As soon as news broke about screenwriter/director Nora Ephron's death, the Twitterverse was buzzing. Celebs near and far expressed their condolences on the social media site.
The 71-year-old was perhaps best known for When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle and You've Got Mail.
Given the 140-character limit, stars certainly weren't at a loss for words. Justin Timberlake wrote
, "R.I.P. Nora Ephron... Funny, charming, witty, full of heart, and one of the greatest who put it all down in timeless, quotable classics."
His fiancée, Jessica Biel
"Nora Ephron...thank you for your ground breaking contributions for women in the film industry. You have truly paved the way. With respect..."
Alyssa Milano wrote
, "Rest in peace, Nora Ephron."
"RIP Nora Ephron. You will be missed," expressed Kelly Ripa.
Dancing With the Stars
alum Kirstie Alley Tweeted
, You can settle for reality, or you can go off, like a fool, and dream another dream." -- Nora Ephron Oh Jeez...you will be missed..RIP XO"