Actor Anton Yelchin, best known for playing Chekov in the recent “Star Trek” films, died over the weekend.
He was killed by his own car as it rolled down his driveway, according to police and his publicist. The car pinned Yelchin against a mailbox pillar and a security fence at his home in Los Angeles. He had gotten out of the vehicle momentarily when the car started rolling.
His death was felt throughout the industry with colleagues and friends sharing their shock and devastation.