Anushka Sharma and Samantha Ruth Prabhu heartbroken after unfortunate demise of Friends actor James Michael Tyler

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Published by Bhavya Shah on 25 Oct 2021

In what has broken the hearts of many Friends fans, actor James Michael Tyler, who essayed the role of coffee shop Central Perk’s manager Gunther on Friends, died on Sunday at the age of 59. Tyler was battling prostate cancer.

Actresses Anushka Sharma and Samantha Ruth Prabhu had posted on their Instagram stories to express their dejection at the sorrowful news. Anushka Sharma shared a post by Pubity and dropped a broken heart emoji while Samantha also reposted the same post by Pubity, and wrote, “Noooooo” followed by a broken heart emoji.

Famous Instagram page Pubity had taken to their Instagram handle to post a series of pictures of James. Their caption read, “James Michael Tyler has sadly passed away at the age of 59 from prostate cancer. He had been battling cancer since 2018 and died at his home in LA. Rest in Peace, James Michael Tyler.”

James’ Friends co-stars Jennifer Aniston, Maggie Wheeler, Matt LeBlanc, Courtney Cox and others also took to their respective Instagram handles to pay their respect to the late actor.

Tyler had been fighting with prostate cancer since 2018. He announced on NBC’s Today show in June that he had been diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer in September 2018.

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