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Celebrities react to death of Robin Williams via Twitter

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TMZ reports that actor Robin Williams has died at the age of 63 – cause of death is apparent suicide.

One of the greatest actors of many generations, Robin Williams, has died today of an apparent suicide. The 63-year-old comedian / actor touched the lives of so many people and so many generations. Whether you saw him in Good Morning Vietnam or as a crazy nanny in Mrs. Doubtfire, Robin Williams was an icon in the movie industry that was cherished throughout the world.

With the news of his death becoming all to real, celebrities that were not only colleagues but close friends with Robin Williams have taken to Twitter to express their emotions. Below you will find the Twitter reactions of many stars that are truly devastated by this tragic loss:

Steve Carell ‏(@SteveCarell) - "Robin Williams made the world a little bit better. RIP."

Jared Leto ‏(@JaredLeto) - "Thank you to the beautifully original + brave artist that is #RobinWilliams. You taught us how to stand on the edge, fearless, + shine."

Drew Carey ‏(@DrewFromTV) "Condolences to the whole world. @robinwilliams RIP. #RobinWilliams"

Eric Stonestreet (‏@ericstonestreet) - "Rest in peace Robin Williams."

Jesse Tyler Ferguson (@jessetyler) - "It's the mark of a true artist. I never knew him but I'm heartbroken by his passing. RIP Robin Williams."

Bob Saget ‏(@bobsaget) - "His heart was as big as his genius. So sad. Rest in Peace Robin Williams."

Reggie Bush ‏(@ReggieBush) - "RIP Robin Williams"

For the complete story on the death of Robin Williams, please visit tmz.com. My thoughts and prayers go out to Williams' family and friends, you sir will be missed.

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