The only hint anyone received from the starlet was "the release is closer than you think."
Because that's not vague! LOLz!
It's just so sad!
We're all still shocked by the death of the world's first Pulitzer Prize winning film critic, but many celebz — including Roger Ebert's friends, colleagues, and the U.S. President — are already expressing their condolences via Twitter.
"The movies won't be the same without Roger." —President Obama
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) April 4, 2013
In the Sun-Times' newsroom on the day it was announced I was Roger's new partner. A great man. I miss him already. twitter.com/richardroeper/…
— Richard Roeper (@richardroeper) April 4, 2013
Dammit! @ebertchicago died. My review: An iconic game-changer, Roger brought film criticism AND movie-loving to the mainstream. 2 Thumbs up.
— KevinSmith (@ThatKevinSmith) April 4, 2013
Roger Ebert.Clear-eyed dreamer, king of the written word… say.ly/bRt5wg3
— Cameron Crowe (@CameronCrowe) April 4, 2013
Or… "I Was Discovered by Roger Ebert." The next morning he asked if he could take my picture- & then wrote this: mmflint.me/14Hynjd
— Michael Moore (@MMFlint) April 4, 2013
Goodbye Roger Ebert, we had fun. The balcony is closed.
— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) April 4, 2013
Shocked and truly, deeply saddened at the loss of the great Roger Ebert. A legend. His voice will be missed.
— Anna Kendrick (@AnnaKendrick47) April 4, 2013
we lost a thoughtful writer, i remember my first review from him, pi (i got his and siskel's thumbs) it was a career highlight. #rogerebert
— darren aronofsky (@DarrenAronofsky) April 4, 2013
R.I.P. Roger Ebert. One of the greats in his field. I'm very sad.
— Albert Brooks (@AlbertBrooks) April 4, 2013
Roger Ebert was an excellent writer, a gifted artist, and as nice a guy as you'll ever meet.Sad he's gone.
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) April 4, 2013
R.I.P. Roger Ebert. It was a privilege to interact with you. Thank you for the support, the criticism, and the true love for the movies.
— Diablo Cody (@diablocody) April 4, 2013
Reading Roger Ebert's reviews as a kid was instrumental in determining what I did w my life. He will be sorely missed.
— Justin Long (@justinlong) April 4, 2013
— Seth Green (@SethGreen) April 4, 2013
very sad to hear of Roger Ebert's passing. hard imagine a world without him.
— Elijah Wood (@woodelijah) April 4, 2013
Sad to hear about the passing of Roger Ebert, he was a grand man & in my opinion the dean of American film critics-he will be sorely missed
— Larry King(@kingsthings) April 4, 2013
Awww, RIP Roger Ebert. Thanks for the thumbs.
— rose mcgowan (@rosemcgowan) April 4, 2013
Roger Ebert was 70 years young. We lost him too soon.
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