Mira Sorvino Remembers Her Father Paul Sorvino: “My Heart Is Split Apart”
Mira Sorvino wrote a touching message on Twitter about her father Paul Sorvino, who died today at the age of 83 after struggling with his health.
She wrote on Twitter, “My father, the great Paul Sorvino, has died.” “My heart is torn in two. Our life of love, joy, and wisdom is over. He was the best father in the world. I love him so much. As you go up, Dad, I’m sending you to love in the stars.”
His wife, Dee Dee Sorvino, said earlier today that Paul Sorvino had died.
Pictures of Paul Sorvino’s career are in a photo gallery
Several of Mira’s friends and coworkers in Hollywood replied to her tweet. There are:
Vincent D’Onofrio, who worked with him on The Godfather of Harlem on Epix, wrote, “I’ll miss you as Paul, Mira.” “I feel sorry for you. I always felt like a younger brother to your dad. I’ll never forget Paul Sorvino.”
Mia Farrow wrote, “Such a great actor and, from everything I’ve heard, a truly wonderful man.”
“Mira, I’m so sorry for your loss,” wrote Rob Reiner, whose father Carl Reiner directed Mira Sorvino’s father in the movie Oh, God! “Sending my love.”
“Oh Mira, you were the first person I thought of,” Kathy Griffin said. “I know you loved your dear father a lot. And he cared so much about you. Sending condolences from all over the world.”
Marg Helgenberger wrote, “Your father lives on through his many legendary, moving performances.”
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Betty Buckley wrote, “I’m so sorry for your loss, Mira.” “Sending deepest condolences.”
Ralph Macchio wrote, “I’m so sorry, Mira. I was lucky to work with Dad and get to know him a little. Sending you and your family lots of love.”
Rosanna Arquette, who worked with the Goodfellas actor in 1983’s Off the Wall, said, “I’m so sorry for your loss, Mira. He was a great artist and a nice person.
Here is what Mira tweeted. Click on it to see all the comments.
My father the great Paul Sorvino has passed. My heart is rent asunder- a life of love and joy and wisdom with him is over. He was the most wonderful father. I love him so much. I’m sending you love in the stars Dad as you ascend.
— Mira Sorvino (@MiraSorvino) July 25, 2022