Celebrities React to Garry Shandling's Shocking Death
The death of comedian Garry Shandling is sending shock waves through Hollywood and lots of celebrities are sharing their thoughts on social media.
Garry died on Thursday (March 24) at the age of 66 in a sudden death. He had reportedly seemed healthy in the morning, but was later rushed to the hospital where he passed away.
We continue to send out our thoughts and condolences to Garry‘s loved ones during this difficult time.
Goodbye Gary Shandling thank you for your kindness and your generosity and for making me laugh so damn much
— Amy Schumer (@amyschumer) March 24, 2016
Click inside to read lots more tweets from celebrities on Garry Shandling’s death…
Garry Shandling was as kind and generous as he was funny and that is saying a lot.
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) March 24, 2016
Wait, what? Gary Shandling? No.
— Colin Hanks (@ColinHanks) March 24, 2016
— Sarah Michelle (@SarahMGellar) March 24, 2016
He was as deep as he was funny. I wanted Garry Shandling to live forever and I somehow thought he would.
— Josh Radnor (@JoshRadnor) March 24, 2016
RIP Garry Shandling, 66.
A very, very funny man.
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) March 24, 2016
Gary Shandling was a comedy hero of mine. He once sent me a thank you note that read, "Thanks for nothing." RIP https://t.co/DmCy2JZcGj
— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) March 24, 2016
LARRY SANDERS FOREVER. Such sad news. #RIPGarryShandling
— billy eichner (@billyeichner) March 24, 2016
Had the pleasure of meeting/ hanging with Garry Shandling a few times & he was a gentleman & obviously so deeply funny. RIP.
— Mandy Moore (@TheMandyMoore) March 24, 2016
Heartbreaking news about Garry Shandling. Just heartbreaking.
— Seth Meyers (@sethmeyers) March 24, 2016
"Nice guys finish first. If you don't know that, then you don't know where the finish line is." Garry Shandling pic.twitter.com/goJsDx6Cl8
— Jerry O'Connell (@MrJerryOC) March 24, 2016
"After making love I said to my girl 'Was it good for you too?' And she said 'I don't think this was good for anybody.'" #RIPGarryShandling
— Ken Jeong (@kenjeong) March 24, 2016
garry was so kind to me. to so many people. he was a massive influence on my life both personally and professionally. he’s irreplaceable.
— ít ԹհíӀՀ good (@RyanPhillippe) March 24, 2016
R.I.P. Garry Shandling. I am so saddened to hear this. Brilliantly funny and such a great guy. He will be so missed.
— Albert Brooks (@AlbertBrooks) March 24, 2016
— Margaret Cho (@margaretcho) March 24, 2016
Absolutely can't process the loss of Garry Shandling. Such a genius, such a wonderful man, such an inspiration. I was so honored to know him
— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) March 24, 2016
Saddened over Garry Shandling. He was a comedy idol of mine. He leaves behind the greatest single-camera comedy of all time. #LarrySanders
— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) March 24, 2016
R.I.P. Garry Shandling. I’m so shocked and saddened. He was brilliantly funny, and so kind to me.
— Joshua Malina (@JoshMalina) March 24, 2016
I can't…….. https://t.co/zMMX17Rb5X
— christina applegate (@1capplegate) March 24, 2016
Nooooo!!! I love Garry Shandling. So sad!! #pioneer
— josh groban (@joshgroban) March 24, 2016
I cannot express how much I loved Gary Shandling. The Larry Sanders Show is the best. So sad.
— Ike Barinholtz (@ikebarinholtz) March 24, 2016
Not Garry Shandling!!!!!! A treasure!!!!!! How sad.
— Andy Cohen (@Andy) March 24, 2016
Devastated to hear that Garry Shandling has died. Brilliantly funny and truly unique. Tragic.
— Caroline Rhea (@CarolineRhea) March 24, 2016
Garry Shandling, you came to an early promotional screening of CYRUS and hung w/me & @jayduplass afterwards at PF Changs. Thank you.
— Mark Duplass (@MarkDuplass) March 24, 2016
If it's true I am heartsick @GarryShandling has died? One in a million brilliant people say it's not so
— Sandra Bernhard (@SandraBernhard) March 24, 2016
RIP Garry Shandling. Amazing comedian, such a loss.
— Robin Lord Taylor (@robinlordtaylor) March 24, 2016
— Dane Cook (@DaneCook) March 24, 2016
RIP the great Garry Shandling. Surely, one of the most influential comedians of a generation.
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) March 24, 2016