Hollywood was stunned by the sudden loss of James Gandolfini on Wednesday. The Sopranos star whose other man credits include The Mexican, True Romance, Zero Dark Thirty and Not Fade Away died of an apparent heart attack while ...
Hollywood was stunned by the sudden loss of James Gandolfini on Wednesday. The Sopranos star - whose other man credits include The Mexican, True Romance, Zero Dark Thirty and Not Fade Away - died of an apparent heart attack while vacationing in Italy. Here's what his co-stars and fellow celebrities had to say about his sudden passing:
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Susan Sarandon: "So sad to lose James Gandolfini. One of the sweetest, funniest, most generous actors I've ever worked with. Sending prayers to his family."
Mia Farrow: "Awful, awful news. James Gandolfini will be missed. He was a great actor. Just great."
Christina Applegate: "I am so deeply saddened by the untimely passing of sweet James Gandolfini! My heart is broken for his family!! I'm in shock."
Rob Lowe: "James Gandoldini gave the greatest performance in the history of television. He was also a kind man. Condolences to his family."
Damon Lindelof: "James Gandolfini. You created an icon. And you cut to black way too abruptly. Thank you, and rest in peace."
Olivia Wilde: "James Gandolfini was a kind, funny, wonderful guy. I'm so lucky to have worked with him. Sending love to his family. Such a sad, sad day."
Steve Carell: "James Gandolfini. What a great loss."
Rainn Wilson: "Arrivederci, James Gandolfini. You were one of the great greats. We'll miss your dangerous, big heart. #RIPGandolfini"
Debi Mazar: "Husband informed me that #JamesGandolfini just passed in Italy. I'm devastated. My condolences to his family & friends. He passed in his motherland"
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Bryan Fuller: "REST IN PEACE, MR. GANDOLFINI"
Greg Grunberg: "Terribly Sad News: R.I.P. James Gandolfini"
Carson Daly: "SO SAD! PRAYING FOR HIS FAMILY- wow- Shocked by this news today...."
Alyssa Milano: "Rest in peace, Mr. Gandolfini."
Jorge Garcia: "So sad. James Gandolfini you will be missed."
David Krumholtz: "R.I.P James Gandolfini. Devastating news. Profound talent gone too soon."
Jonah Hill: "I'm truly heartbroken to hear that James Gandolfini has passed away. He is one of my all-time favorite actors. Tragic loss."
Busy Philipps: "So sad to hear about James Gandolfini. He was such an amazing actor and by all accounts a wonderful person. RIP."
Patton Oswalt: "Bada BULLSH-- G'bye, Gandolfini. This sucks."
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Martha Plimpton: "No. No no no. So awful."
Russell Simmons: "Not Tony Soprano! Damn. Such a good guy and a great actor. James, rest in peace."
Kristen Johnston: "James Gandolfini was one of the sweetest, loveliest men. He loved theater. I saw him @ Xmas & we laughed so hard. A great, great loss."
Joseph Morgan: "I just heard the sad news. James Gandolfini has died. His speech in True Romance defined the metamorphosis of cold-blooded killer for me."
Brian Baumgartner: "I am shattered by the news of the loss of my longtime hero and new friend, James Gandolfini. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family."
Michael Chiklis: "James Gandolfini. This is a tremendous loss. A brilliant actor and a wonderful man. Our deepest sympathies to his family. Devastating."
Katey Sagal: "Speechless. James Gandolfini. Really sad... Hug the kids."
Denis O'Hare: "So sad to hear about James Gandolfini - a lovely man I had the pleasure of working with once. So funny. So humble. So talented."
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