Ryan Reynolds, a longtime friend and co-star of “The Proposal” who died Friday at the age of 99, has released a loving tribute.
“The world is different now,” Reynolds wrote. “She’s good at breaking expectations. She’s too old, somehow, not old enough. We miss you, Box. Now you know the secret.”
White’s “Hot in Cleveland” coaster Valerie Bertinelli wrote, “Rest in peace, sweet box. My God, how bright heaven must be now.”
Comedian Kathy Griffin writes that White always accepts her.
“She treated me like she was in the same club,” Griffin tweeted in a long thread about White, “She really treated me equally in the world of comedy curl. Will be. “
Martin Luther King Jr. Center thanked White for “being a friend.”
Andy Cohen, who is hosting a New Year’s Eve special with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Friday, said, “Tonight we’ve raised so many glasses to the wonderful legacy of Betty White !!!” Has tweeted that.
Actress Debra Messing wrote, “Betty White. Oh nooo. I was glad to see her. She was playful, brave and smart. We all knew this day would come, but it’s not going to be a feeling of loss. Really national treasure. Fly with angels.”
Actor George Talkie wrote, “Our national treasure, Betty White, has passed away before her 100th birthday. . “
GLAAD praised Twitter for White’s support for the LGBTQ + community.
“We are saddened by the death of Betty White, a longtime friend of GLAAD’s and supporter of LGBTQ equality and acceptance. Our heart goes out to her loved ones and fans.”
The Television Academy commemorated the five-time Emmy winner on its official Twitter account.
Actor Henry Winkler wrote, “Betty White: I.[t] It’s very hard to imagine that you are not here anymore. “
Comedy Central’s official Twitter page posted, “Betty White Fun Was Out of Age.”
Writer Roxanne Kay wrote, “RIP for 99.9 years charming, happy, hilarious, talented and trouble-free Betty White.”
This woman … is beyond talent … smile … spirit. I promise she will live forever, “Waynes wrote.” And, she will. Her work, her smile, her love of life. We can all live “a box white life”.
“Communicator. Music aficionado. Certified bacon trailblazer. Travel advocate. Subtly charming social media fanatic.”