Michael Clarke Duncan: Remembered, Mourned on Twitter

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Hollywood is still coming to grips with the loss of Michael Clarke Duncan, who died yesterday of complications that resulted from a myocardial infarction he suffered in July.

An Oscar nominee and former bodyguard for such A-listers as Will Smith and Jamie Foxx, the 54-year old was well known and well loved.

Below, we've included a number of Tweets/messages from the actor's famous friends, as they bid farewell to this affable star...

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Tom Hanks: "I am terribly saddened at the loss of Big Mike. He was the treasure we all discovered on the set of The Green Mile. He was magic. He was a big love of man and his passing leaves us stunned."

Tommy Davidson: "The MOST gentle of Giants.  RIP, my friend Michael."

Sam Claflin: "R.I.P. Michael Clarke Duncan. You will be sorely missed - A true legend.

Steve Harvey: "I will miss my friend, Michael Clarke Duncan. What an incredible soldier in God's Plan."

Katharine McPhee: "Ahhh... #michaelclarkeDuncan I loved you! Green Mile was epic. RIP #gentlegiant"

Dwayne Johnson: "When something happens, we always say it happens for a reason' ~ Michael Clarke Duncan 12/10/57 - 9/3/12 I'll miss you my brother.."

Timbaland: "R.I.P. Michael Clarke Duncan sending my condolences 2 his fam & love ones"

Olivia Munn: "Michael Clarke Duncan always had a smile on his face & a big bear hug ready for you. My thoughts & prayers are with his family&friends. RIP"

Sherri Shepherd: "So sad & shocked to hear of the death of Michael Clarke Duncan. Only 54 years old- he never recovered from his heart attack in July RIP sir. My heart and prayers go out to you @Omarosa ... I remember you telling me how happy you & Michael Clarke Duncan were - so sorry"


I going to miss Michael for his talent that he put into movies. I love to watch especially THE GREEN MILE & PLANET OF THE APE. These would not have been great movies without him. I will truly miss him. Love, SHELIA WILSON


I always knew too, when I saw Michael's name in the credits, I was in for a treat. He was a wonderful actor and a "Class act" of a man.


I absolutely adored michael clarke duncan. I knew if I saw his name starring in a movie I was goona like it. He was an amazing actor and you could always count on enjoying his movies. You will be very sadly missed.rip.