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Storify: Celebs React To The Passing Of Robin Williams

Amy Tseng |
August 11, 2014 | 11:29 p.m. PDT

Staff Reporter

None of us can get over the fact that we have just lost one of the greatest comedians to have ever walked the planet. Social platforms are filled with condolences to the actor as we speak.

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“He had been battling severe depression of late,” his rep said in a statement. “This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”

Many celebrities went on Twitter to pay their tribute.



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