Mexico City /
The Serie ‘Friends‘, one of the most successful in the history of television and which was broadcast from 1994 to 2004, suffered a heavy loss after the death of James Michael Tyler, who perished at 59 years after battling a prostate cancer.
“He was an amazing person who spent his last days helping others. God bless you James, Gunther lives forever“said Kevin Bright, one of the directors of the broadcast.
It was the actor’s representative who assured that Tyler passed away peacefully in his home located in The Angels, California.
What ‘Gunther‘he won the affection of the fans of the series, who saw him as the manager of the’Central Perk‘, favorite site of the protagonists, over the years. He participated in 150 episodes.
“The world knew him as Gunther (the seventh ‘Friend’), from the hit series’Friends‘but Michael’s loved ones knew him as an actor, musician and loving husband, “the family said in a statement.
Last June, James Michael Tyler decided to reveal that he had stage four prostate cancer; He received the first diagnosis in 2018, but kept it private until a few months ago.