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Luke Perry's current and former cast comrades as well as many other celebrities, respond to the tragic death of Actor at the age of 52.
Perry, known for his roles as Dylan McKay at Beverly Hills, 90210 and Fred Andrews at Riverdale died Monday morning after a massive Stroke last Wednesday confirmed his representative in a statement to ET .
"He was surrounded by his children Jack and Sophie, fiancée Wendy Madison Bauer, former wife Minnie Sharp, and mother Ann Bennett Stepfather Steve Bennett, brother Tom Perry, sister Amy Coder, and other close relatives and friends. "The statement said." The family appreciates that support and prayers from around the world have been extended to Luke, and they ask for respect for privacy in this time of great sorrow. At the moment, no further details are published. "
According to Variety Riverdale discontinued production for that day, and the branch also released a statement by executive producers Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Jon Goldwater and Warner Bros. Television and CW:
"We are deeply saddened to hear about Luke's death today. Perry, a popular member of & # 39; Riverdale & # 39 ;, Warner Bros. and CW. Luke's family was everything you would hope for: an incredibly caring, consummate professional with a huge heart and a true friend for all. As mentor of the young cast of the show, Luke was incredibly generous and he pervaded the set with love and kindness. Our thoughts are with Luke's family in this very difficult time.
Meanwhile, many stars use social media to share their best memories of Perry and how much they'll miss him, so celebrities respond to the news of his death: