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Melissa Joan Hart Remembers ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ Co-star Martin Mull

Melissa Joan Hart Remembers ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ Co-star Martin Mull
Melissa Joan Hart Remembers ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ Co-star Martin Mull

Melissa Joan Hart pays tribute to her former Sabrina the teenage witch co-star and friend, Martin Mull.

Mull’s daughter, Maggie Mull, announced the news of the actor’s death in a touching post on Instagram on Friday, June 28. He was 80.

Hart, 48, later reflected on her memories with Mull on Instagram. He appeared in more than 70 episodes of the Hart-led sitcom as director Willard Kraft from 1997 to 2000.

Reflecting on their off-screen bond, Hart posted a photo of himself and Mull posing together in costume on set.

“Rest in peace, my friend. The incredible #MartinMull (director Kraft) has left us for his eternal rest,” she began in the caption, adding, “I have such fond memories of working with him and being in awe of his enormous body of work that before #SabrinaTheTeemageWitch included #Roseanne and #MrMom as the projects I knew him from.”

She saluted Mull for his appearances in “great shows, feature films and animation” after his time Sabrina.

Mull also appeared and starred in shows such as Two and a half Men, Arrested development, The farm And The cool kids. He received an Emmy nomination for his guest role in Veep in 2016. His film credits include Indication, Far away man And Mrs. Doubtfire. He recently made guest appearances Not dead yet, Grace and Frankie And The Afterparty.

Melissa Joan Hart and Martin Mull on the set of ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ in 1997.

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In her Instagram tribute, Hart shared how Mull explained why he took on so many roles.

“He once told me that he will take any job offered to him just in case the train stops, which in this business tends to stop quickly,” Hart wrote. “He was an artist who loved to paint and build things with his hands, a musician and a wonderful human being that I know better.”

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The actress ended by saying that the world is a better place because of Mull.

“He will be missed, but this world has benefited from his presence here,” she wrote. “My deepest condolences to his family and friends. I will continue to cherish the Martin Mull artwork that hangs in my home!”