Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who played Jaime Lannister on Game of Thrones, has shared a couple of pictures of the successful actress, Diana Rigg, via his official Instagram account and penned down a heartbreaking tribute to pay his respect to the late actress.
On Thursday, Dame Diana Rigg’s daughter has made an unexpected statement about her mother and announced that her mother died following a battle with cancer. The legendary actress has died at the age of 82 surrounded by family.
After the tragic death of Diana, most of her colleagues and friends took to social media with emotional notes and photos to pay their respects to the late actress. One of them was Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who is worked with her on Game of Thrones.
The actor shared a couple of pictures of the late actress on his Instagram and penned down a heartbreaking farewell note to pay his respect to the acting icon.
Here’s what he wrote for her:
“Dame Diana Rigg. She always raised the bar with her incredible talent, intelligence, and wit. An absolute joy and honor to work with.
May her soul Rest In Peace.”
A user named Draven wrote:
“Rest In Peace 🖤 What an absolute Queen. A true symbol of female power.”
Another user named Liane said:
“I was shocked when I read that she has passed away, such an amazingly talented actress 💔 may she rest in peace.”
Check out his tribute right below.