Celebrities Tweeted their feelings on the loss of fantasy and science fiction writer Ray Bradbury, a native of Waukegan who died Tuesday in Los Angeles at the age of 91. Below are some of the Tweets:
William Shatner @WilliamShatner:
Saddened to hear about the passing of Ray Bradbury. He was so prolific in his writings. MBB
Roger Ebert @ebertchicago:
Ray Bradbury and Francoise Truffaut’s “Fahrenheit 451” is streaming on Netflix Instant, with its unforgettable ending.
Tom Morello @tmorello:
RIP Ray Bradbury, native of Waukegan, Illinois. His brilliant Sci-Fi especially Fahrenheit 451 is mandatory reading.
Rob Thomas @ThisIsRobThomas:
R.I.P. Ray Bradbury. they can try to ban your books, but it’s too late. the seed is already planted.
matthew gray gubler @GUBLERNATION:
we lost a great storyteller/halloween lover/ice-cream aficionado today but luckily not his work. RIP Ray Bradbury http://say.ly/Bih3u5p
Cameron Crowe @CameronCrowe:
“Don’t talk about it... write.” Ray Bradbury
Nichelle Nichols @RealNichelle:
In honor of Ray Bradbury’s passing why not take time out to read one of his marvelous stories? Such a SciFi Icon! A true genius!
Just heard that Ray Bradbury passed on. He was 1 of my 1st fav authors when I was a kid. Definitely added a new dimension to thing
mia farrow @MiaFarrow:
“You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.” Ray Bradbury
RIP Ray Bradbury You made Mars, time travel & Illustrated Men more real than reality for a 14 year old me. #RIPRay
RIP Ray Bradbury :( you’ve touched many lives with your work, and even a few more recently you might not have expected! Sleep well dude!
Patton Oswalt @pattonoswalt:
Pour out some dandelion wine for Ray Bradbury. Goodbye, Mr. Bradbury. See you in October Country.