Ben Affleck Releases Statement Over Robin Williams' Death: I'm 'Heartbroken'

Ben Affleck, like the rest of Hollywood, was crushed to learn of the death of his friend, colleague and "Good Will Hunting" co-star, Robin Williams.

"Heartbroken. Thanks chief - for your friendship and for what you gave the world," Ben wrote on his Facebook page. "Robin had a ton of love in him. He personally did so much for so many people. He made Matt and my dreams come true."

"What do you owe a guy who does that? Everything," Ben continued in his post.

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"May you find peace my friend. #RobinWilliams," he concluded his statement.

Ben and Matt Damon wrote "Good Will Hunting," the film Robin won his Best Supporting Oscar for in 1998.

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Williams passed away on Monday. He was 63.

-- Jolie Lash

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