The star of ‘Casino’ and ‘Basic Instinct’ turned to Instagram to post a sorrowful video about the baby’s death.
Sharon Stone, 63, posted a video on Instagram on Monday, August 30 informing fans that her 11-month-old nephew and godson River William Stone has died. The actress just stated his name, birthday, and the date he died in the Instagram caption after posting a compilation of clips of the little one. On the actress’s video, fans and other actors expressed their sympathies.
The video showed the little boy playing, smiling and laughing on a bed. It was set to Eric Clapton’s song “Tears in Heaven,” which is about the sudden and unexpected death of the songwriter’s son at four-years-old. The actress had asked followers to pray for River three days before in another Instagram post, which let fans know that he had suffered “total organ failure.” She wrote that he was found in his crib unresponsive. The heart-wrenching photo showed the little boy hooked up to machines in the hospital. “Please pray for him. We need a miracle,” she wrote in the caption at the time. River was the youngest child for Sharon’s younger brother Patrick and his wife Tasha, according to DailyMail.
Many celebrities have sent their condolences to Sharon, including Roots musician Questlove, Thor actress Jaimie Alexander, Will & Grace actors Debra Messing and Sean Hayes. “There are no words to express my sorrow for your loss and that of your entire family. In a remark, Debra said, “I am praying for all of you at this awful time.” “This is a tragic situation. Jaimie said, “My love, prayers, and thoughts are with you and your family.”
In recent years, the Casino actress has faced numerous challenges. Coronavirus claimed Sharon’s grandma and godmother. In August 2020, she also announced that her sister Kelly and brother-in-law Bruce both caught the illness. Steve Bing, the actress’s ex-boyfriend, committed suicide in June 2020 at the age of 55. “This is quite difficult. Sharon noted in an interview with Extra at the time, “I had a really hard time with it.” “He’s a complicated person who, in my opinion, doesn’t always make the best judgments… It’s a difficult one. ”
Source: Hollywood Life