Hollywood, including Robin Williams’ “Crazy Ones” costar, Sarah Michelle Gellar (above), took to Twitter upon hearing of the tragic passing of Robin Williams to suicide. Here are just a few of them:
Thank you to the beautifully original + brave artist that is #RobinWilliams. You taught us how to stand on the edge, fearless, + shine.
— JARED LETO (@JaredLeto) August 11, 2014
I am so heartbroken. Robin Williams was a light in my childhood. Rest in peace.
— Emmy Rossum (@emmyrossum) August 11, 2014
I can’t take the Robin Williams news. I’ve never cried over someone I’ve never met but I can’t stop
— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) August 11, 2014
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.
— Lea Michele (@msleamichele) August 12, 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
Robin Williams made the world laugh & think. I will remember & honor that. A great man, artist and friend. I will miss him beyond measure.
— Kevin Spacey (@KevinSpacey) 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
Never has there been a more talented, morre loved & admired performer. What a shame he left is as he did. You will be missed Robin Williams.
— carl reiner (@carlreiner) 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
Lost appetite because of a giant talent lost too soon. Robin Williams brought decades of joy. Tonight, tears.
— rachael ray (@rachaelray) August 12, 2014
This was the first time I met Robin. He was a nice dude. Put me on stage solely because my name was Hannibal. http://t.co/Pkx8ibdxqS
— Hannibal Buress (@hannibalburess) August 12, 2014
Heartbreaking news about the late Robin Williams. May his soul now be at peace!
— Rihanna (@rihanna) August 12, 2014
We love you Robin Williams. #RIPRobinWilliams :(
— One Direction (@1DFAMlLY) August 12, 2014
Robin williams had the ability to make thousands of other people happy but not himself, i find that so sad
— Macklemore (@BestMackleMore) August 12, 2014
I am stunned and just reeling from the news of Robin Williams’ death. He brought so much joy and heart to millions… Just, wow.
— Neil Patrick Harris (@ActuallyNPH) 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
RIP to Robin Williams. I grew up on him, I’ve seen everything he’s done. He’s made me laugh a million times.
— Talib Kweli Greene (@TalibKweli) 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
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
Robin Williams made the world a little bit better. RIP.
— Steve Carell (@SteveCarell) 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
Just shared a moment of silence on the set for Robin Williams, a man who brought so much laughter, joy and healing to so many.
— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) August 12, 2014
Ah Robin, I’m so sorry the earth couldn’t stay worthy of you. Hope happiness awaits you.
— jason alexander (@IJasonAlexander) August 11, 2014
“But doctor, I AM Pagliacci.” That’s the only way this makes sense. Can’t stand thinking of him being that sad. #RIPRobinWilliams
— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) August 11, 2014