Mike Hagerty, a long-time actor who portrayed memorable characters on such TV exhibits as Associates and Anyone Someplace, has handed away.
Hagerty’s good friend and former costar, Bridget Everett, broke the unlucky information of his dying in a submit shared on Instagram earlier at present.
“With nice disappointment, the household of Michael G. Hagerty introduced his dying yesterday in Los Angeles,” she wrote alongside a montage of images of the star, including:
“A beloved character actor, his love of his hometown of Chicago and his household had been the cornerstones of his life.”
No explanation for dying has been revealed.
Concluded Everett in her message:
“Mike, a loyal husband, is survived by his spouse Mary Kathryn, his sister Mary Ann Hagerty [and] her spouse Kathleen O’Rourke, and their daughter Meg. He shall be sorely missed.”
Hagerty was greatest identified for enjoying constructing superintendent Mr. Treeger on Nineties NBC sitcom, Associates.
On the HBO comedy Anyone, Someplace, Hagerty playedd farmer Ed Miller, the daddy of Everett’s character.
For its half, HBO additionally launched an announcement in response to Hagerty’s dying. It reads:
“We’re very saddened to listen to in regards to the sudden passing of Mike Hagerty.
“A member of the HBO household for a few years, his most up-to-date position as Bridget Everett’s father in ‘Anyone Someplace” confirmed his particular expertise for bringing coronary heart to a efficiency.
“Mike was a pleasure to work with and introduced heat and kindness to all who knew him. We ship our deepest condolences to his household and buddies.”
Over the course of his spectacular profession, Hagerty appeared in quite a few movies and a mess tv packages, together with:
Brooklyn 9-9, Cheers, Neighborhood, CSI, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Entourage, Glee, Gray’s Anatomy, Shameless, Seinfield and plenty of others.
Many followers took to social media to precise their sorrow for Hagerty’s passing on Friday, whereas ABC-7 reporter Richard Roeper wrote on Twitter:
“Unhappy to listen to of the passing of Second Metropolis stalwart and character actor Mike Hagerty, just lately seen because the dad on ‘Anyone Someplace’ on @HBO. Mike had the traditional Chicago mustache and accent, and a pure onscreen presence.
“He all the time got here to play.”
Sarah Jessica Parker additionally had the next to say on Instagram:
“No. No. No. no. Oh horrible loss and okay will miss him in your present. Heartbreaking. Admired him for years.”
Amy Sedaris, in the meantime, added: “NOOOOOOOOO That is very unhappy.”
Elsewhere, Alex Borstein expressed her condolences, whereas and Katie Couric merely wrote: “So sorry Bridget.”
Hagerty’s dying was first reported by leisure journalist Will Harris.
Could he relaxation in peace.