Stars Mourn Mickey Rooney on Twitter, Pay Tribute to Legendary Hollywood Actor
By Shari Weiss | 11:36 pm, April 6th, 2014
Stars are taking to Twitter to mourn the loss of Mickey Rooney, a Hollywood legend who died on Sunday at 93 years old. Rooney’s storied career began in the late 1920s, and he went on to earn two Golden Globes, an Emmy Award, a Juvenile Academy Award, and a honorary Oscar.
Understandably, celebrities are expressing sadness and reverence for one of the greatest actors of all time. See the tributes below.
An old pal of mine is gone. One of Hollywood’s rare gentlemen… http://t.co/dDkVoPY6Yk
— ABFoundation (@ABFalecbaldwin) April 7, 2014
Thanks for the years of entertainment, Mickey Rooney. Blessed to have met this character tcm film… http://t.co/xlmHq1rRCd
— rose mcgowan (@rosemcgowan) April 7, 2014
Mickey Rooney got all the best babes despite being short as hell. #RIP beautiful man
— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) April 7, 2014
G-d Bless Mickey Rooney!! #RIP
— Brett Ratner (@BrettRatner) April 7, 2014
Just heard about Mickey Rooney’s passing..legend and friend.will share pics and video tom for sure.
— maria menounos (@mariamenounos) April 7, 2014
“I buy women shoes and they use them to walk away from me.” RIP Mickey Rooney. A Hollywood legend.
— Nina Garcia (@ninagarcia) April 7, 2014
I met Mickey Rooney a few times. He was a very nice man, and very understanding of the child star nonsense.
— Mara Wilson (@MaraWritesStuff) April 7, 2014
Oh no. #RIPmickeyrooney. :(
— Ricki Lake (@RickiLake) April 7, 2014
My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Mickey Rooney. One of the greats!
— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) April 7, 2014
The last of the great 1930’s Film Stars has died! Mickey Rooney was the number 1 star in the World in 1937! http://t.co/hJ8k13D7x2
— Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider) April 7, 2014
Oh no! I loved this actor so much. Rest in peace. Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney dies http://t.co/f0fWI00x3a /via @heykim
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) April 7, 2014
RIP Mickey Rooney
— Amber Patrice Riley (@MsAmberPRiley) April 7, 2014
Mickey Rooney RIP. an unforgettable week working with him on Jacks Place. One of the greats! Thoughts go out to his loved ones
— Finola Hughes (@finolahughes) April 7, 2014
RIP Mickey Rooney – a true Hollywood legend.
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) April 7, 2014
RIP Mickey Rooney xoxoxo
— Johnny Knoxville (@realjknoxville) April 7, 2014
RIP Mickey Rooney. Having spent time in Mickey presence, I am grateful. He led a long and wild ride, bring joy to millions. He will b missed
— Patty Duke (@pattyduke_id) April 7, 2014
R.I.P. Mickey Rooney. Take down the Hollywood sign.
— Joshua Malina (@JoshMalina) April 7, 2014
I loved The old MICKEY & JUDY MOVIES
— Cher (@cher) April 7, 2014
RIP my good friend Mickey Rooney. What a life, what a legacy, what an actor and what a loyal guy. I loved him. So long, Mickey. Rest now.
— Pat O’Brien (@POBPATOBRIEN) April 7, 2014