"An inspiration and joy to know, a director who cried when he laughed, a friend without whom, well, we can't imagine our world, an indelible irreplaceable man." —"Heartburn," "Silkwood," "Angels in America," and "Postcards from the Edge" star Meryl Streep, in a statement.
"'Forward. We must always move forward. Otherwise what will become of us?' Said Mike Nichols, who changed the lives of those who knew him, who loved him, who will miss him so." —Charlie Wilson's War" star Tom Hanks, in a statement.