Saying goodbye. Celebrities pay tribute to Annie Heche after the actress died in a car crash at the age of 53.
Us weekly On Friday, August 12, it was confirmed that Ex everybody get up The star was declared legally dead a week ago after falling into a coma following the accident. He was taken off life support two days after finding a match for organ donation, according to Heche’s last wishes.
James Gunn Friday was quick to sing the late star’s praises, calling out Heche’s role Evidence “Best acting performance I’ve ever seen” In a Twitter tribute. Kyle Richards Bahadur was among the many other celebrities who sent love to Alam’s family amid the tragedy via social media.
Heche crashed her car into a Los Angeles home on August 5 and was severely burned after her vehicle caught fire. A representative for the volcano At first the actress said to us The Ohio native was in stable condition after the incident, but things later took a turn for the worse.
“She is in a very critical condition at the moment. She suffered a pulmonary injury requiring mechanical ventilation and required surgical intervention,” the representative explained on Aug. 8. “She is in a coma and has not regained consciousness since shortly after the accident.”
Three days later, a spokesman announced that Heche was unlikely to recover from his injury. “Unfortunately, as a result of her accident, Anne Heche suffered a severe anoxic brain injury and remains in a coma in critical condition,” the representative said. to usNoting that Men in trees Alam had a “long-standing” desire to become an organ donor. “He is not expected to survive.”
The rep added of the star’s legacy: “Annie had a big heart and touched everyone she met with her generous spirit. More than her extraordinary talent, she saw spreading kindness and joy as her life’s work—especially turning the needle on acceptance for who you love. She will be remembered for her courageous honesty and greatly missed for her light.
After the accident, Heche’s ex-lover Dr James Tupper Asked fans to share their “thoughts and prayers” for the Daytime Emmy winner. The Shake the dog Actress and revenge The alums, who dated for more than a decade before splitting in 2018, share a son, Atlas, born in March 2009. Cedar Rapids The star also shares a son Homer (born March 2002) with her ex-husband Coleman Lafoon.
Thomas JaneThose who dated Heche from 2019 to 2020 also wished the actress well after the accident. “While Anne and I are no longer an item, today’s tragic news was devastating to me and everyone who loved her,” the Deep Blue Sea Actor, who starred alongside Heche in the HBO series Hungsaid Daily Mail On August 6. “My heart goes out to Anne and her two sons. … My thoughts and prayers are with Anne, one of the true talents of her generation.
Alec Baldwinwho starred on Broadway with Heche in a 2004 production of the play Twentieth CenturyHe also honored his former costar through social media. “Hey, I just wanted to send my best wishes and all my love to Annie Heche,” The 30 Rock the alum said in an Instagram video posted on Aug. 6. “Anne is an old friend of mine and I did a movie with her – it’s a 90s thriller. Juror with Demi Moore, [who] was the star of the film.”
The Emmy winner praised the “amazingly talented” actress and offered her “love and support” to her friends and family. “There are not many women [who] I’ve acted like Anne is brave,” Baldwin continued. “I mean, Anne really, really … she’s done everything. [and] She was very original and very brave.”
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