james michael tyler

Friends’ James Michael Tyler, Who Played Gunther, Dead at 59 — TVLine

James Michael Tyler, best known for his recurring role as Central Perk manager Gunther on Friends, died Sunday morning following a years-long battle with Stage 4 prostate cancer, the actor’s rep confirmed to TVLine. He was 59 years old. “The world knew him as Gunther (the seventh “Friend”), but Michael’s loved ones knew him as an […]

Friends’ James Michael Tyler, Who Played Gunther, Dead at 59 — TVLine

Oh man. I was literally just watching Friends the other night and wondering how he was doing. So, so sad. :(

sad news about James Michael Tyler

James Michael Tyler (you know him as Gunther from Friends) has stage 4 prostate cancer, which spread far enough to paralyze him below the waist. It’s so sad. I wondered why he didn’t appear in person at the Friends reunion and well, he explains his reasoning here. I totally get why he waited until now to go public.

I’ve said this so many times before, but man, fuck cancer.