Mike Hagerty, best known for his roles on Somebody Somewhere, as the building super Mr. Treeger on Friends
and as the surly owner of a used-clothing store on Seinfeld, has died.
His death April 29 was confirmed by Bridget Everett, who plays his daughter on the HBO comedy.No cause was given. He was 67.
“With great sadness, the family of Michael G. Hagerty announced his death yesterday in Los Angeles,”wrote Everett on Instagram.
“A beloved character actor, his love of his hometown of Chicago and his family were the cornerstones of his life. … He will be sorely missed.”
Born on May 10, 1954, in Chicago, Hagerty began his career with bit parts in such mid-1980s films as Doctor Detroit,
Brewster’s Millions, Nothing in Common, One More Saturday Night,
Overboard and Red Heat and had a role in a 1986 episode of Cheers.
He also appeared in the early-’90s films Dick Tracy, V.I. Warshawski and Wayne’s World
Mike Hagerty Dies
the latter being his first film with Mike Myers.