2016 claimed another victim on Tuesday when it was reported that actor Alan Thicke had passed away. A lot of people grew up watching Thicke, father of singer Robin "Blurred Lines" Thicke, play Dr. Jason Seaver on the '80s sitcom Growing Pains. Here's what celebrities had to say about the passing of the 69-year-old actor.
Just heard of #AlanThicke's passing. 1st job in LA was as an intern for him... He was a very nice boss. Sending good thoughts to his family.— Ben Stiller (@RedHourBen) December 14, 2016
Dear,kind,funny gorgeous generous Alan. Loved you, loved all the holidays we all went on. Will miss you so greatly. ✨ #alanthicke— Minnie Driver (@driverminnie) December 14, 2016
.@Alan_Thicke was always so gracious & kind to me. A very very cool guy. Rest In Peace my friend. God bless this great Canadian!— Joel McHale (@joelmchale) December 14, 2016
So tragic to hear the news of the passing of Alan Thicke. God Bless his family at this tough time.— Carson Daly (@CarsonDaly) December 14, 2016
Alan Thicke was always the nicest and happiest person in the room. Gone way too soon. Rest In Peace.— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) December 14, 2016
America loved Alan Thicke. I'm so sad he's gone. Sending so much love to his family.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) December 14, 2016
RIP Alan Thicke who was a great talent and a genuine person. #everyonesdad— Dane Cook (@DaneCook) December 14, 2016
I'm shocked to hear about Allan Thicke. He was a good man who gave me some big breaks in my early days. I'll miss you buddy.— Howie Mandel (@howiemandel) December 14, 2016
So sorry to hear of the passing of Alan Thicke. A wonderful talent, a wonderful man. https://t.co/tb50aiVzlR— Larry King (@kingsthings) December 14, 2016
Rest in peace Alan Thicke - You brought so much light, love and humor to the world! Deeply grateful for your friendship and wisdom.— Ed Helms (@edhelms) December 14, 2016
Sorry to hear of the passing of Alan Thicke, he was always cool and generous with his advice towards me...my condolences to the family— mark mcgrath (@mark_mcgrath) December 14, 2016
RT RealGilbertACP "RIP the indomitable Alan Thicke.— Gilbert Gottfried (@RealGilbert) December 14, 2016
We of GGACP are saddened by this news. Our deepest condolences to the Thicke family."
sad to learn of Alan Thicke's passing. he was a great friend over the years. thoughts & prayers to his family.— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) December 14, 2016
Now Alan Thicke...— Montel Williams (@Montel_Williams) December 14, 2016
Can we get a do-over on 2016? Too many good people lost and way too many bad people getting lucky...
RIP Dr. Seaver 🙏🏾
RIP to one of the great ones, Alan Thicke. pic.twitter.com/LvlU13s23h— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) December 14, 2016
So sad is the passing of Alan Thicke. Such a good husband, father, brother, and friend. He will be deeply missed. Rest in peace dear Alan.— bob saget (@bobsaget) December 14, 2016
So so sad to hear about the passing of #AlanThicke. Such a nice guy. My thoughts and prayers are with his loved ones. Rest in love. ❤️— Olivia Munn (@oliviamunn) December 14, 2016
Saddened over the loss of my friend Alan. Condolences to his family.— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) December 14, 2016
I'm sad beyond words that Alan Thicke has passed away. I've known you since I was 8 years old and so glad I had the pleasure of working with you again so recently on Fuller House. You were a part of my family and hockey family. You will be greatly missed. ❤️ My heart hurts.
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