UPDATE: Mia Farrow, Marlee Matlin & More Stars Take to Twitter to Remember Lauren Bacall
And as the news of her death travels across the web, celebrities, arts organizations and others have begun to express their loss and thanks to the great actress. Scroll down for their memories of and tributes to Bacall, and be sure to check back as more heartfelt words pour in...
Mia Farrow: Now we've lost the great Lauren Bacall RIP dear Betty
Leonard Maltin: I feel so lucky to have met #LaurenBacall, a formidable woman and one of the last links to Hollywood's Golden Age
Marlee Matlin: When I told my pal #LaurenBacall I had boyfriend troubles she said "Men, f**k 'em!" Give 'em hell in heaven Betty RIP
Jenny McCarthy: I had the amazing opportunity to work with Lauren Bacall in the movie Diamonds. She was one of a kind. #legend #RIP
Cary Elwes: RIP #LaurenBacall feel privileged to have spent such quality time with a truly classy legend
Dita Von Teese: Sad to hear we've lost one of the last legends of the Golden Age of Hollywood. I met Lauren Bacall once... a serious "pinch me!" moment!
Richard Roeper: Lauren Bacall was a great beauty. A natural to be filmed and photographed in glorious black and white.
Illeana Douglas: Betty Jane Persky grew up to become sexy,tough and wise beyond her years Lauren Bacall. What a career. What a dame.
Now we've lost the great Lauren Bacall RIP dear Betty https://twitter.com/MiaFarrow
Wow. Another legend gone. RIP Lauren Bacall. You inspired me beyond measure. ??- Jaimie Alexander (@JaimieAlexander) August 13, 2014
Two greats lost in two days. Today we lost the beautiful class act that was Lauren Bacall. Maybe finally she can see Bogie again.- Jennifer Stone (@comeagainjen) August 13, 2014
Lauren Bacall -- sad. R.I.P. She was a class act. She will be missed.- Gene Simmons (@genesimmons) August 13, 2014
- Al Hirschfeld (@AlHirschfeld) August 13, 2014
Justin Vivian Bond (@mxjustinVbond) August 13, 2014