Charlie Sheen, Olivia Munn, More Celebs React to Luke Perry’s Death
4th March 2019

Gone too soon. Luke Perry’s costars, friends and fellow celebrities took to social media to mourn the actor’s loss after he passed away at the age of 52 on Monday, March 4, following a massive stroke.

Joss Whedon, who worked with the Beverly Hills, 90210 alum on the 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer movie, remembered the star, who played Pike in the film, on Twitter Opens a New Window. Monday. “The first time I met Luke Perry we talked about what kind of movie we wanted ‘Buffy’ to be. I asked if he’d ever seen ‘Near Dark’ and he gave me a look of HOW DARE YOU SIR and I knew we’d get along. Funny, committed, and always gracious. He shouldn’t be gone,” the screenwriter wrote.

The first time I met Luke Perry we talked about what kind of movie we wanted “Buffy” to be. I asked if he’d ever seen “Near Dark” and he gave me a look of HOW DARE YOU SIR and I knew we’d get along. Funny, committed, and always gracious. He shouldn’t be gone.

Charlie Sheen also expressed his grief at the loss of his friend with a sweet tribute Opens a New Window. via Twitter. “L.P. you made every situation better, my man,” the Two and Half Men alum tweeted. “Your elegance your wit your charm and your giant heart, inspired and enchanted so many of us, on countless occasions, with brilliant aplomb. R.I.P good sir. i am truly honored to have known you all of these years. C.”


L.P.

you
made every
situation better,
my man.

your
elegance
your wit
your charm
and
your giant heart,
inspired and
enchanted so many
of us,
on countless
occasions,
with brilliant aplomb.

R.I.P good sir.

i am
truly honored
to have known you
all of these years.

Olivia Munn, who cited Perry as her first crush, lamented the fact that she never got to meet him. “Luke Perry was my 1st crush. Eh, more like obsession (I wore pins w his face on them to school ) I used to dream of making it to LA just to meet him,” she wrote on Twitter Opens a New Window. Monday. “I never got to, but I’ve always heard he was a really great person. Praying for his family & kids…. Rest in love.”

Luke Perry was my 1st crush. Eh, more like obsession (I wore pins w his face on them to school ) I used to dream of making it to LA just to meet him. I never got to, but I’ve always heard he was a really great person. Praying for his family & kids…. Rest in love

The X-Men actress wasn’t alone: Singer Ingrid Michaelson mourned the loss of her childhood object of affection as well, writing Opens a New Window. , “Luke Perry was my first real crush. I wrote him fan letters. I had posters of him. He was IT. He was my teenage dream. His passing at the age of 52 is truly devastating. My heart goes out to his family and loved ones.”

Luke Perry was my first real crush. I wrote him fan letters. I had posters of him. He was IT. He was my teenage dream. His passing at the age of 52 is truly devastating. My heart goes out to his family and loved ones.

Reality stars, such as Real Housewives of Orange County star Tamra Judge Opens a New Window. and Jersey Shore: Family Vacation’s JWoww both posted photos of the late actor, as did Disney alum Ashley Tisdale Opens a New Window. and the Big Bang Theory’s Mayim Bialik Opens a New Window. , Debbie Gibson Opens a New Window. , Maria Shriver Opens a New Window. , Maureen McCormick Opens a New Window. , Katie Couric Opens a New Window. , Patricia Arquette Opens a New Window. , Lori Loughlin Opens a New Window. , Eliza Dushku Opens a New Window. and Aubrey Plaza Opens a New Window. .

Even those who didn’t know him well, such as Selma Blair, felt the pain of Perry’s passing. “Luke Perry. One of the kindest men I had ever met,” she wrote on Instagram Opens a New Window. Monday. “I did not have the pleasure of really knowing him but we all wanted to. My heart feels so much breaking for his family and friends. I am sorry.”

The Riverdale star was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday, February 27, after suffering a stroke at his home in the Sherman Oaks neighborhood of L.A. Perry’s rep told Us Weekly that he was “under observation at the hospital.” The rep also debunked rumors that he was in a medically induced coma at the time.

Perry’s rep gave a statement of his passing to Us: “[Perry] was surrounded by his children Jack and Sophie, fiancé Wendy Madison Bauer, ex-wife [Rachel] Minnie Sharp, mother Ann Bennett, step-father Steve Bennett, brother Tom Perry, sister Amy Coder, and other close family and friends. The family appreciates the outpouring of support and prayers that have been extended to Luke from around the world, and respectfully request privacy in this time of great mourning. No further details will be released at this time.”

Read more of Tinseltown’s most heartwarming tributes below.

RIP Luke Perry. In high school we all wanted to be as cool as you.

Life is so amazing but also so short, some of us have left way too soon, enjoy each day guys and live for you not anyone else. Have a safe a happy work week everyone. Thought and prayers are with the perry family.

Luke Perry dies aged 52 just days after the Beverly Hills 90210 star was rushed to the hospital following a massive stroke https://dailym.ai/2EAoudB 

Condolences to the family of Luke Perry.

Heartbroken. This can’t be real. Luke is one of the most kind, down to earth and hard-working men in this business. Gutted for his family, and friends. He was so young. Damnit. Praying.

RIP Luke Perry

RIP Luke Perry! You made your mark.

I’m heartbroken to hear Luke Perry passed away. Sending love to his family and friends. R.I.P.

Luke Perry was a great actor and truly one of a kind. Watching him on 90210 was one of the reasons why I wanted to move to LA. Thinking of his family and friends on and off the set. Rest in peace.

Luke Perry was a very nice regular humble hardworking guy and a Father. Very sad to hear this. Damn, so young.#LukePerry

Luke Perry was a great actor and truly one of a kind. Watching him on 90210 was one of the reasons why I wanted to move to LA. Thinking of his family and friends on and off the set. Rest in peace.

Rest in peace, Luke Perry.

BREAKING: Luke Perry, ‘90210’ and ‘Riverdale’ star, dies at 52 https://wp.me/p2WgDE-1jqjnV 

Source: Read Full Article