Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro and Lorraine Bracco, who accompanied Liotta in the movie, shared emotional sharing for the actor who passed away at the age of 67.
Many famous names shared emotional messages for 67-year-old Hollywood star Ray Liotta, who died yesterday. Martin Scorsese, the director of the movie “Goodfellas”, in which Lioatta gave his most iconic and memorable performance, and Robert De Niro and Lorraine Bracco, who acted with Liotta in the movie, also shared emotional messages for the actor who passed away.
In a statement to The Hollywood Reporter, Scorsese said: “He had such a unique talent as an actor, he was so adventurous and so brave. Playing Henry Hill in Goodfellas was a challenge because there were so many different aspects of the character, so many different aspects of the character. “There were so many layers to it. Ray was in almost every scene in a long and difficult filming process. He absolutely surprised me. I will always be proud of the work we did together on that film. My heart is with his loved ones and I am saddened by his premature loss.”
Robert De Niro said of his co-star, “I was deeply saddened to learn of Ray’s passing. He was too young to leave us. May he rest in peace.” with his words; Lorraine Bracco, another co-star with Ray Liotta in Goodfellas, shared on social media that she was “totally shattered” when she heard the news.
Judging Liotta as the best part of Goodfellas, Bracco said, “Wherever I am in the world, there will be people who come to me and say that Goodfellas is their favorite movie. And they always ask what was the best part of making this movie. I always gave them the same answer.. . Ray Lioatta”.