After shocking fans worldwide by passing away suddenly on Wednesday (June 19), celebs everywhere are reacting to James Gandolfini”s death.
According to a rep for HBO, the “Sopranos” star suffered a heart attack while traveling in Rome, where he was scheduled to take part in the Taormina Film Fest in Sicily.
The 51-year-old actor is survived by his wife Deborah Lin, a son, and a daughter. Check out what some of James” famous admirers had to say about the shocking news.
Ewan McGregor: Jesus. The world just lost one of its great actors. James Gandolfini has passed away. Thoughts to his family. Such a talent. I”m saddened.
Bethenny Frankel: Just heard TV icon James Gandolfini has died. I”m shocked. I”m sad. I loved his work. My heart goes out to his family.
Steve Carell: James Gandolfini. Unbelievably sad news. A fine man.
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.
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
Busy Philipps: So sad to hear about James Gandolfini. He was such an amazing actor and by all accounts a wonderful person. RIP.
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.
Kristin Chenoweth: NO. Not James Gandolfini. He was in my top 5 favorite actors EVER. 🙁
Lucy Hale: So sad to hear about James Gandolfini. RIP
Jeff Daniels: RIP James Gandolfini. A great friend.