Hollywood Reacts to Death of Actor Anton Yelchin

“You weren’t here nearly long enough,” says J.J. Abrams

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As news spread on Sunday of actor Anton Yelchin‘s untimely death, his friends and colleagues reacted on social media.

J.J. Abrams, who directed Yelchin in the first two “Star Trek” reboot installments, shared a heartfelt note of remembrance on Twitter:

Yelchin’s “Star Trek” castmate, John Cho, was among the first to take to social media:

Yelchin died at the age of 27 after being pinned by his vehicle in the driveway of his San Fernando Valley home early Sunday morning.

Here are more notable responses coming from Yelchin’s contemporaries: