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Zoe Zaldana Actress mourns death of 'Star Trek' co-star, Anton Yelchin

According to a representative of the actress, the news of Yelchin's death has been one that has devastated her. She received information about his passing on her visit to Cuba.

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Zoe Zaldana has joined her industry colleagues in a tribute to actor, Anton Yelchin, who died in a car accident.

Zaldana took to Twitter on Monday, June 20, 2016, to pour her heart out over the demise of the 27-year-old actor.

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Zoe Zaldana



She wrote, “Devastated by our friend's loss,”

“We are mourning his passing and celebrating the beautiful spirit that he was. #RIPAnton.”


According to Us Magazine, the actress learnt of Yelchin’s passing after touching down in Cuba.

The actor died on Sunday, June 19, 2016.

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J.J. Abrams, who is the director of the Star Trek franchise, also poured out his emotion concerning the death of the actor.

“Anton — you were brilliant. You were kind. You were funny as hell, and supremely talented,” Abrams wrote on Twitter.

“And you weren’t here nearly long enough. Missing you …”, he added.

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