This afternoon we told you about the passing of Disney star Lee Thompson Young. As heartbroken as we were to hear the sad news about the man we know better as Jett Jackson, there were a number of celebrities who expressed great sorrow over the passing of the 29-year-old actor. Here are their tweets:
My heart is broken today. RIP to my dear friend and brother Lee Thompson Young. Writing partner/Friend/Brother #HeartAche
— Columbus Short (@ColumbusShort1) August 19, 2013
So sad to hear about Lee Thompson Young. He was such a good guy with a great heart. May he have peace. Prayers all around. — Lauren London (@MsLaurenLondon) August 19, 2013
My heart goes out to Lee Thompson Young RIP.. These child stars are leaving us too soon! My heart is aching… — Tia Mowry (@TiaMowry) August 19, 2013
SAD SAD NEWS. RIP Lee Thompson Young. 29 and so much promise. Lift up his family today. Stunned right now.
— Michael Ealy (@MichaelEaly) August 19, 2013
I have no words to say. I honestly am speechless to the recent passing of my old friend Lee Thompson Young.
— Keke Palmer (@KekePalmer) August 19, 2013
Very very sad to hear about Lee Thompson Young. He was always very kind, and such a light.
— solange knowles (@solangeknowles) August 19, 2013
My Thoughts & Prayers Go Out To The Family And Friends Of Lee Thompson Young. #GoneWayTooSoon
— Jackée Harry (@JackeeHarry) August 19, 2013
— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) August 19, 2013
This breaks my heart. RIP Lee Thompson Young.
— Donald Faison (@donald_faison) August 19, 2013