Sylvester Stallone and Creed Co-Stars Pay Tribute to Carl Weathers After His Death at 76
Sylvester Stallone, Creed and Rocky Movie Co-Stars Remember Carl Weathers
Carl Weathers, best known for his roles in Rocky, Predator, and The Mandalorian, passed away at the age of 76 on Thursday. His Celebrity friends and co-stars have since taken to social media to pay tribute to the late actor.
Sylvester Stallone Remembers His Rocky and Creed Co-Star
Sylvester Stallone, who starred alongside Weathers in the Rocky and Creed Movies, shared a heartfelt tribute on Instagram. He wrote, “I am devastated by the loss of my friend and co-star Carl Weathers. He was a true friend and a great actor. I will miss him dearly.”
Creed Stars Pay Tribute to Carl Weathers
Michael B. Jordan, who plays Adonis Creed in the Creed Movies, also took to social media to express his sorrow. He wrote, “Carl Weathers was a legend. He was an inspiration to me and to so many others. His work in Rocky and Creed will live on forever.”
Tessa Thompson, who plays Bianca Taylor in the Creed Movies, wrote, “Carl Weathers was a giant. He was a force of nature. He will be deeply missed.”
Other Celebrities Pay Tribute to Carl Weathers
Mariska Hargitay, Snoop Dogg, Octavia Spencer, and Jamie Foxx are among the other celebrities who have paid tribute to Carl Weathers. Hargitay, who worked with Weathers on Law & Order: SVU, wrote, “We lost a great one. God bless you♥️.”
Dogg wrote, “Long Beach legend Carl Weathers has passed away. He was a great actor and a true OG. He will be missed.”
Spencer wrote, “Carl Weathers was a trailblazer. He was an inspiration to so many of us. He will be deeply missed.”
Foxx wrote, “Carl Weathers was a legend. He was a great actor and a great friend. He will be missed.”
Carl Weathers‘ Legacy
Carl Weathers was a beloved actor and a true legend. He will be remembered for his iconic roles in Rocky, Predator, The Mandalorian, and many other films and television shows. His work has inspired generations of actors and fans.
Weathers was a pioneer in the film industry, and he helped to open doors for other black actors. He was a role model for many, and he will be deeply missed.