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'Star Trek' Cast Reacts to Anton Yelchin's Tragic Death

'Star Trek' Cast Reacts to Anton Yelchin's Tragic Death

The cast of the Star Trek franchise is mourning the tragic loss of Anton Yelchin.

In case you didn’t know, the late 27-year-old actor, who died in a freak car accident, starred as Chekov in Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, and the upcoming film Star Trek Beyond.

Star Zachary Quinto took to Instagram to express his grief.

“our dear friend. our comrade. our anton. one of the most open and intellectually curious people i have ever had the pleasure to know. so enormously talented and generous of heart. wise beyond his years. and gone before his time. all love and strength to his family at this impossible time of grief,” he wrote.

JJ Abrams, John Cho, Karl Urban, and more of the cast and crew also took to social media. See their tweets below:

Click inside to read more of the Star Trek cast’s words about Anton Yelchin…

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