Metallica’s lead guitarist Kirk Hammett has shared a post on his official Instagram account after the painful death of legendary actor Kirk Douglas, at the age of 103.

In that Instagram post, Kirk Hammett shared photos of himself and Kirk Douglas in which they were giving the exact same pose. The legendary Metallica guitarist paid his respect to the late iconic actor in a really meaningful way.

Kirk Hammett’s post reached over 62.000 likes in 24 hours and most of the fans shared their reaction in the comment section.

Here is what Kirk Hammett captioned:

“RIP to the AMAZING Kirk Douglas. This is the man I was named after. Now I can kind of see the resemblance ⚡️🖤⚡️ Thanks for all of the fantastic memories, Mister Douglas ⚡️🖤⚡️ #kirkdouglas”

A fan named Dean wrote this:

“I never knew you were named after Kirk Douglas, that’s so cool 😔”

Another fan named Romina sent her good wishes:

“RIP Kirk Douglas 😢 sending much love to his family🕯️”

You can check the post below.