Filmmakers and actors took to Twitter to remember actor Martin Landau. From his early days of Mission: Impossible to his Academy Award-winning performance in Tim Burton’s Ed Wood, the flood of praise from Hollywood was abundant. Alec Baldwin and Joss Whedon gave love to his role Crimes and Misdemeanors while Ed Wood co-star Patricia Arquette gave her heartfelt condolences.
Other celebrities who honored the actor’s work and life included Entourage star Jerry Ferrara, a show which Landau guest-starred as well as Josh Gad, William Shatner and Strange Things star David Harbour.
Read some of the reactions below.
Anant Singh, producer of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom:
He was such a remarkable human being and a consummate story teller. His memory was so razor sharp, and it was great to hear the many stories that he recounted when we met. … Martin will never be forgotten by his fans, all over the world. He is a role model and inspiration to all of us in the industry.