Elaine Stritch Dead: Stars Mourn Broadway Legend on Social Media

11:37 AM PST 07/17/2014 by THR Staff
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Stephen Sondheim, Lena Dunham, Anna Kendrick and Jesse Tyler Ferguson were among those paying tribute to the late actress.

Hollywood was mourning Broadway legend Elaine Stritch on Thursday.

The actress, who was nominated for four Tonys and won three Emmys, died on Thursday at her home in Birmingham, Mich. She was 89.

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Her throaty singing voice and torrid Broadway performances made her a New York legend and several theater vets, including Laura Bernanti and Jersey Boys star Erich Bergen, were among the first to pay tribute to Stritch on Twitter.

In addition to her Broadway performances, Stritch played Alec Baldwin’s torturing, icy mother Colleen Donaghy on NBC’s 30 Rock.

See below who took to social media to pay tribute to Stritch.

 
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