Daniel Craig 'deeply saddened' by Queen Elizabeth II's death

The British actor, who famously starred alongside The Queen in a sketch for the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony issued a statement to the PA news agency after the monarch passed away on Thursday at the age of 96. "I, like so many, was deeply saddened by the news today and my thoughts are with the royal family, those she loved and all those who loved her. She leaves an incomparable legacy and will be profoundly missed.” The Queen's death prompted an outpouring of tributes on Thursday evening.