Legendary award-winning actress Cicely Tyson, known for her onscreen portrayals of strong black women, has passed away at the age of 96. Tyson’s family announced her death on Thursday in a statement via her manager Larry Thompson.
After her death news was announced, many of her famous friends and fans took to social media to pay their tributes to the late legendary actress.
One of them was an actor Michael B. Jordan. He shared a few throwback photos of the late actress on Instagram on Thursday. And he penned down a heartfelt note in the caption to pay his respect and tribute to the legendary award-winning actress.
Here’s his emotional tribute:
“You’ve paved the way for so many & blessed the world with your light! Thank you!!! Rest In Power. 🙏🏾 #cicelytyson.”
Check out his post right below.