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Sandra Bullock ‘grateful’ for support after ‘heartbreaking’ death of longtime partner Bryan Randall: report

Sandra Bullock is “grateful” for the support she received after the death of her longtime partner Bryan Randall.

The Oscar winner’s world was turned upside down earlier this month after Randall died aged 57 after a three-year battle with ALS.

Bullock, 59, has “witnessed the incredible support for ALS research since Bryan’s death,” according to a source told people.

“It was very important to her that when she and his family first announced Bryan’s death, it recognized those who had been with her and Bryan on this journey from the start – first and foremost the Healey Center at the Mass General.”

“She is so grateful to everyone who has donated and is delighted that something so heartbreaking has turned into something so positive for others,” the insider added.


Sandra Bullock feels "thankful" for the support she received following the devastating news of the death of her longtime partner, Bryan Randall.
Sandra Bullock is “grateful” for the support she received following the devastating news of the death of her longtime partner Bryan Randall.
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Randall’s death was confirmed by his family, who said in a statement: “It is with great sadness that we announce that Bryan Randall passed away peacefully on August 5th after a three-year battle with ALS.”

“Bryan chose early on to keep his journey with ALS private, and those of us caring for him did our best to accommodate his request.”

“We are immensely grateful to the tireless doctors who navigated the landscape of this disease with us and the amazing nurses who became our roommates, often sacrificing their own families to be with us,” they added.


The Oscar winner's world was turned upside down earlier this month after Randall died aged 57 after a three-year battle with ALS.
The Oscar winner’s world was turned upside down earlier this month after Randall died aged 57 after a three-year battle with ALS.
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Bullock, 59, has "have seen the incredible support for ALS research since Bryan's death," said a source.
Bullock, 59, has “witnessed the incredible support for ALS research since Bryan’s death,” a source said.
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Bullock first met Randall in 2015 when he was commissioned to photograph her adopted son Louis’ birthday.

The couple’s romance blossomed quickly and they began dating just months later when they attended her friend Jennifer Aniston’s wedding to Justin Theroux together in August.

In addition to Louis, Bullock also adopted their daughter Laila in December 2015.

For his part, Randall was the father of his adult daughter, Skylar, from a previous relationship.


Bullock has had a rough month so far as the aftermath of the bombshell lawsuit against Michael Oher left her "heartbroken and upset."
Bullock has had a rough month so far as the aftermath of the bombshell lawsuit against Michael Oher has left her “heartbroken and upset”.
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Bullock has had a rough month so far as the fallout from the bombshell lawsuit against Michael Oher left her “heartbroken and upset” by the revelations.

Oher, the 37-year-old offensive tackle who inspired The Blind Side, claimed in court documents that his parents, Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, never actually adopted him.

“So much hard work went into making the film all true to the truth, and having called that into question, it just deeply upsets Sandra that a time in her life that was so special is now being replaced by a very different one perspective is overshadowed.” said a source the daily mail by Bullock, who played Leigh Anne Tuohy in the hit 2009 film.


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The insider added that the actress “hates that such a wonderful story, such a spectacular movie and such a spectacular time in her life is now being spoiled.”

Bullock is reportedly showing “a strong face and a strong front” as the aftermath continues to weigh on what she believed to be the truth.

For their part, the Tuohy family called Oher’s record “hurting” and “a shameful attempt to suppress him” and claimed that Oher was well aware that he was not adopted.

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