‘Star Trek’s Karl Urban Shares Heartwarming Tribute to Aretha Franklin

Just about each amicable media user on a world has taken to Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to weep a detriment of a Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, who upheld divided on Thursday morning. While many people have common difference of their adore for Franklin, or told stories of how her strain impacted their lives, Star Trek and Thor: Ragnarok star Karl Urban posted a video of one of his sweetest memories of a icon.

Urban common a video to his Instagram comment on Thursday, display a devotion that he and his Star Trek Beyond co-stars had for Franklin while they were on set.

The video, that we can watch below, facilities Franklin’s “I Say a Little Prayer” in a background. Urban mouths a lyrics to a strain while he’s removing his makeup put on before a day of shooting. He turns a camera toward dual of a other actors in a film, John Cho and Anton Yelchin, only as a backup singers come in, and a twin support in a mouth sync performance.

#tbt ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜 Aretha Franklin R.I.P. 😚👑 #startrekbeyond Anton ❤️

A post common by Karl Urban (@karlurban) on Aug 16, 2018 during 8:45am PDT

Along with a video, Urban common a summary “Aretha Franklin R.I.P.” Beside it, he enclosed a climax emoji, profitable respects to a Queen of Soul.


Urban also used a post to compensate reverence to another depressed star, one that seemed in a video with him. Anton Yelchin tragically upheld divided in 2016 during a age of 27. His genocide came only one month before Star Trek Beyond arrived in theaters.

Franklin died on Thursday as a outcome of modernized pancreatic cancer. The low-pitched icon, whose biggest hits embody “Respect,” “I Say a Little Prayer,” “Son of a Preacher Man,” and “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” was 76 during a time of her passing.

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