It’s a sad sad day in the entertainment industry as celebrities and fans alike mourn the devastating loss of the beloved Robin Williams. He was 63.

The comedian, who is lauded as one of the most brilliant of his craft, is remembered for childhood favorites like Aladdin and Flubber, to his more serious work in Dead Poets Society and Good Will Hunting, which won him an Oscar. 

Hollywood has suffered a tremendous blow that won't soon be remedied as evidenced by the outpouring of grief and love over the late great Williams.

Update: The White House has just released a statement on the passing