Leonard Nimoy died Friday, and his loss has been felt profoundly by his colleagues in Hollywood.
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Earlier today, flowers were placed on his Hollywood Walk of Fame star, and many of his fellow actors, including his "Star Trek" costars, expressed their condolences on social media.
"I loved him like a brother," William Shatner wrote on Facebook. "We will all miss his humor, his talent, and his capacity to love."
Best known for playing Spock in "Star Trek" on TV and in film, the actor also worked in the theater, portraying Tevye in "Fiddler on the Roof," and published poetry and books of photography.
I shall truly miss Leonard Nimoy. He gave us a great gift that will last for ages. A good soul and kind man. RIP— jason alexander (@IJasonAlexander) February 27, 2015
my heart is broken. i love you profoundly my dear friend. and i will miss you everyday. may flights… https://t.co/WPJmt1X4ox— Zachary Quinto (@ZacharyQuinto) February 27, 2015
Leonard Nimoy brought us one of the greatest, noblest characters in the history of American storytelling. Someone find the Genesis planet.— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) February 27, 2015
"Of all the souls I have encountered in my travels, his was the most... Human." Farewell, Leonard Nimoy - Actor, Director, Pop culture icon.— KevinSmith (@ThatKevinSmith) February 27, 2015
Leonard Nimoy will always be a beloved legend ??— Kat Dennings (@OfficialKat) February 27, 2015