Celebrities React to Tony Scott Death
9:48 am, August 20th, 2012
Here are some of the thoughts that celebrities are sharing about the director and his legacy:
Justin Timberlake: “So sad to hear the news about Tony Scott. His movies made growing up more fun for me. My prayers and condolences to the Scott family.”
Seth Green: “Literally can’t process Tony Scott being dead. He was a brilliant story teller & a f***ing awesome man. Love & prayers for the family”
Jon Favreau: “Such sad news about Tony Scott. Heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.”
Samuel L. Jackson: “Taking a moment to reflect on Tony Scott’s life & work! My sympathies to his family. Feeling the loss!”
Ron Howard: “No more Tony Scott movies. Tragic day.”
Elijah Wood: “Awful news about Tony Scott. rest in peace.”
Mena Suvari: “I am so shocked & completely saddened over hearing that Tony Scott passed away today. He was such an amazing spirit, full of life & passion. I am grateful for the opportunity to have worked with him & cherish the beautiful memories I have of him buzzing around the set.”
Jamie Kennedy: “Tony Scott was the warmest and most generous person I ever worked with.Always gave u the biggest smile with the #bigcigar. Make god smile.xo.”
Stephen Fry: “Deeply saddened to hear the news about Tony Scott. A fine film-maker and the most charming, modest man.”
Martha Plimpton: “So very, very sorry to hear of the death of Tony Scott. A terrible, terrible loss of a truly talented, brilliant man.”
Zachary Quinto: “Met Tony Scott once. Thought we would meet again. Saddened by news of his passing. Grateful for the work he leaves behind. Peace to you sir.”
Pam Grier: “Condolences to Tony Scott’s family. RIP.”
Peter Facinelli: “#RIPTONYSCOTT Big fan. Thank you for all of your movies. Sad day.”
Dane Cook: “Devastated by the death of Tony Scott. Just watched True Romance 1 of my top 5 fav movies ever a few nights ago. #RIP.”
Rob Schneider: “So sorry to hear Tony Scott is dead. A great director.”
Rosario Dawson: “Tony Scott…. You left us too soon. How terribly sad. What a lovely, kind human being you were. I will love and miss you much. Blessings to your family. Rest In Peace.”
Eli Roth: “RIP Tony Scott. Never knew him but always heard nothing but great things about him and I loved his films. Terrible loss for cinema.”
James Gunn: “RIP Tony Scott. Damn. He was a huge inspiration. Very sad.”
Shannen Doherty: “Tony Scott, a true genius. Prayers go out to his family.”
Gene Hackman released a statement saying, “Tony was always sensitive to the needs of an actor. We’ve lost a wonderful, creative talent.”
Gossip Cop will update as more stars react to the sad news.
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