As the news of famous American comedian and actor Don Rickles's
death gradually spread, Hollywood celebrities like Tom Hanks, Amy
Schumer, Jimmy Kimmel, Bob Saget and many others break into
grieving the loss of the legendary comedian and express their
Don Rickles's publicist, Paul Shefrin stated that the death of
90-year-old comedian was caused by kidney failure.
Bob and Ginnie Newhart stated their condolences over Rickles
"He was called 'The Merchant of Venom' but in truth, he was one
of the kindest, caring and most sensitive human beings we have ever
known. We are devastated and our world will never be the same. We
were totally unprepared for this."
93-year-old iconic actress Rose Marie said: "One of my dearest
friends is gone. What a talent! He was remarkable and one of our
favourites to work with on 'The Dick Van Dyke Show'. I have known
him since he came to California. I will miss him something
Renowned Hollywood actor Tom Hanks uttered his feelings about
Rickles death and said: "A God died today. Don Rickles, we did not
want to ever lose you. Never. Hanx."
Modern day comedian Jimmy Kimmel also stated that "90 years with
Don Rickles weren't enough. One of the sweetest and most lovely
people I had the pleasure of knowing. We miss you already."