The Academy shared a message about Olympia’s passing to Twitter, writing, “Olympia Dukakis introduced heat, humor and wit to the stage and display for nearly 60 years, together with a stellar run of unforgettable roles in ‘Metal Magnolias’ ‘Tales of the Metropolis”‘ and ‘Moonstruck,’ for which she received a Finest Supporting Actress Oscar. She shall be missed.”
Stars additionally paid tribute to Olympia on social media.
Cher, who Moonstruck co-star, posted, “Olympia Dukakis Was an Superb, Academy Award-Successful Actress. Olympia Performed My Mother In Moonstruck,& Even Although Her Half was
That Of a Struggling Spouse, We Face with tears of pleasure ALL The Time. She Would Inform Me How MUCH She Beloved Louis, Her ‘Good-looking Proficient, Husband.’ I Talked To Her 3Wks In the past. Rip Pricey One.”
Star Trek alum George Takei wrote, “Olympia Dukakis has departed our firm. We have been Moonstruck by her, as she instructed us nice Tales of the Metropolis. A real Metal Magnolia inside a extra widespread forest. Ah, what a life pressure, her later years her greatest. Relaxation now among the many heavens, Olympia.”
Viola Davis shared, “RIP Olympia Dukakis…the consummate actor. You made throughout you step up their sport. A pleasure to work with. Relaxation nicely. ‘Might flights of angels sing thee to thy relaxation.'”
Actress Betty Buckley wrote, “So very unhappy to listen to this. Olympia Dukakis, such an exquisite actress & lovely particular person.”
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