Alan Thicke is already missed.
Hollywood is shocked by the Growing Pains alum’s sudden passing. The actor’s life was tragically cut short at the age of 69, after he succumbed to a heart attack on Tuesday.
A-listers like Ellen DeGeneres, Demi Lovato, Olivia Munn, and so, so many more took to social media to express their grief, share their condolences, and reflect on their fondest memories of the famous father.
You can see the emotional reactions (below):
America loved Alan Thicke. I’m so sad he’s gone. Sending so much love to his family.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) December 14, 2016
Had the pleasure of meeting Alan Thicke and his amazing wife Tanya a few years back.. my thoughts and prayers are with his family. RIP ├░┼╕╦£ΓÇ¥
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) December 14, 2016
Alan Thicke was always the nicest and happiest person in the room. Gone way too soon. Rest In Peace.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) December 14, 2016
So sad is the passing of Alan Thicke. Such a good husband, father, brother, and friend. He will be deeply missed. Rest in peace dear Alan.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ bob saget (@bobsaget) December 14, 2016
I’m so sad to hear about the passing of Alan Thicke. RIP Alan. ├░┼╕╦£┬ó
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Lori Loughlin (@LoriLoughlin) December 14, 2016
sad to learn of Alan Thicke’s passing. he was a great friend over the years. thoughts & prayers to his family.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) December 14, 2016
I’m sad beyond words that Alan Thicke has passed away. I’ve known you since I was 8 years old and so glad I had the pleasure of working with you again so recently on Fuller House. You were a part of my family and hockey family. You will be greatly missed. ├ó┬¥┬ñ├»┬╕┬Å My heart hurts.A photo posted by Candace Cameron Bure (@candacecbure) on Dec 13, 2016 at 6:28pm PST
I am saddened at the news of #GrowingPains Alan Thicke’s passing. My daughter and I just saw him! RIP dear friend and gentleman. pic.twitter.com/kQQBuuhFmD
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) December 14, 2016
Rest in peace Alan Thicke – You brought so much light, love and humor to the world! Deeply grateful for your friendship and wisdom.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Ed Helms (@edhelms) December 14, 2016
So tragic to hear the news of the passing of Alan Thicke. God Bless his family at this tough time.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Carson Daly (@CarsonDaly) December 14, 2016
Now Alan Thicke…
Can we get a do-over on 2016? Too many good people lost and way too many bad people getting lucky…
RIP Dr. Seaver ├░┼╕Γäó┬Å├░┼╕┬Å┬╛
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Montel Williams (@Montel_Williams) December 14, 2016
RIP Alan Thicke. Seems like everyone is checking out before the Trumpacolypse.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Lisa Edelstein (@LisaEdelstein) December 14, 2016
RIP Alan Thicke. I grew up watching him and got to know him through Robin. He was always so kind to me. So sad to hear about his passing.
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ John Legend (@johnlegend) December 14, 2016
Rest in peace, Alan.
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