Sad News: Actor Mike Hagerty has Died
Bridget Everett, his co-star in HBO’s “Somebody Somewhere,” announced his death in an Instagram post: “Mike Hagerty, a character actor recognized for appearances in programs like “Friends” and films like “Overboard.”
“To the deep sorrow of his family, Michael G. Hagerty’s death was reported yesterday evening in Los Angeles. Chicago and his wife’s family were the foundation of his life as an award-winning character actor “added the statement.
He portrayed Everett’s father in HBO’s series, which aired in 2012.
Everett went on to say, “I adored Mike the moment I met him.” “He was a very unique individual, and I will miss him. A friend to everyone, always willing to provide a helping hand. Sadly, he has died away, and we are all heartbroken.”
A extensive record of guest parts on television shows including “ER” and “Deadwood” has been gathered by the actor over the years.
In addition to his role as building super Mr. Treeger on “Friends,” he portrayed a clothes shop owner on “Seinfeld” and starred in the comedy “Lucky Louie” (featuring Louis C.K.), “The George Carlin Show,” and most recently “Brooklyn Nine-Nine.”
An further Tweet from actor/director Jay Duplass stated: “In addition to being a talented actor, Mike Hagerty was a kind and kind human being. I’ll miss him when he’s gone. Our memories of him will always be with us.”
Besides his wife Mary Kathryn and daughter Meg, Hagerty is survived by his sister Mary Ann Hagerty, her husband Kathleen O’Rourke, and their daughter.