Norm Macdonald has died on the age of 61. The legendary Saturday Night time Stay alum had been battling most cancers during the last 9 years, according to his management. Macdonald is most remembered for his good comedic timing on the “Weekend Update” desk on the NBC sketch present. Over time he labored on many exhibits like The Center, Girlboss, and Sunnyside, and lent his voice to exhibits like Mike Tyson Mysteries, The Orville, and Household Man. The comic impressed many lives by way of his work and a few of his celeb associates shared phrases following information of his dying.
Celebrities bear in mind Norm Macdonald following information of his dying
After information broke that Macdonald had died, it wasn’t lengthy earlier than social media reacted. Followers everywhere in the world mourned the funnyman, together with celeb associates that labored with him by way of the years. One of many comics that shared his ideas on Twitter was former SNL author Conan O’Brien.
“I am absolutely devastated about Norm Macdonald,” O’Brien tweeted. “Norm had the most unique comedic voice I have ever encountered and he was so relentlessly and uncompromisingly funny. I will never laugh that hard again. I’m so sad for all of us today.”
Jim Carrey, who labored with Macdonald on the film Billy Madison, additionally took to social media to specific his emotions in regards to the comedic actor’s dying.
“My dear friend Norm MacDonald passed after a brave 10-year battle. He was one of our most precious gems. An honest and courageous comedy genius. I love him,” he tweeted.
Steve Martin additionally tweeted, “We loved Norm MacDonald. One of a kind.”
“No one could make you break like Norm Macdonald. Hilarious and unique. F— cancer,” Jon Stewart posted on Twitter.
Seth MacFarlane who had been working with Macdonald on Household Man and The Orville mentioned, “To so many people in comedy, me included, there was nobody funnier than Norm MacDonald. You always hoped he would hang around after the work was done, just so you could hear his stories and get a laugh. So hilarious and so generous with his personality. I’m gonna miss him.”
More stars pay tribute to Norm Macdonald
The affect that Macdonald had along with his comedy impressed different comedian actors to observe in his footsteps. Seth Rogen took to social media to confess that he “ripped off” the best way he delivered jokes throughout his preliminary years within the leisure enterprise.
“Oh f—. I was a huge fan of Norm Macdonald and I essentially ripped off his delivery when I first started acting,” Rogen tweeted. “I might keep up particularly to observe him on discuss exhibits. He was the funniest visitor of all time. We misplaced a comedy big in the present day. One of many all time greats. RIP.
Jimmy Kimmel mentioned, “Norm didn’t just make us laugh, he made us laugh hard. Rest well, you crazy bastard.”
Sarah Silverman tweeted, “Norm was in a comedy genre of his own. No one like him on this planet. Please do yourself a favor and watch his stuff. He was one of a kind of all time.”
Gilbert Gottfried shared a photograph with Macdonald alongside Bob Saget and Jeff Ross captioning, “This photo was taken after I was a guest on Norm’s show. At dinner the laughs just continued nonstop. He will be missed. RIP Norm Macdonald.”
Nancy Sinatra wrote, “This awful news took my breath away. Sending love to his family and friends.”
Larry the Cable Man additionally tweeted, “So sad. Thanks Norm for all the great laughs and always speaking your mind. You were one of my all time favorites and one of the funniest of all time. RIP Sure gonna be missed. #comedylegend.”