“Friends” Actor Mike Hagerty Died At The Age Of 67


We send our heartfelt sympathies to his family, friends, and fans during this difficult time.

Mike Hagerty, who was best remembered for his role on “Friends” and “The George Carlin Show,” died on Thursday in Los Angeles at the age of 67, with the cause of death yet unknown.

Photo of the Remarkables mountain range in Queenstown, New Zealand.

He recently co-starred in the HBO comedy “Somebody Somewhere” alongside Bridget Everett, who broke the tragic news, as her farmer father, Ed Miller.

“With great sadness, the family of Michael G. Hagerty announced his death yesterday in Los Angeles,” the comedian wrote on Instagram. “A beloved character actor, his love of his hometown of Chicago and his family were the cornerstones of his life.”

“Mike, a devoted husband, is survived by his wife Mary Kathryn, his sister Mary Ann Hagerty [and] her wife Kathleen O’Rourke, and their daughter Meg. He will be sorely missed.”

“I loved Mike the instant i met him. He was so special. Warm, funny, never met a stranger. We are devastated he has passed. Mike was adored by the entire cast and crew of ‘Somebody Somewhere.’ Our thoughts are with his wife and family,” she added in her second tribute post to the actor.

Hagerty was recognized for his mustache and heavy Chicago accent throughout his career. Despite spending most of his career in television, he has appeared in several films in minor parts.

He starred in films such as “Martin,” “Cheers,” “The Wayans Bros.,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” “Seinfeld,” and “The Wonder Years” in addition to his appearances on “Friends” and as a regular on “The George Carlin Show.”

Mike Hagerty is survived by his wife, Mary Kathryn.

Reactions to "Friends" Actor Mike Hagerty Died At The Age Of 67

Mike Hagerty had so many great roles, bur he will FOREVER live in my heart as Dean's best friend, Billy, in the gloriously fabulous movie Overboard. Rest easy, Mike. You were a good one. My prayers and condolences to his family and friends

Rest In Peace Mike Hagerty 💔

RIP to the fantastic Mike Hagerty. Unforgettable on Seinfeld and in so many other roles. 🖤

Rest In Peace mike Hagerty who played mr treeger in friends we will miss you

May cost you a little. May cost you a lot.. But it will cost you. RIH Mike Hagerty

Rest In Peace Mike Hagerty. He had one hell of a career as a character actor. His reel is an all timer, here is a snippet of it.

RIP to Mike Hagerty. Nobody looked more Chicago than this guy.

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Rest in Peace Bad Billy Pratt (Mike Hagerty).

RIP Mike Hagerty. He was on too many tv shows to mention.