American actor, Hugh Dane, who played ‘Hank the Security Guard‘ on NBC’s ‘The Office’, has died at the age of 75.
His former co-star Rainn Wilson announced Dane’s death on his social media Monday evening, praising the actor as “one of the greats” and also directed fans to make any memorial donations in Dane’s honor to the Los Angeles Inner City Cultural Center.
‘RIP Hugh Dane, aka Hank the security guard. He was one of the greats. So kind, funny, talented. We will all miss him. Donations can be made in his name to: http://www.innercityculturalcenter.org/ .’
RIP Hugh Dane, aka Hank the security guard. He was one of the greats. So kind, funny, talented. We will all miss him. Donations can be made in his name to: https://t.co/z1SAqamWMM pic.twitter.com/ysevEZKOjy
— RainnWilson (@rainnwilson) June 4, 2018
It also revealed that Dane died in mid-May and the Los Angeles Inner City Cultural Center had previously posted about the actor’s death on May 26, along with information about a memorial service for the “loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.”
Hugh Dane who was most well-known for his role in ‘The Office‘, had a lengthy career as a character actor in film and television. He worked on projects like Roc, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Friends, Boy Meets World andLittle Fockers, among others.