Luke Perry remembered by 'Beverly Hills, 90210' co-stars -- see their touching tributes

Luke Perry's Beverly Hills, 90210 co-stars are coming together to pay tribute to the beloved actor.

After news broke on Monday that Perry -- who played everyone's crush, Dylan McKay, on the popular '90s series -- died at the age of 52 following a stroke, the cast took to Twitter to share some of their favorite memories with the Mansfield, Ohio, native. Others, like Gabrielle Carteris (who played Andrea Zuckerman), released statements.

"I am absolutely heartbroken. Luke was a tremendous force in the lives of so many," her statement read. "He was a very sensitive soul who was kind, generous and he fought for the underdog. He was a strong voice and an advocate who will be so missed by all who knew him. He has left his mark – never to be forgotten. My heart goes out to his family, friends and fans around the globe."

Fox Entertainment, home of the upcoming 90210 revival series, also released a statement, which read, "Luke will always be part of the Fox family. Our thoughts and prayers are with his loved ones during this extremely difficult time. He will be deeply missed."

Luke Perry through the years
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Luke Perry through the years
American actor Luke Perry, circa 1992. (Photo by Kypros/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 09: Luke Perry (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 09: Luke Perry (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Luke Perry at the 7th Annual Nancy Susan Reynolds Awards, Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 09: Luke Perry (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - 1990s: American actor Luke Perry, who appears in the television series 'Beverly Hills, 90210', during a press conference at the Sydney Hyatt Hotel in the 1990s in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Peter Carrette Archive/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 09: Luke Perry (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 17: Luke Perry (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Luke Perry at the 1999 Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
Luke Perry at the Hollywood Women's Press Club's 51st Annual Golden Apple Awards, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry and Jennie Garth at the 7th Annual Nancy Susan Reynolds Awards, Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry at the 3rd Annual Reid Rondell Association Celebrity Enduro Race, Saugus Speedway, Saugus. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry and Billy Wirth at the First Annual MTV Rock N' Jock B-Ball Celebrity Charity Baseball Game, Gersten Pavilion at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry at the 1992 Carousel of Hope Ball, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry and Minnie Sharp at the Preview for 'Sunset Blvd', Shubert Theatre, Century City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry and Elle MacPherson at the 2nd Annual Kids for Kids Family Carnival Benefit Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, Industria Superstudio, New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Faye Dunaway and Luke Perry during Elizabeth Glasser Pediatric Aids Foundation in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by KMazur/WireImage)
UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 10: Luke Perry is on hand at Planet Hollywood party celebrating his return to the TV show 'Beverly Hills 90210.' Perry, who donated the guitar that hung on wall of his room in earlier episodes of the series to the restaurant's memorabilia collection, says he can't play the instrument. (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
Luke Perry at the 1999 Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
Luke Perry at the Star-Studded Kick-Off Party for The Rock 'N' Road Rally Hosted by Astrella Leitch & Jack Healey, Pier 59 at Chelsea Pier, New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Luke Perry during Open Range Hollywood Premiere at Arclight Cinemas in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Chris Weeks/FilmMagic)
Luke Perry and Tiffani Thiessen at the 2004 Target A Time for Heroes Celebrity Carnival to benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 04: California Cart Trophy 2005 'Art of Cart' event in Long Beach, United States on November 04, 2005 - Luke Perry and Courtney Hansen at the California Cart Trophy 2005 'Art of Cart' event at the Queen Mary. (Photo by Mike FANOUS/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images)
DARLINGTON, SC - MAY 13: Actor Luke Perry attends the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Dodge Charger 500 on May 13, 2006 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images for NASCAR)
LAS VEGAS - NOVEMBER 17: Actor Luke Perry arrives at Barbra Streisand's performance at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino Grand Opening Weekend on November 17, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Gifford/FilmMagic)
Luke Perry attends The Simpsons Treehouse Of Horror XX And 20th Anniversary Party on October 18, 2009 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Dr. Billy Ingram/WireImage)
TODAY -- Pictured: (l-r) Meredith Vieira, Luke Perry and Hoda Kotb appear on NBC News' 'Today' show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
BODY OF PROOF - 'Dark City' - When a plane crashes in Philadelphia due to a gunman opening fire while aloft, the entire team of Megan, Kate, Tommy, Adam, Curtis, Ethan, Riley and Stafford must go into disaster mode. Since the crash hits the city's main power grid, Megan must conduct autopsies on the victims during frequent blackouts, but then one of the bodies goes missing. Meanwhile, Tommy and Adam are in a serious car accident while trying to investigate, on 'Body of Proof' airs TUESDAY, MAY 7 (10:01-11:00 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Richard Foreman/ABC via Getty Images) LUKE PERRY
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 04: Luke Perry arrives for the Hallmark Channel Presents 'Northpole' Premiere Screening at La Piazza Restaurant on November 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/FilmMagic)
LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 05: Actor Luke Perry appears during the 'Outside The Barrel' show with Flint Rasmussen at Rodeo Live during the National Finals Rodeo's Cowboy Christmas at the Las Vegas Convention Center on December 5, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mindy Small/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 19: Luke Perry of the series 'Riverdale' attends The CW Network's 2016 New York Upfront at The London Hotel on May 19, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Daniel Zuchnik/WireImage)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Pictured: Luke Perry -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Luke Perry attends the Build Series to discuss 'Riverdale' at Build Studio on October 8, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Dominik Bindl/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 07: Luke Perry speaks onstage at the Riverdale Sneak Peek and Q&A during New York Comic Con at The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden on October 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images for New York Comic Con)

Additionally, Jennie Garth (Kelly Taylor) released the following statement to People: "My heart is broken. He meant so much to so many. Such a very special person. I share my deep sadness with his family and all who loved him. Such a terrible loss."

Meanwhile, on Instagram, Ian Ziering (who played Steve Sanders) was one of the first to pay tribute, writing, "Dearest Luke, I will forever bask in the loving memories we've shared over the last 30 years."

"May your journey forward be enriched by the magnificent souls who have passed before you, just like you have done here for those you leave behind," he added. "God please give him a seat close to you, he deserves it."

"There are no words," Michael Cudlitz, who played Tony Miller, tweeted. "I love you my friend, you will be missed."

ET reported last Thursday that Perry was transported to a nearby hospital after police responded to a call at his home in Sherman Oaks, California. Coincidentally, it was the same day Fox announced it was picking up the Beverly Hills, 90210 reunion series for six episodes. Perry was not mentioned in the network's list of returning stars, but former co-star Tori Spelling said in an interview with ET one month earlier that she was hoping he'd appear in a few episodes.

"We have some issues because Luke [Perry] is full-time on Riverdale," she said at the time. "So he will do as many episodes as he can. But outside of that, we pretty much have the entire original cast."

While Perry got his start in the industry in the '80s, he was introduced to a whole new generation of fans by playing Archie's father, Fred Andrews, on the popular CW show, Riverdale.

Stars react to Luke Perry's death at 52
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Stars react to Luke Perry's death at 52
Dearest Luke, I will forever bask in the loving memories we've shared over the last thirty years. May your journey…
With the heaviest of hearts, I am stunned and devastated to tell you that Luke passed away. I am still in shock and I have no words beyond saying he was a truly kind gentleman. He will be mourned and missed by everyone who knew him and the millions who love him. RIP, dearie Luke. Your time here was far too short. 💔💔💔
My heart is broken. I will miss you so much Luke Perry. Sending all my love to your family. ❤️ #LukePerry
Luke Perry... you were a joyful and vibrant soul. You will be missed but most certainly your legacy will be remembe…
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The first time I met Luke Perry we talked about what kind of movie we wanted “Buffy” to be. I asked if he’d ever se…
My entire high school experience was shaped by Brenda and Dylan. Now I have to hold my dear friend @theshando hand, while she mourns the loss of #lukeperry This is not how it’s supposed to happen. I hope his family knows many lives he touched. “I chose. I chose you. I want you. I’ve always wanted you” - my favorite quote
Luke Perry was a great actor and truly one of a kind. Watching him on 90210 was one of the reasons why I wanted to…
So shocking so young! RIP sweet Luke. My love goes out to your family and friends. “Luke Perry passes away just day…
You will be missed dear friend. My heart is broken. #lukeperry
We were all struck by how warm and generous he was that night. He seemed like a grateful dude. This is so sad and s…
Luke Perry - Irreplaceable beautiful and kind human being, incredible friend, generous actor and adoring father to…
Heartbroken to hear about Luke Perry. #RIPLukePerry 💔
Luke Perry was just 52 and gone way too soon. Please take a moment to note the signs of a stroke.
IN SHOCK. DEAR GOD... Luke Perry, ‘90210’ and ‘Riverdale’ Star, Dies at 52 via @variety
This is so so sad. Luke Perry has died at the age of 52 after suffering a massive stroke. He was surrounded by his…
Condolences to the family of Luke Perry. 😞
Super sad to hear the news about actor Luke Perry. Interviewed him several times, always such a lovely gentleman. G…
RIP Luke Perry. 💔
52 - too young 💔 #RIPLukePerry
Heartbroken to hear of the passing of Luke Perry 💔 #RIP Luke Perry. 💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔 My condolences to Luke’s family an…
Luke Perry was humble and kind every time we crossed paths. I’m so sorry to hear of his passing.
Oh my. Luke Perry. A sweet gentleman. Lovely sense of humor. My heart goes out to his family. #RIPLukePerry
Crushed. Luke Perry was truly a great guy. Warm, kind, generous and hard working. We met very young, I witnessed th…
L.P. you made every situation better, my man. your elegance your wit your charm and your giant heart, inspired…
My heart hurts 💔 One of my first jobs was a guest appearance on 90210. My scenes were with Luke. I had a crush on him for so long and getting to work with him was a dream come true. I just remember him being a super humble and really nice guy.
RIP Luke Perry .. big love to his friends and family ❤️😔🙏🏼tragic
The first person I remember watching on TV and thinking “that guy is cool” was Luke Perry. He made a kid from BK wa…
RIP Luke Perry. In high school we all wanted to be as cool as you.
Younger generations know him from Riverdale, but it's truly difficult to overstate how big a star Luke Perry was during the 90210 heyday
I’m stunned. Such a lovely guy. With a wonderful sense of humor about fame and the pitfalls of Showbiz. This is j…
I'm so sad about Luke Perry he was such a kind person. Enthusiastic and encouraging to everyone around him. <3 #RIP
Too soon. You have left our hearts broken. You will be missed. RIP #LukePerry #gentleman #actor #class
RIP Luke Perry, at just 52 years of age, following a massive stroke. What sad, shocking news.
Luke Perry. Ugh. Condolences to his family.
When I was lucky enough to work with Luke Perry I told him about the pillow of his face I used to sleep with and he…
RIP Luke Perry. 90210 was one of my favorite TV shows and I always hoped to be as cool as Dylan McKay. I copied his…
The news of Luke Perry's death is absolutely devastating. He was a friend to our organization and to the LGBTQ comm…
So so sad. Rip Luke
Luke Perry was my first real crush. I wrote him fan letters. I had posters of him. He was IT. He was my teenage…
Total shock #lukeperry has passed away! So young and vibrant. This never gets easy but god must have some Serious plans for this lovely man clearly he just got his wings. Sending prayers and condolences to his family and friends. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
😢Oh no Dylan McKay ; This was my English novela. One of my tv white boy crushes #RIP #LukePerry #prayerstoyouandfamily
#LukePerry, beloved star of “Beverly Hills, 90210” and “Riverdale” has died at 52.
I had the pleasure and honor of meeting Mr. Luke Perry many times, most recently this past October in NYC. Devastat…
Sorry to hear about the passing of Luke Perry, he was always such a good guy and a gentleman...
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Heartbreaking. Such a sweet, sweet man and a talented actor. I feel blessed to have had the chance to work with him…
We are saddened by the passing of Ohioan and Browns fan, Luke Perry. Our thoughts are with his friends and family.…


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