Billy Crystal — who starred in one of Nora Ephron“s greatest films “When Harry Met Sally” — is crushed by her death … saying, “I am very sad to learn of Nora”s passing. She was a brilliant writer and humorist.”
Crystal issued a statement shortly after the Hollywood icon died, adding, ”Being her Harry to Meg”s Sally will always have a special place in my heart … I was very lucky to get to say her words.”
As we reported, Ephron passed away yesterday following a grave illness. She was 71.