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Celebrities Pay Tribute To Gene Wilder With Touching Notes On Social Media

The actor died on Sunday at the age of 83.

Following the news of Gene Wilder’s death, celebrities came together online Monday to remember the late star. 

Harry Connick Jr., Mel Brooks and Tony Goldwyn, among many others, took to Twitter to share touching notes about the screen icon, best known for his role as Willy Wonka in 1971’s “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” and his work in Mel Brooks comedies like “Blazing Saddles.” 

R.I.P., Gene. 

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