The artist’s family confirmed his death through a statement.
The family of actor Mike Hagerty, who became known in the popular television series ” Friends “, died this Thursday, as confirmed by his relatives through a statement on social networks.
Mike Hagerty, with his character Joey, managed to catch the audience. “It is with great sadness that the family of Michael G Hagerty announced his passing yesterday in Los Angeles,” they wrote in an official statement on social media. “Mike was a beloved actor, whose love for his city of Chicago and his family were the most important thing in his life,” explained the family of the actor who died at the age of 67, without offering details of the death. cause of his death.
In an interview with NBC Chicago last January, Mike expressed his excitement about his latest show, which was filmed in various parts of Chicago.
“I’m crazy about the city. I’ve always loved Chicago,” he said. “I was born and raised in Chicago and it will always be my home, so it was great to be back.”
After Mike’s passing was announced, Somebody Somewhere producer Jay Duplass summed up his experience working with the actor in an emotional tweet. “Mike Hagerty was a great actor and a great man,” he said. “I will miss him. He lives forever in our hearts.”
In the series “ Friends ” he acted as a janitor of the building in which the protagonists resided.
Mike Hagerty had supporting roles in several 1990s sitcoms.
Michael Gerard Hagert (May 10, 1954) is an American actor. He is best known for playing workers, including his recurring role as Mr. Treeger, the doorman of the building where the protagonists live on the series Friends, and as a store owner on HBO’s Lucky Louie.
Hagerty is also recognized for his minor roles in a wide variety of comedies, including Cheers, The Wayans Bros., Curb Your Enthusiasm, Seinfeld, and The Wonder Years. He was also a regular on The George Carlin Show. He began his career in the Chicago comedy theater group The Second City. Although most of his career has been on television, he has also had small roles in movies. He is also known for his mustache and strong Chicago accent.