William Shatner ‘Feels Awful’ That He’s Unable To Attend Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral

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William Shatner went to Twitter earlier today to express sadness that he’s unable to attend Leonard Nimoy’s funeral. His friend and Star Trek co-star died from lung disease this past Friday:

“I am currently in FL, as I agreed to appear at the Red Cross Ball tonight. Leonard’s funeral is tomorrow. I can’t make it back in time.”

After hearing the news of Nimoy’s death, Shatner released a statement to The Hollywood Reporter:

“I loved him like a brother. We will all miss his humor, his talent and his capacity to love.”

His tweets can be viewed below.

(Via: Twitter / THR)