Actors that have worked with Milos Forman mourn the death of the Czech filmmaker. The director of One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Amadeus, The People vs Larry Flint and Man on the Moon, died Friday at the age of 86.
Michael Douglas, who as co-producer was involved in One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest, said in a statement in The Hollywood Reporter: It is sad that we are one of the greatest directors in the history of film have lost. I had the honor to be with Miloš to work for One flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest and cherish everything he has taught me.”
Actor Edward Norton, who played a role in The People vs Larry Flint, calls the director ” one of my true artistic heroes, not only because he a great film director but also because of its ability to continue to believe that the human mind can win of institutions of oppression and his belief that art can and should play in the struggle for a healthy society’.
Jim Carrey played in Formans film Man on the Moon. “A greatness has left us. What a disappointment. A very nice man. I am glad that I did with him. It was a monumental experience,” writes the actor on Twitter.