Stars React To Death of Natasha Richardson
Posted on Thu Mar 19, 2009 09:30 AM PDT

Natasha Richardson RihannaSUVStop200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - From Hollywood to Broadway, stars are reacting to the sudden death of actress Natasha Richardson, who passed away after a skiing accident on Wednesday.

Lindsay Lohan, who starred with Richardson in 1998's "The Parent Trap," released the following statement.

"She was a wonderful woman and actress and treated me like I was her own," Lohan said, according to US Weekly. "I didn't see much of her over the years, but I will miss her. My heart goes out to her family. This is a tragic loss."

Oprah Winfrey talked about Richardson on her talk show. "I just want to say how deeply saddened I am, we all are, by the sudden passing of actress Natasha Richardson yesterday. Our thoughts and prayers are with her husband Liam Neeson, their two sons, the rest of their family and friends. Yet another reminder of how fleeting life can be and how precious. We need to value every moment," Winfrey said.

While Kelly Ripa remembered her friendship with Richardson on "Live With Regis and Kelly."

She was a lady. I can't tell you enough what a good person she was, and fun and vivacious and the most full of life," Ripa said.