Hollywood Remembers Stephen Hawking

Reaction is pouring in to the death of Stephen Hawking.

Hollywood and the entertainment industry are remembering Stephen Hawking, the brilliant British theoretical physicist who defied a debilitating disease to inspire the world. The author of the best-selling book A Brief History of Time and subject of the Oscar-winning film The Theory of Everything, died Tuesday night at the age of 76.

Neil deGrasse Tyson, the cast of The Big Bang Theory, George Takei, Emmy Rossum are among those sharing their condolences. You can read a sampling of their reactions below.

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