIP "it's not your fault" -#goodwillhunting
— Skylar Grey (@SkylarGrey) August 12, 2014
R.I.P. Robin Williams. Saw this movie for the first time while I was locked up. One of his greatest.… http://t.co/OH6UmdRumt
— PRODIGY MOBBDEEP (@PRODIGYMOBBDEEP) August 12, 2014
Robin Williams was very nice to me during my battle with cancer. I will always remember that. Rest in peace.
— Tom Green (@tomgreenlive) August 12, 2014
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
RIP Robin Williams. I'm speechless, truly heartbroken. May his spirit live on through his phenomenal career.