Bollywood stars paid their condolences to British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking following his demise on Wednesday.

Eddie Redmayne who essayed the role of Hawking in The Theory Of Everything remembered the physicist. Not the only him some of the Hollywood stars even posted their memories on social media. After Hollywood stars, actors, filmmakers and music experts from the Indian film industry mourned the death of Stephen Hawking, whose contribution to science and humanity they will remember for a lifetime.

Here’s what film celebrities from India tweeted:

Vishal Dadlani: Oh wow. This hurts. It really hurts. What a guy, what a story, what a life, what a humongous contribution to humanity, to our knowledge and understanding of the universe. Stephen Hawking, thank you for sharing your genius with us all.

Preity Zinta: Time waits for no one. Not even for Stephen Hawking. R.I.P. to one of the most iconic scientists of our time. Thank you for your contribution to our world.

Dia Mirza: RIP Stephen Hawking. Thank you for your braveheart, your curiosity, your humor, your genius. “It would not be much of a universe if it wasn’t home to the people you love.”

Satyajeet Dubey: Stephen Hawking: “No one created the universe and no one directs our fate. This leads me to a profound realization. There is probably no heaven and no afterlife either. We have this one life to appreciate the grand design of the universe and for that, I am extremely grateful.” RIP

Farhan Akhtar: RIP Stephen Hawking. A major loss to the scientific community and to the millions he inspired through his work and life. Condolences to the family.

Sujoy Ghosh: Goodbye Stephen Hawking. Science must be very sad today.

Manoj Bajpayee: Your life will always be celebrated for the huge contribution you made to the humanity. You will be missed.

Adnan Sami: Rest in peace dear Stephen Hawking. Thank you for enlightening us during your ‘brief’ journey on earth. We will always adore you here immensely.