Hollywood Pays Tribute To Israel’s Nobel Peace Prize Winner Shimon Peres


President Barack Obama led the tributes to former Israeli Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres who died at 93 following a massive stroke two weeks ago.

Read Obama’s full statement on Peres’ death here.

Barbra Streisand weighed in this morning:

My heart is bleeding…my tears are falling…because President Shimon Peres is no longer in this world. He was a father figure not only to his beloved country of Israel, but also to me, because he was what I imagined my father would have been like.

Read Streisand’s full statement here:

I will miss Shimon Peres, my brilliant and eloquent friend. His life was a blessing to all who strive for peace. https://t.co/7aIk3mt3Og pic.twitter.com/Iosr09jQq9

This article was printed from https://deadline.com/2016/09/shimon-peres-dead-hollywood-reaction-1201827322/