Joan Washington died last night, her husband Richard E Grant confirmed online. The actor shared a heartbreaking tribute to his wife on Twitter in view of his 259,000 followers.
Alongside a clip of the pair dancing, the 64-year-old detailed their long-running romance while mentioning their only child.
He wrote: “ONLY YOU! Joan – Love of my Life & Giver of Life to our daughter Olivia.
“Our hearts are broken with the loss of your Life last night. 35 years married & 38 together.”
“To be truly known and seen by you, is your immeasurable gift. Do not forget us, sweet Monkee-mine,” Richard added.