We were shocked and saddened by the news that James Gandolfini, star of HBO's The Sopranos (and many other amazing titles), had died suddenly in Italy at age 51. Apparently, we weren't alone.
During his long and wonderful career as an actor, James gained many devoted fans, and some of them were your favorite celebs. Here is what some of them had to say about his death.
James's Incredible Burt Wonderstone co-star chimes in.
The Dallas and Desperate Housewives star is a fan.
The Office star says that James has a "dangerous, big heart."
Olivia also worked with James on The Incredible Burt Wonderstone.
James was an inspiration to the Clerks director.
The Bush frontman reflects.
The pregnant Cougar Town star is saddened by the news.
The Key and Peele star has an underrated favorite James Gandolfini role.
The actor behind Steve Urkel on Family Matters (and Dancing With the Stars "survivor") pays his respects.
The TV personality and former Real Housewife loved his work.
The Arrested Development star worked with James on The Sopranos in 2002, playing Mike Waldrup.
The Will and Grace star remembers James as kind.
Legendary TV actor Ed Asner is as upset as the rest of us.
The Charmed star fondly remembers meeting the actor.
The Teen Wolf star says James was one of his favorite actors.
The 90s boy-bander is saddened by James's death.