Celebs Remember Leslie Nielsen In Today’s Tweet Dreams

With much sadness, fans of Leslie Nielsen had to say goodbye to the man who provided countless laughs over the years, as the comedic actor died at the age of 84 on Sunday. Many famous fans shared their grief and memories on their Twitter pages, including actor Matt Lanter who posted, “Leslie Nielsen, you are a pioneer and an inspiration. Thank you for the many laughs” and actress Rebecca Mader who wrote, “R.I.P Leslie Nielsen. Thank you for always making me laugh and being a huge inspiration to me. You will be missed. Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.” Leslie (pictured) even had an impact on those in other parts of the entertainment industry, like Nicki Minaj who tweeted, “R.I.P. Leslie Nielsen ~ one of the funniest and amazing actors of all time.”

One thing stars found themselves remembering the most was Leslie’s classic movies, such as “The Naked Gun” series and “Airplane!Ryan Seacrest told fans, “Sad to hear about Leslie Nielsen passing. To this day “Airplane” is still one of my favorite comedies ever.” Many celebs paid tribute to the comedic legend with a line from that film: “I am serious…and don’t call me Shirley.” Russell Brand shared, “RIP. Leslie Nielsen. Shirley, he will be missed.”

Be sure to check out the rest of Monday’s most memorable tweets in Hollywood and find out which star was too shy to approach Darren Criss and who is tuning in for “The Buried Life” finale. Follow us @hollywoodcrush to get even more celebrity and pop culture news around the clock!

@jessetyler Last night at Next to Normal opening I was too shy to say hi to my new favorite pop culture phenom, @DarrenCriss. #Iama12yearoldgirl
-Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Actor (“Modern Family”)

@yelyahwilliams I woke up in my own bed this morning and had no idea where I was… #Dexter
-Hayley Williams, Singer (Paramore)

@katevoegele back on set at One Tree Hill! I am wide awake this morning considering it’s about 3pm Rome time haha
-Kate Voegele, Singer, Actress (“One Tree Hill”)

@ashleytisdale Workout. Rehearsal. Then off to work! Busy day for this Hellcat lol!
-Ashley Tisdale, Singer, Actress (“Hellcats,” “High School Musical”)

@cameronbright 3 days til Cameron heads off to start filming Breaking Dawn. How many of you are excited for that movie???
-Cameron Bright, Actor (“Breaking Dawn”)

@whitneyeveport who’s watching the finale of @theburiedlife tonight? i am, duh!
-Whitney Port, Reality Star (“The City”)

@biggsjason This year the role of ’Academy Awards’ will instead be played by Nickelodeon’s ’Kid’s Choice Awards’.
-Jason Biggs, Actor (“American Pie”)