The Cast Of "Good Will Hunting" Reacts To The Death Of Robin Williams

“Robin brought so much joy into my life and I will carry that joy with me forever,” Matt Damon said.

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Robin Williams with his second wife Marsha Garces

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Ben Affleck wrote on Facebook he was “heartbroken” over the news of his friend and former co-star’s death Monday.

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Matt Damon reacted to the news in a statement Tuesday. “Robin brought so much joy into my life and I will carry that joy with me forever. He was such a beautiful man, I was lucky to know him and I will never, ever forget him.”

Minnie Driver, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, director Gus Van Sant and guest. Ron Galella / WireImage

Minnie Driver also tweeted: “My Heart’s broken. Robin was a beautiful, kind soul. Can’t bear that he’s gone.”

My Heart's broken. Robin was a beautiful, kind soul. Can't bear that he's gone. So incredibly sorry for his family.

— Minnie Driver (@driverminnie)

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