Late final month, the daughter of Bruce Willis disclosed that the legendary actor was battling aphasia. Many tributes have since poured in for the “Die Arduous” actor, together with some from John Travolta, Sylvester Stallone, and M. Night time Shyamalan.
John Travolta ‘Grew to become Good Mates’ With Bruce Willis On The Set Of ‘Pulp Fiction’
There have been many memorable strains that got here out of the Quentin Tarantino’s 1994 cult traditional movie “Pulp Fiction,” however two actors got here out of it with a newfound friendship. Travolta posted some throwback images of the pair on Instagram, displaying them on set collectively.
“Bruce and I grew to become good pals once we shared 2 of our largest hits collectively, Pulp Fiction and Look Who’s Speaking,” Travolta wrote within the caption. “Years later he mentioned to me, ‘John, I simply need you to know that when one thing good occurs to you, I really feel prefer it’s occurring to me.’ That’s how beneficiant a soul he’s. I really like you Bruce.”
Many followers showered the submit with coronary heart emojis. One fan wrote, “This hurts my soul.. Simply proves but once more life is brief. Love these round you and be sort to everybody.”
One other fan known as the duo “Legends of the Cinematic Expertise” and used the hashtag “#StayBrainHealthy.”
“Sending constructive and well being vibes to Bruce! 🙌🏽🙏🏽” one other commented.
One other fan shared, “I first noticed him in moonlighting and I used to be struck. One of many few actors like your self who has endured. I want him and his households effectively.”
M. Night time Shyamalan Pays Respect To ‘My Massive Brother’ Bruce Willis
Shortly after the announcement, director M. Night time Shyamalan tweeted, “All my love and respect to my massive brother Bruce Willis. I do know his great household is surrounding him with assist and energy. He’ll at all times be that hero on that poster on my wall as child.”
Shymalan had directed Bruce Willis within the 1999 thriller “The Sixth Sense” alongside Haley Joel Osment, who additionally paid tribute to Bruce Willis, calling him “a real legend” on Instagram.
“It’s been troublesome to search out the proper phrases for somebody I’ve at all times appeared as much as—first on the massive display, after which by some wild stroke of luck, in individual,” he started. “He’s a real legend who has enriched all of our lives with a singular profession that spans almost half a century.”
“I’m so grateful for what I received to witness firsthand, and for the large physique of labor he constructed for us to get pleasure from for years and years to return,” he went on. “I simply needed to precise the respect and deep admiration I’ve for Bruce and his household as they transfer ahead with the braveness and excessive spirits which have at all times outlined them.”
Sylvester Stallone Is Praying For Bruce Willis
Sylvester Stallone posted a number of throwback images of him and Bruce Willis collectively on Instagram. Within the caption, he wrote, “We return a good distance , praying for the very best for you and your great household …”
Many followers cherished the candy tribute. One fan wrote, “I can’t think about Hollywood with out this legend.”
“Nice tribute, Sly – ideas and prayers for Bruce and his household 🙏” one other fan commented.
“Nice friendships final a very long time!!! 🙌🥊🥊” mentioned one other.
Justin Lengthy Remembers Attending A Crimson Carpet Premiere With Bruce Willis
The “Accepted” actor posted a photograph of him and Bruce Willis collectively on Instagram, together with a shaggy dog story of the time the 2 attended a crimson carpet premiere collectively.
He started, “It was an honor and spotlight of my profession to get to work with this man, in a style that he helped reinvent and grasp.”
“This pic is from once we had been taking pictures Die Arduous 4 and, after we wrapped someday, he requested me if I needed to go see the brand new Rocky film,” he defined. “I excitedly mentioned ‘sure’, keen that he needed to hang around outdoors of labor and after I rapidly modified and re-emerged from my trailer, sporting this tee shirt and hoodie that I’d worn to work, he squinted his traditional squint and deadpanned ‘that’s what you’re sporting?’”
Lengthy then mentioned that he “realized [that Bruce had] invited me to the flowery crimson carpet PREMIERE of the brand new Rocky film.”
“I felt like a slacker AND a tag-a-long, however he accepted each of those truths and appeared to not maintain both one in opposition to me – and we had a REALLY enjoyable night time,” he continued. “At one level, he was huddled up with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone, whereas I used to be awkwardly standing off to the aspect as his briefly uncared for date. I solely momentarily felt… expendable 🙄😬”
“Anyway, grateful for that night time and for my complete Die Arduous expertise,” he concluded. “Wishing Bruce and his household love and energy. He’s and at all times can be A Legend❤️ #tbt”