Many fans took to Twitter to share their condolences: “So sad, what a show that was, we loved it…. RIP George Segal.”
“So sad to hear of #GeorgeSegal’s passing, a brilliant actor (especially as the heart of #TheGoldbergs), and he will be missed,” added another person.
A third viewer posted: “Watching tonight’s The Goldbergs episode and George Segal is in it…and, man, it bums me out knowing he is gone. It’s hard to laugh, but I am going to watch everything he is in this season.”
“Such sad news, a great actor capable of extraordinary range and depth of emotion, and versatile, delightful humour thanks for the memories and the movies. RIP George Segal,” commented a fourth person.
The Goldbergs season 8 airs on ABC in the USA on Wednesdays at 8/7c.