Robin Williams very sadly passed away on August 11, 2014. He has touched the hearts of many over the years with his fabulous performances on TV, in movies and on talk shows.
Robin was known for his upbeat personality and his unparalleled stand-up comedy skills. Many celebrities took to Twitter to react to the devastating news about his passing.
“I can’t even put into words how sad I am. I grew up watching his movies and was lucky enough to get to work with him. He was a genius in comedy but also the one of the most professional actors I have ever worked with. He made everyone laugh in between takes and had such a warm heart. You will be missed Robin but I know you’re in a better place. #rip”
“So heartbroken to hear about Robin Williams…One of the most talented actors in both comedy and drama #OhCaptainMyCaptain”
“Makes me so sad to hear about Robin William’s passing… He was truly a genius actor & comedian #RIPRobinWilliams”
“So heartbreaking to hear the terribly sad news about the amazing Robin Williams, thank you for bringing so much laughter and joy to us all.”
“‘No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.’ -Robin Williams. Over the years, he has brought my family together thru much laughter and tears in his work. We are all so saddened by this tragic news. Sending prayers to all his family and friends. He will never be forgotten. R.I.P”
“I am truly devastated. One of the guys I imitated/admired growing up is gone. My prayers are with Robin Williams and his family.”
“#RIPRobinWilliams so heartbreaking…. thank u for the joy & laughter…. condolences, love and light to his family during this tragic time. so sad :'( hope he is at peace and his spirit feels how much love he is getting”
“#RipRobinWilliams love and prayers to his family and friends.”
“Saddened by loss of Robin Williams; praying for his loved ones. Legacies of lightness are sometimes left by people with the heaviest hearts.”
The world lost one of the best comedians to ever live. His work inspired me and set a new standard for acting. He will always be…One of my heroes.”
Miley Ray Cyrus
“I can’t take the Robin Williams news. I’ve never cried over someone I’ve never met but I can’t stop”
“Rest in peace Robin Williams. You’ve given me laughter for as long as I can remember. Sending prayers to your loved ones.”