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Anton Yelchin dead: Celebrity reactions

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Following the news that 27-year-old Star Trek star Anton Yelchin died Sunday morning in a car accident, the actor’s collaborators, friends, and colleagues have begun to pay their respects online.

In addition to his role as Chekov in the Star Trek film series, Yelchin appeared in films such as Like Crazy, Fright Night, The Beaver, Terminator Salvation, Alpha Dog, House of D, and most recently the independent thriller Green Room, which was released in April. 

Read what Hollywood is saying about the late actor in the posts below. 


In loving memory of Anton Yelchin. It was truly an honor to work with him.

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