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'Mythbusters' Adam Savage Reacts To Grant Imahara's Death: 'I'll Miss My Friend'

Rae Batchelor 14 Jul 2020

Grieving for a loved one is always incredibly difficult, no matter what circumstances, but there will always be pressure on those associated with a celebrity who has passed to make a public statement about the death and the loss.

Adam Savage has done so in an incredibly touching way after the tragic and untimely loss of co-host and friend Grant Imahara.

The news broke about Grant Imahara's tragic death on July 14th.

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The Hollywood Reporter reported early on July 14th that Grant Imahara, best known as a co-host on the show Mythbusters had passed away from a brain aneurysm at the age of 49.

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"We are heartbroken to hear this sad news about Grant," said a spokesperson for Discovery in a statement.

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"He was an important part of our Discovery family and a really wonderful man. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family," they continued.

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Fellow Mythbusters star Adam Savage has responded to the tragic news.

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"I’m at a loss. No words. I’ve been part of two big families with Grant Imahara over the last 22 years," Adam wrote on Twitter in a message that has been shared over 50 thousand times.

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Adam continued his touching message.

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"Grant was a truly brilliant engineer, artist and performer, but also just such a generous, easygoing, and gentle PERSON. Working with Grant was so much fun. I’ll miss my friend," he wrote.

Our thoughts are with Grant's friends, family, and loved ones at this difficult.

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