Camila Mendes Mourns Late 'Riverdale' Co-Star Luke Perry

Camila Mendes Mourns Late 'Riverdale' Co-Star Luke Perry

Camila Mendes is emotionally paying tribute to her late Riverdale co-star Luke Perry, who sadly died after having a reported massive stroke on Monday (March 4).

The 24-year-old actress posted a heartfelt message on her Instagram on Thursday morning (March 7).

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“he took care of us all. an authentic man who took pleasure in offering us his guidance and wisdom. his presence was healing; he had the ability to make you feel comfortable and at ease within seconds of seeing him. i will never forget the collective shock and distress we experienced when the news broke on set,” she wrote.

“we lost a dear friend. my heart hurts for his family and anybody who had the pleasure of knowing him. rest in peace, luke. although you’re no longer around to wrap me in the warmth of your hug, i can still remember what it felt like. whenever i think of you, i will remember that feeling.”

Our thoughts are with Luke‘s loved ones at this difficult time. See her post on her Instagram.

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