Over the weekend, the sad news emerged that another beloved actor has passed away. Hugh Dane, best known for his longtime role on the popular series “The Office,” died at the age of 75.
The actor reportedly passed away on May 16, though the news of his death was not made public until this week. The news circulated on Monday night when fellow star Rainn Wilson, who played the infamous “Dwight” on the show, posted a tribute on social media.
While Hugh Dane had acted on several other shows and movies throughout his career, including “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” and “Bridesmaids,” he was best known for his role as the security guard in “The Office.”
After the news of his death emerged, fans from around the nation began to speak out. Additionally, several of his coworker’s took to social media to post heartbreaking tributes about Dane’s death. Those that watched the show loved security guard Hank, and that is evident through the posts flooding in.
At this point, the cause of death has still not been revealed. We will continue to update as information is made available.
Meanwhile, please be praying for Hugh Dane’s family during this time. His funeral is set to take place on June 9. Share your prayers here! In other recent news, First Lady Melania just made her first public appearance since hospitalization and she looked stunning as usual!