Richard Simmons shared his appreciation for fans on social media after the documentary premiere.
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Richard Simmons made a statement after the documentary was released.
Hulu and Fox released a documentary titled ‘TMZ Investigates: What really Happened to Richard Simmons’ on August 22nd.
The film revolves around various theories about Simmons’ rise to fame as a fitness expert and the background to his sudden rise to the spotlight.
Nevertheless, the film was well received by fans and audiences. So Simmons wrote his own message of love and gratitude for the support he was receiving. He shared his post on his Facebook account on August 24.
The statement read: ‘Thank you for your kindness and love!’
He finished signing by saying, ‘I love you, Richard.’
In addition, Simmons manager Michael Catalano confirmed the authenticity of the message in an interview with People magazine on Friday.
He said, ‘This is Richard’s personal writing. He was special and touched by the response to all the good wishes he received. He was inspired by kindness.’
In addition, the representative of Simmons was revealed in E! The news is that ‘, a fitness icon, is very happy with the fans’ passionate love and support. He wants them to know they are doing well and sends all his luck to them.’
The Louisiana native regularly shares workout-related clips on his social media handle, despite moving away from the public eye and media.
Fans React to Richard Simmons’ Rare Post
Richard Simmons fans flooded the comment section of his most recent post with love and support for his idol.
One user said, ‘I’m so proud of you for taking the time for yourself. You gave yourself too much to the world. Now is your time. Good for you.’
A second fan said, “I miss Richard, but I hope he’s doing the right thing. You have brought me so much joy over the years. Now is your time. You deserve peace and happiness.’
Another said, ‘I’m so proud of you for taking the time for yourself. You gave yourself too much to the world. Now is your time. Good for you. Thank you for the blessing and inspiration.’
Many fans have also urged the 74-year-old star to get all the time he needs out of the limelight.